PSYCHIATRIST-CHILD & ADOLESCENT

Location
Danville, PA
Posted
Mar 27, 2017
Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent
  Geisinger Health System, one of the premiere tertiary medical systems on the east coast, serving the Northeast and Central PA region, is recruiting child/adolescent psychiatrists to expand our practice at Geisinger Medical Center, located in Danville, PA.

 

 

Geisinger’s child & adolescent psychiatry team is committed to collaborative care and evidence-based treatments, with a breadth of child psychology and family therapy colleagues.

Among the conditions we see, on-site services include:

- behavior modification & problem-solving skills training for ADHD, ODD, and other behavior problems

- parent-child interaction therapy; Incredible Years program for preschool age children

- family & group therapy for adolescents and parent-child problems

- cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression & anxiety, including CBT with exposure & response prevention for OCD

- compressive behavioral intervention for tics, with habit reversal training

- weight management behavioral program for parents & children/teens

- comprehensive neuropsychological testing/diagnostic evaluations

 

Geisinger psychiatrists enjoy the benefits of a flexible call schedule, generous time off and CME policies, a substantial CME stipend, retirement plans, and comprehensive health insurance and prescription plans.

 

The Division of Psychiatry at GMC encompasses a full array of services and modalities, including adult and child psychiatry, adult and child psychology, adult and child neuropsychology, primary care and specialty integrated care clinics, inpatient short-term care, intensive outpatient programming, community psychiatry, university mental health services, telepsychiatry, comprehensive consult and liaison services, and ECT. The Division’s strong focus on academics offers the opportunity to teach and support medical students, interns and fellows, as well as involvement with our newly established, ACGME-accredited Psychiatry Residency program.

 

Geisinger combines a premiere academic, clinical, and technological center of excellence with family favorites - great schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing, local community events and festivals, and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. Sport enthusiasts will revel in local teams including Hershey and Penn State. Three major local universities, concert venues, theatre ensembles, and quaint shopping and dining districts abound. The picturesque Susquehanna River Valley and neighboring Poconos provide opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. just an afternoon’s drive away; weekend getaways await at the Jersey and Delaware shores.

 

Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in central and northeast Pennsylvania and is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.  A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 9 hospital campuses, 43 community practice sites and more than 1,200 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians. 

 

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare.

For more information, contact:  Stephen Paolucci, MD, Psychiatry Division Chair c/o Lori Surak,  Professional Staffing at ljsurak@geisinger.edu or 570-214-48123.
RECRUITER:

Lori Surak
ljsurak@geisinger.edu
Office 570-214-8123


**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

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