Psychiatrist, American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) Certified, to focuses on the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of people who are suffering from one or more disorders related to addiction. This may include disorders involving legal and illegal drugs, gambling, sex, food, and other impulse control disorders. This position will allow ample opportunity for research in the discipline of addiction psychiatry.
Duties and Responsibilities
Provides initial psychiatric evaluation, assess, diagnosis, prescribes, directs, and administers treatments or medications to treat behavioral disorders, mental illness and/or addictions.
Prescribes psychotropic and other clinically indicated medications
Oversees and ensures compliance with medication management through knowledge of risks, benefits and side-effects and potential medication interactions
Provides psychiatric medical expertise and consultation services to the interdisciplinary treatment team.
Documents all patient interactions in the patient’s record.
Responds and provides input regarding psychiatric/medical management of patient issues presented by clinical staff regularly.
Completes required documents/forms on behalf of patients
Supervision of clinical operations and the lead of the multidisciplinary team
Qualifications and Requirements
Florida Licensed Doctor of Medicine (MD) preferred or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Certification from the American Board of Addiction Medicine “ABAM” preferred.
Addiction Medicine trained, or experience required
A minimum of one year in behavioral health/substance abuse industry.
Internal Number: 101
About The Florida House Experience
The Florida House Experience (“FHE”) is a dually accredited (CARF and JOINT) licensed behavioral healthcare institution that delivers quality, medically integrated personalized treatment for those suffering with Behavioral Health Disorders. We specialize in addictive disorders, eating disorders, and other behavioral health diagnoses such as mood disorders, depression, anxiety, and traumatic disorders. We employ a team of highly qualified, compassionate individuals who share in the desire to serve this vulnerable population. We provide innovative treatment by treating not just the mind and the behaviors, but by treating the BRAIN itself through our cutting-edge neuro-rehabilitative services.
We are affiliated for internships and research initiatives with: University of Miami, Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine: Friedman Brain Institute, Florida International University, Florida Atlantic University, and Barry University.
The Florida House Experience boasts a “Best in Class” state-of-the-art inpatient treatment facilities, outpatient and sober living campus’ that promotes a strong sense of community while also providing patients with ongoing access to our multi-disciplinary te...am and services. We have been voted as “Top Work Places” three years in a row.
We Strive to be the Leader in Safe, Scientific and Outcome-Driven Behavioral Health and Addiction Innovation
Our mission is to provide safe, science-driven, and innovative medically integrated behavioral healthcare, utilizing cutting edge precision medicine and neuro-technologies to improve brain dysfunction.