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Office Space for Rent

Therapist’s office to rent, 2 days per week, beginning February 1, 2018 in Bellevue WA. 14’ X 12’ furnished office in a suite of 4 offices with mental health professionals for two days per week. Available 2/1/2018, with a one year lease. Secretarial service available at extra cost. Rental cost $360.00 per month. Small additional charge for use of Wi Fi. Contact: J. Wayne Mathews, MD at 425-455-5850. 

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Date Posted: 01/10/2018



Help Build a Gateway for Better Health At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we want every patient we see to receive the medical care they need to live long and thrive. When you join Northwest Permanente, P.C., you’ll have the chance to practice in an environment that offers ample opportunity to pursue – and achieve – your personal and professional dreams. You’ll also benefit from a comprehensive network of support services and a talented team of colleagues who share your passion for medicine and patient care. We invite you to consider these opportunities with our physician-managed, multi-specialty group of over 1,500 physicians and clinicians who care for over 570,000 members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.

BC/BE PSYCHIATRISTS – Pacific Northwest Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking BC/BE Adult Psychiatrists to staff our facilities throughout the Portland Metro area and Salem, Oregon as well as in Longview-Kelso and Vancouver, Washington. The positions are outpatient with some virtual care, consultations occurring in our ERs and require compatibility with physicians in the primary care setting. Candidates should have experience in medication consultation, crisis intervention, evidence-based psychiatric treatments and psychiatric consultations.

We also have openings for Inpatient Psychiatrists at our Brookside Center in Portland, Oregon. We offer excellent benefits: • $25,000 sign-on bonus* • $125,000 loan assistance program for medical education* • competitive salary and benefit package • generous pension program • professional liability coverage • sabbatical leave, education leave and more * inquire for details Nestled between the Cascade and Coastal Mountain ranges, the Pacific Northwest offers countless natural and cultural attractions. The Portland metropolitan area is a big city with a small community feel, boasting a strong school system and endless opportunities to seek fun or adventure.

To apply, please visit our Web site at: For more information, call Laura at (503) 813-3862 or email EOE

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Date Posted: 01/03/2018

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Laura Russell
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Psychiatry Residency Associate Director/Clinical Associate Professor

Primary Purpose We are seeking an energetic, independent, motivated Psychiatry Residency Associate Director to establish an Idaho Track for the existing University of Utah (U of U) Psychiatry Residency Program. The U of U, the State of Idaho, Idaho State University (ISU), and the Salt Lake Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System are collaborating to expand the Psychiatry Residency program. This track is projected to enroll its first 3 residents July 1, 2019 who will spend the majority of their R-1 & R-2 years training in Salt Lake City and the majority of their R-3 through R-4 years training in sites in eastern Idaho. The position is approximately half-time clinical and half-time educational/administrative. Initial duties will include establishing clinical training sites with hospitals and clinics who have expressed interest in the new program, managing affiliation agreements, planning, budgeting, maintenance of ACGME accreditation, and curricular development and oversight as well as acting as a liaison with the parent program at U of U. Longer-term duties will include supervising resident clinical work as well as scholarship and administrative activities. On-call responsibilities are to be determined. A successful applicant will be an employee of ISU and also have a clinical faculty appointment at U of U. This position will be assisted and mentored regularly by a residency coordinator and the U of U Department of Psychiatry Vice-Chair for Training and Education. Administrative support will be provided by ISU. Salary is commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits including retirement, life & health insurance, vacation leave, and full malpractice coverage. The Pocatello area is rich in natural beauty with spectacular national parks and national monuments within a few hours drive.

