Skip to main content
Search Jobs

Valley Springs Behavioral Health Hospital, a state-of-the-art, 150-bed hospital operated jointly with Lifepoint Behavioral Health and Baystate Health, is seeking passionate, creative and goal-oriented team members. We provide evidence-based mental health care, including programs for child/adolescent, adult and geriatric populations. Our treatment is built on a psychosocial model of care and follows the core principles of resilience, recovery and restoration.

We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation and flexible scheduling so you can focus on what really matters – providing quality patient care. Join our team in Holyoke to build a career that touches lives.

Psychiatrist for DMH Unit

Holyoke, Massachusetts

Req ID 492226 Post Date Dec. 13, 2023 CategoryBehavioral Health FacilityValley Springs Behavioral Health Hospital


Valley Springs Behavioral Health Hospital in Holyoke, MA, is seeking a Psychiatrist for their long term psychiatric unit managed in conjunction with the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health. This is the perfect position for a psychiatrist interested in Community Psychiatry or who has completed a fellowship in Community Psychiatry. The patient average length of stay is 18 months which affords the psychiatrist time to formulate a diagnostic assessment, to develop effective pharmacological interventions and to experience a rewarding relationship with the patient. The experienced multidisciplinary team assists with all aspects of management including the progressive movement towards independence and ultimately an effective aftercare plan.
Valley Springs Behavioral Health Hospital is a state-of-the-art freestanding hospital designed solely with behavioral health patients in mind. The space is bright and spacious, with beautiful views of the valley. Safety is the number one priority in our design. Come join this mission based team!
Holyoke is in the suburbs of Springfield and about 2 hours from Boston and 3 hours from New York. This riverside community offers an abundance of outdoor activities and affordable housing options. The New England area offers Psychiatrists ample academic opportunities for professional and personal growth.



Education: Graduate of an accredited medical school doctoral program required; completed residency in Psychiatry, board certification preferred.

Experience: Prior experience in hospital based psychiatric practice or outpatient psychiatric practice preferred

License: Current unencumbered medical doctor licensure in the state applicable to the facility

Additional requirements: Successful credentialing with facility.


Explore This Location

Explore This Location

Learn More

In the news

You have no recently viewed jobs

You have no saved jobs

Sign Up For Job Alerts

Want to be the first to know when a job you are interested in opens up? Sign up to receive email alerts.
Select a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.
All fields are required.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Behavioral Health, Holyoke, Massachusetts, United StatesRemove