Dallas, TX – October 12th, 2021 – BasePoint Psychiatry is pleased to announce today that it and UT Southwestern Medical School have launched a new, 10-year teaching affiliation program for 3rd and 4th year psychiatry residents. The goal of this pioneering program is to optimize mental health care for rural areas of Texas through telehealth and other innovative treatment modalities to further prepare future psychiatrists of Texas with the experience to serve outpatients across Texas.
Starting in the 2021-2022 academic year, there will be a UT Southwestern Medical School of Medicine PGY-3 Psychiatry resident stationed at BasePoint Psychiatry’s outpatient clinic in Forney one day a week. The residents will obtain individual clinical supervision from psychiatrist Dr. Kimberly Dobbins and will participate in telehealth services, adolescent group therapy programs, and TMS depression treatment programs.
According to Executive Medical Director Dr. Kimberly Dobbins, “This teaching affiliation supports BasePoint’s mission to become an employer and provider of choice in Texas and further enhance the services that BasePoint provides to its patients and also will allow residents at UT Southwestern to gain invaluable experience in the underserved areas of outpatient mental healthcare in Texas.
About BasePoint Health Management
BasePoint is committed to providing accessible, understandable, and effective behavioral healthcare to our patients and their families. BasePoint Health Management provides non-clinical management services to Basepoint Psychiatry And Wellness as well as BasePoint Academy. BasePoint Psychiatry and Wellness is a clinical leader in psychiatry, counseling, and alternative depression treatments such as TMS Therapy. BasePoint Academy is an outpatient program specifically designed to address the unique challenges that teens face today with mental health and substance use disorder.
BasePoint Health Management
Company Name: BasePoint Psychiatry and Wellness
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