•Establish clinical training sites and affiliations
•Program administration including maintenance of ACGME accreditation, strategic planning, and budgeting
•Curricular development and oversight
•Supervision of resident training and evaluation
•Patient care activities
•Maintain a program of scholarship Minimum Qualifications
•M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited medical school
•Completion of psychiatry residency
•Board certified in psychiatry (or board eligible within 12 months of employment)
•Eligible for unrestricted medical, pharmacy, and DEA licensure/registrations in Idaho
•Eligible for full hospital and clinic privileges, as appropriate Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language Preferred Qualifications
•Three to five (3-5) years of clinical experience
•Experience teaching in an academic role
•Documented leadership experience
•Evidence of activity in state and/or national professional associations
•Scholarship experience (funded research, publications, presentations)

Applications must be submitted online at Please submit the following documents with your application: Curriculum vitae, a Cover letter detailing qualifications and experience, and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by January 15, 2018. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be a conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation. Idaho State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Veterans' preference. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. 

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Date Posted: 12/12/2017

Contact Name: Emily Grauer
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Contact Phone: 203-549-0060

 Clinical Behavioral Health Therapist-Ballard Homeless Clinic

Neighborcare Health offers high quality health care through its medical, dental and school-based clinics, and is the leading provider to low-income and uninsured patients in the Seattle area. Our purpose is to improve health by engaging, educating, and empowering people in the communities we serve. Clinical Behavioral Health Therapist (LICSW) Summary The Clinic Behavioral Therapist will work in the Ballard Medical Clinic serving adults experiencing homelessness, and provides direct care to patients as well as consultative behavioral health services to the primary care medical teams. The Clinic Behavioral Therapist partners with the other health care providers at their site to identify and manage patients with mental health, substance use, and health behavior concerns. Activities include the provision of brief evidence-based behavioral interventions, real-time consultation with providers, time-sensitive assessment, crisis intervention, trauma-informed counseling, support, risk/harm reduction, prevention, screening, pre-treatment counseling, education, tobacco cessation, outreach, advocacy, and relapse prevention. The Clinic Behavioral Therapist works in partnership and joint accountability with other team members to increase patient access to behavioral health and substance abuse services and achieve Neighborcare’s Mission, Guiding Principles and Goals We offer competitive pay, an excellent benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Plan, Paid Time Off, and more! Our ideal candidate: Enjoys working at the top of their license and partnering with team members Ability to work with individuals of varying ethnicities, socio-economic levels, cultures, and sexual orientations Experienced working with a wide range of mental health conditions across the lifespan (Children to Adolescents to Geriatric patients) within a clinical setting. Experience in assessment and brief behavioral interventions for substance use disorders. Eligible candidates have a Master's degree in Social Work, Counseling or related field, or PhD in Psychology and are licensed as a LICSW, LMFT, LMHC, or Clinical Psychologist. LICSW or Clinical Psychologist preferred. 

Date Posted: 11/3/2017

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 Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

In Portland, you are minutes away from world-class skiing, hiking and golf courses, not to mention some of the finest cuisine, wine, and spirits found anywhere in the world. Albertina Kerr empowers people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental health challenges, and other social barriers to lead self-determined lives and reach their full potential. We're seeking a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist for our inpatient psychiatric crisis residential unit in Northeast Portland. The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist provides comprehensive psychiatric medical care to individuals served in Youth and Family Services' community based, outpatient, and inpatient programs, as assigned. The responsibilities include psychiatric evaluation of patients, prescribing and managing medications, and coordinating care with other staff and community providers. This position works with physicians, nurses, therapists, social workers, counselors, and others to ensure appropriate quality of care is provided to all patients. The successful candidate will have a License to practice medicine in Oregon. Must hold full prescriptive authority in Oregon with DEA number; Be board certified or board eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Hold a current CPR certification; and have the physical ability to bend, stoop, kneel, squat, twist, reach, pull and lift heavy objects, consistent with work requirements in assigned program or programs. Please include your salary requirements with your application. 

Apply online at The nature of the services we provide prevents us from allowing in-person applications or inquiries. Albertina Kerr Centers maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, or other factors protected by law. Individuals with disabilities can request the accommodation in the application and employment process by contacting 503-262-0145.

Date Posted: 10/30/2017

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Weekend Psychiatrists

Cascade Behavioral Health Hospital in Tukwila is seeking WA licensed psychiatrists for weekend coverage. There is no expectation for evening call--although that may be included later for additional compensation. Pays $1300/day. Call me and I can describe the caseload, etc. (We are always looking for psychiatrists who are willing to cover vacations, as well.) 

