Est. $23.75 - $52.18
Full-time, Part-time

Dallas, TX 75215

Now Hiring

Seeking an Adult Psychiatrist treating Eating Disorders at our Eating Recovery Center Treatment Center

Location:  Plano, TX

Who we are

ERC and Pathlight comprise the nation’s leading mental health care system dedicated to the treatment of eating disorders and primary mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders. Working closely with patients and their families, our multi-disciplinary treatment programs illuminate the path forward and provide patients with a foundation for long-lasting mental wellness.

How you’ll serve our patients 

As a Psychiatrist at ERC Pathlight, you can expect to be a part of team that delivers hands-on treatment, therapy sessions and/or support to our patients in one of our many centers around the nation. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Settings: Inpatient, PHP, Residential - Inpatient is seen down the street at Baylor Hospital.  PHP and Res in on-site at Eating Recovery Center in Plano.

  • Ages: 18+

  • Caseload: 20-24 for adult patient population 

  • 20-25hrs per week with patients remainder with team and leaders collaborating together below are averages in each of our settings.

    • Inpatient 3-4 weeks treatment seeing 4 to 5 patients per day
    • Residential 4-5 weeks treatment seeing 8-10 patients per day

    • PHP 6-8 weeks treatment seeing 4 to 5 patients per day

      • For PHP - patients are usually seen twice a week - Once Individually and once in “Team rounds” which is about a 15-minute encounter where the patients meet with their entire team to review the successes and challenges of the week and to set goals for the coming week, together!

      So overall face-to-face time for each patient is about one hour per week.

      • We deliberately set our caseloads for teams to reflect about 50% of a Physician Treatment time being patient facing and 50% of time doing other things including team leadership, learning, contracting outside providers, presenting and teaching and Admin tasks.

  • Schedule; 1.0 FTE 

  • Full-support staff; Dieticians, ProT, PriT, Primary Care, Clinical Manager, Admin, Case Manager, NP/PA.

  • Obtain medical histories, and order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests

  • Achieve quality metrics by focusing on clinically relevant outcome measures 

  • Advocate for patients by providing consistent and timely documentation regarding the patients need for level of care


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
  • Completion of a psychiatric, pediatric, or adolescent residency program from an accredited residency program. 
  • Board eligible in in appropriate specialty (board certified preferred)


  • Licensed to practice medicine in state of employment or state of assignment
  • Completed and met clinical competency standards

What's in it for you:

We offer a flexible career path with comprehensive training and professional development opportunities.

  • Competitive wages & Advancement opportunities
  • Full Benefits 1st of month after hire
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance
  • 23 days of Paid Time off plus 3 additional Holidays
  • 401(K) with Company Match
  • Flexible Spending Account Program
  • A competency-driven core culture, offering a great place to work in addition to providing world-class care to our patients
  • IAEDP™ Approved Supervisors on staff
  • Professional Conferences
  • Membership Dues
  • Medical Licensure
  • Web-based EMR designed specifically for Behavioral Healthcare 


Posting ID: 729193107 Posted: 2022-04-24 Job Title: Adult Psychiatrist