​Outpatient Child Psychiatrist

Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC Hamot, located in Erie, Pa., is seeking a child psychiatrist to join a well-established comprehensive behavioral health outpatient program. This person will join an established practice serving more than 6,500.

Safe Harbor provides a collaborative and team-oriented work environment with collegiality, nursing support, and an opportunity to participate in research projects with Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. A continuum of nursing, case management, therapy, addiction services, and crisis intervention services support with the delivery of quality care.

Candidates should possess:

  • A strong interest in community mental health and serious mental illness
  • Interest in opportunities for consultation services at UPMC Hamot

This position is available immediately. As an employee, you will enjoy an excellent compensation package including full benefits and paid CME.

About Safe Harbor Behavioral Health of UPMC Hamot

Safe Harbor Behavioral Health was founded in 1993 and has a primary focus in serving adults with serious and persistent mental illness and children with serious emotional disturbance. Safe Harbor has been recognized for its innovation in behavioral health programming including comprehensive crisis intervention services, hospital diversion programming, partnership with local law enforcement, and participating in published research studies that have been instrumental to the field of psychiatry. Safe Harbor’s Crisis Services is a National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Center.​​​


To apply for this position, contact:

Katie Bool Shaffer
Physician Recruiter
Phone: 814-877-3327
Email: boolke@upmc.edu​


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