Advance your career with a position in the largest psychiatric program in central Virginia.

Piedmont Psychiatric Center is actively recruiting for a board-certified (or board-eligible) Child Psychiatrists for our treatment facility in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Located on the grounds of Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital, Piedmont Psychiatric Center is a well-established, multidisciplinary practice affiliated with Centra, an award-winning regional healthcare system.

In this position, you’ll be surrounded by an experienced and supportive team of Psychologists, Mental Health Counselors, and Nurse Practitioners as you work alongside seven other Adult Psychiatrists plus four Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists.

Some specifics of the position:

  • Opportunity to develop practice interests and a panel of patients;
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package (sign on bonus, education loan forgiveness and relocation assistance available);
  • Call is 1:8, workweek is typically 40 hours plus share of call;

This position provides an exceptional career opportunity in a region that has earned numerous accolades for its quality of life, including:

  • Best Places for Business and Careers – Forbes
  • Top Places to Live – CNN Money
  • Top Places to Retire – Forbes
  • Top Adventure Towns – National Geographic
  • America’s Best High Schools –Newsweek
  • Top Best-Value Cities –

Lynchburg is ideally situated in the heart of Virginia, a convenient distance from coastal beaches, ski resorts, and metro areas such as Washington, DC, and Richmond. The Lynchburg area is home to well over 100,000 residents, and offers acclaimed schools, colleges, and universities, as well as an incredible diversity of housing options—from historic neighborhoods to waterfront settings, from urban lofts to suburban estates.

Apply online or submit your CV today to for immediate consideration.

Specialty Psychiatry Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Virginia Baptist Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)