Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist Opportunities

Baltimore, MD

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

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  • Kennedy Krieger Institute

    Kennedy Krieger Institute

    Overview: Located in Baltimore, MD, Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.

    We are currently seeking superb Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists for the Center of Child and Family Traumatic Stress (CCFTS). The treatment environment at CCFTS is unique and collaborative. The staff psychiatrist will have the support of a multi-disciplinary team of psychologists, social workers and nursing. Available on-site neuropsychological testing can help inform treatment planning. All patients seen by the psychiatrist will be engaged in evidenced-based psychotherapies such as TF-CBT, CBT, DBT, PCIT and others. Yoga and mindfulness-based approaches are also available. The parents and caregivers of patients are also offered psychotherapy. This position also offers unique research and teaching opportunities through an affiliation with Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

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    Educational requirements include a medical degree, board eligibility or certification in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and the ability to obtain a medical license in the State of Maryland. Successful candidates will demonstrate substantial experience and reputation as a clinician, the ability to collaborate closely with a multi-disciplinary team and a strong interest in high quality, trauma-informed care.

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    Posted November 12, 2021