Employment Opportunities - Psychiatrist



The Massachusetts Mental Health Center (MMHC) seeks licensed, board-certified psychiatrists to provide psychopharmacologic treatment and clinical leadership in the outpatient clinic. The clientele are primarily adults cared for by the Department of Mental Health who experience a variety of difficulties including major mental illness, disruptions in attachments, trauma, poverty, substance abuse, homelessness, and involvement with the criminal justice system. Desirable qualifications include experience with the pharmacology of complex illness, psychiatric rehabilitation, and integration with physical health and wellness. Areas of responsibility can be tailored to the particular interests and expertise of the individual selected, but will involve clinical care, supervision/ teaching, administration, and program development. An academic appointment with the Harvard Medical School is possible for the appropriate candidate. 

For details about available positions, contact MMHC's medical director, Elizabeth B. Simpson MD at [email protected] 

About MMHC: From its home in Boston's Longwood Medical Area, the Massachusetts Mental Health Center, the largest of the Department of Mental Health's state-operated outpatient clinics, persists in its century-long mission of exemplary care, research, and training of young professionals. MMHC intentionally positions itself to provide integrated treatment to patient populations who are poorly served by the private sector. Service lines are in a constant state of development, adapting to the changing distribution of needs and diagnoses within the DMH population and the emergence of new evidence-based treatments. Unique programs include multidisciplinary teams dedicated to personality disorders, problematic sexual behaviors, young adults emerging from DCF, a co-located primary care clinic, and an emergency shelter. In addition, the Vinfen Corporation works with the clinical teams to extend rehabilitation services into the community. An affiliation Beth Israel Medical Center and the Harvard Medical School, and collaboration with other local colleges and universities, feed an extensive integrated training program in public sector mental health treatment and rehabilitation.

Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter to Jon Murphy ([email protected] ). 

About Vinfen: We offer a generous benefits package including:

*A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan *Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans Employer-paid Life , Accidental Death & Dismemberment, and Long-Term Disability Insurance *Generous Vacation, Holiday, Personal and Sick Time Benefits *Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care) Educational Assistance and Remission Programs w $500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap! w Other generous benefits and perks! 

To learn more about Vinfen, and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our website at www.vinfen.org. Recruiters, please no calls.

Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a 650+ bed tertiary care teaching affiliated with Harvard Medical School, is recruiting for a part time ambulatory psychiatrist to provide general psychiatry and psycho-pharmacology services at our flagship community health center in Dorchester. The successful candidate for this position may be considered for a Harvard Medical School appointment at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, Part-Time, commensurate with experience, achievements and teaching contributions.

The Bowdoin Street Health Center is a multi-specialty practice serving the Bowdoin-Geneva community. We provide comprehensive primary care and behavioral health services, and are staffed by 12 medical providers as well as five clinical social workers and two part- time psychiatrists. Our behavioral health department is highly collaborative and is very committed to meeting patient need. In addition, the behavioral health department is fully integrated within the health center as a whole and there is ample opportunity for close collaboration with the primary care providers.

Founded in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood in 1972 by community residents, Bowdoin Street Health Center remains focused on providing outstanding medical care while maintaining a tradition of working with residents to identify and meet their unique health needs. The mission of the health center is to provide excellent, compassionate care to our patients and support the health of the entire community.

Recognizing how social and economic factors in the community can also influence an individual's health status, Bowdoin Street actively engages with community organizations and public entities to prevent violence improve access to healthy, affordable foods and promote wellness through exercise and stress reduction.

For more information on the health center please visit our Web Site:


Applications are made online at www.hmfphysicians.org/careers. Please respond to requisition #201385. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.