Job Description

ACT Psychiatrist needed!

Lifewell Behavioral Wellness is seeking compassionate individuals who want to make a difference! We are offering a $10,000 Sign-on Bonus.

As an ACT provider at Lifewell, you will be responsible for providing customized community-based services for people living with a serious mental illness who need more intensive wrap-around services to keep them living their lives in the community and out of the hospitals, jails, crisis system or emergency rooms. As an ACT psychiatrist you will have a reduced caseload of only 100 members who you will get to know more than the standard 15 minute med-check. You will see these members when they are in the hospital or in their home in addition to office based services that you will provide. You will work with a highly specialized team of ACT specialists that assist the member with housing, substance use, rehabilitation, peer supports, independent living skills and additional services as needed. 

Join our team to inspire hope, provide opportunities for healing and support better health. At Lifewell, you’ll join a team passionate about providing hope, healing and health to those we serve. Our mission drives us, and you’ll see this in our desire to help others reach a balanced mental health lifestyle.

Enjoy competitive salaries and excellent benefits, including Incentive opportunities, full benefits (Health, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Retirement plan, etc), flexible work schedules, CME stipend and time-off, vacation, sick, and holiday paid leave, malpractice insurance, loan repayment through NHSC at selected clinics and sign-on bonus.

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Skills / Requirements


  • A doctorate of medicine or osteopathic medicine with a specialty in psychiatry
  • Licensure issued by the Arizona Medical Board
  • Full prescription authority with current D.E.A. licensure
  • Some assignments require a current Arizona Driver License and a current satisfactory 39-month Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Background Check
  • Minimum 1 year recovery from drugs and/or alcohol
  • Minimum typing speed of 25 wpm
  • Possession of, and ability to obtain the following:
    • PMP Registry
    • CPR and First Aid certifications

Important Notes

Lifewell Behavioral Wellness is a non-profit behavioral healthcare agency providing treatment, services and support for low-income clients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI), general mental health issues and substance abuse disorders. Lifewell offers residential, outpatient, community living and psychosocial rehabilitation programs which are client centered and adapted to address a broad range of needs.

Lifewell programs provide safe and supportive environments that foster recovery, healthy living and personal growth for clients as they build on existing strengths, focus on addressing deficiencies, and learn new social and vocational skills.