Jeff Skolnick, MD

Date Posted: 10/18/2017

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Now Hiring! Adult Psychiatry Position at Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group

Adult Psychiatry, Washington State (1.0 FTE) Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group, the Pacific Northwest’s premier multi-specialty group, is currently seeking BE/BC Adult Psychiatrists to join our group practice. Job opportunities are currently available in Tacoma, Olympia, Bremerton, and Seattle. Washington Permanente Medical Group is dedicated to providing comprehensive, innovative and patient-centered care to communities throughout Washington. This commitment to quality has led to high patient satisfaction scores; in fact, we were recently ranked in the top four nationally for patient satisfaction.

  • 100% outpatient opportunity ideal for those with knowledge and skills in medication management and team consultation.
  • Limited Call Coverage
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills are essential.
  • Competitive salary, excellent bonuses, flexible schedule and generous benefit package offered. Call for more information.
  • Outstanding team in a collegial environment makes this opportunity worth exploring. Support staff.

Preferred Skills:

  • Interest in Behavioral Health integration.
  • Population based mental health management.
  • Support crisis therapy.
  • BE/BC in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry a plus.

Benefits include: Full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) & pension, paid vacation, CME, long-term disability, and long-term care benefits. Competitive salary offered. Washington Permanente Medical Group encourages its staff to maintain care-focused patient relationships and manage innovative practices using state-of-the-art technology while advocating a well-balanced life and personal health. Washington Permanente Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

For additional information or to submit your CV please contact Alan Munro at 206.257.8568 or

Date Posted: 10/5/2017

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 Medical Director of Outpatient Services $10K Sign on Bonus

Unique Opportunity Available for a Dynamic Leader to Make a Difference In the Puget Sound community! Be a part of our mission as the Psychiatric Medical Director of Outpatient Services at Navos:

  • Located in beautiful Seattle, one of the most desirable locations for quality of life in the country
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401k, Short/Long-term Disability, Life Insurance
  • 22 days of Paid Time Off and 8 paid holidays in your first year of employment
  • Malpractice Liability Insurance

The ideal candidate is a strong leader that will lead a compassionate team committed to a trauma informed, recovery oriented approach, while treating some of most vulnerable adults in our community. You will provide direction to medical staff ensuring safe, therapeutic and competent patient care, including initial diagnostic psychiatric evaluation, record review and medication management occur in accordance with state and agency standards. The Medical Director will remain current in best practices and motivate staff to provide care efficiently and complete documentation in a timely fashion, helping to improve communication with outside medical providers as needed, and serve as an expert resource on treatment team. The successful applicant brings the following:

  • Completion of an APA-approved residency in psychiatry; MD agree in good standing,
  • Be Board Eligible or Board-Certified in Psychiatry
  • 4+ years of direct patient care in the treatment of severely and persistently mentally ill clients; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience with both acutely and chronicle mentally ill adults preferred.
  • Training and/or experience in the treatment of geriatric patients
  • Must have current, thorough familiarity with psychotropic medications, their prescribing, administration, and appropriate monitoring, including the assessment and management of potential side effects.

Certificates; Licenses and/or Registrations: Possess and maintain a current unrestricted Washington State medical license, as well as current federal DEA/NPI licenses; active Medicare provider status and ongoing Board Certification U.S.

ABOUT NAVOS Known for our innovative approach, we are an award-winning 501C-3 nonprofit organization founded in 1966. The mission of Navos is to improve the quality of life of people vulnerable to mental illness and substance use disorders by providing a broad continuum of trauma informed care with a focus on recovery and resilience. Navos is committed to embracing equity and inclusiveness in everything we do. Services are targeted to those who live at or near poverty, often as a result of their mental illness. Our efforts are intentional, deliberate, and a fundamental part of the everyday expectation for working at Navos. We believe that treatment works and recovery happens.

Date Posted: 09/18/2017

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