Opportunity: Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist - Bastrop
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Psychiatry, General
Location: Bastrop, TX, USA
Region: South , Rural
Job Position Code: 78602  
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 2/20/2023 12:36:00 PM  
Locum Stop Date:    
J1/H1B Visa? Yes

 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary negotiable based on experience. 

Incentive Pay: $10k location stipend (Bastrop)
Signing Bonus: $5k *Starting bonus
Student Loan Forgiveness:


Relocation Paid: $5k in State; $10k out of State
Vacation: 3 weeks of PTO
Call Coverage: Phone only; nearly 1 week a year
Other Benefits:

Excellent Benefits! This facility offers a progressive compensation and benefits package which includes:

  • Health, life, dental and optical insurance
  • PTO: 3 weeks; 3 personal; 3 sick
  • 5 days and $2,000 annually for CME
  • $5,000 starting bonus
  • $5,000 in state; $10,000 out of state for relocation assistance
  • $10,000 location stipend for this location
  • FTCA Malpractice Insurance
  • Retirement pension available

 Job Description

In Bastrop, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a Full-Time Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to deliver excellent care and professional experience to the patients of our center appropriate for an out-patient, primary care community health center with multicultural, multilingual patient population

Job Overview:

  • Provides psychiatric evaluations, reevaluations, diagnoses, and treatment to patients
  • Obtain and record pertinent medical, family and social history and perform mental status examinations, and related neurological examinations
  • Provide crisis-oriented care for individuals, identified as needing immediate psychiatric intervention, including referral to appropriate levels of care
  • Consult and collaborate with other healthcare providers, agencies, and educational personnel with consent, as necessary
  • Monitor and evaluate accuracy of diagnoses and effectiveness of prescribed treatment plans

No agencies, please. TACHC does not accept solicitations from outside recruitment agencies.

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 Job Requirements


  • Current valid license to practice medicine in the State of Texas and able to maintain licensure
  • Current DEA certificate
  • Board eligibility in Psychiatry (ABPN) is required; board certification is required within (3) years of achieving initial eligibility.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Will accept new graduates!

Come make a difference in Bastrop!
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Community Overview

Bastrop is a growing community off a beautiful river, near the airport, reverse- rush-hour commute from Austin. An original Texas town with a fresh approach to life. A genuine destination where all-inclusive means everyone's invited. From the moment you cross our iconic Old Iron Bridge and step foot on our charming downtown streets, you'll feel welcomed - welcome to it all! It all starts with a stroll down Main Street, followed by an epic outdoor adventure, then mix in some live music and top it off with a mouthwatering meal. And that's just the half of it. We welcome you to make yourself at home, create your next story and enjoy our special brand of Texas hospitality. 

 Contact Information
Contact: Marcia Falloure, Provider Services Specialist
Texas Association of Community Health Centers
5900 Southwest Parkway
Building 3
Austin, TX 78735
Email: mfalloure@tachc.org
Phone: (512) 329-5959
Fax: (512) 329-9189

 Practice Information
Number of physicians in group: 4
Practice Description :

Our center seeks to hire board certified Behavioral Health Psychiatrists who are experienced working with the underserved population in a fast paced clinic setting. The ideal candidates are mission-focused; flexible with their time, work locations, and ability to provide coverage while working within a group practice; proactive; creative in problem-solving approaches; quality focused; see the provision of services to underserved populations as part of their career goals; and are comfortable working with a population who may have limited psychosocial resources. We provide appropriate behavioral health services for patients of all ages, from seniors and adults to adolescents and children. We employ a range of mental health professionals, including child and adolescent, adult, and psychiatrists specializing in geriatric mental health. The Psychiatrist delivers excellent care and professional experience to the patients for an out-patient, primary care community health center with multicultural, multilingual patient population. 

If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.