Staff Psychiatrist

The McNabb Center, a community mental health center, based in Knoxville, Tennessee, is the region's leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual's "Well Mind, Well Being," we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy through adulthood. Since 1948, the Center has proudly served individuals with the most needs and fewest resources. Today, the McNabb Center is a thriving organization that provides the full continuum of mental health care services to over 45,000 people throughout East Tennessee each year. We are hiring additional psychiatrists due to the growing demand for our services. Highlights include:

  • This is an outpatient practice with a Monday-Friday work week (8A-5P)
  • Outpatient services include diagnostic assessment, medication counseling and psychiatric services.  
  • Psychiatrist see clients 32 hours/week and have a manageable volume.
  • We offer a physician-friendly work environment that includes flexible hours. (24 hours plus is considered full-time to receive benefits)
  • The opportunity to be involved in mentoring and teaching psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners.
  • Psychiatrists will provide care for a broad range of mental health issues: bipolar, depression, anxiety, SUD, etc…
  • We offer a wide range of innovative services including the McNabb Center's Mobile Health Clinic, which brings behavioral services to rural Tennesseans in need of them most.
  • We are a diverse staff and community and embrace diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging.
  • Competitive salary plus excellent benefits to include medical, dental, vision, (free) life insurance, (free) long term disability, parental leave, continuing education, 100% malpractice coverage reimbursement, and 403b with generous annually increasing company contribution to reward longevity.
  • Several semi-rural clinic sites are eligible for National Health Services Corp and STAR loan forgiveness programs.
  • Knoxville is a thriving community with a metropolitan area population of nearly 800,000. It is the 3rd largest city in Tennessee and is among the ten fastest-growing U.S. cities with the best employment outlook in the country.
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a 45-minute drive.
  • Residents enjoy a low cost of living that is 80% of the national average along with low crime, affordable housing and a wide array of cultural amenities.
  • We are home to the University of Tennessee which has over 900 programs of study and 32,000 students. The "Volunteers" athletic programs have won 23 national titles and 197 SEC team titles.
  • There are numerous annual festivals and special events that continue to exhibit the many ways in which our community is culturally diverse and historically significant.
  • Knoxville has received numerous national awards in recognition of its outstanding quality of life including: Top 10 Hidden Gems of the Housing Market in 2022 (, Top 50 Best Cities to Live (, Best College Towns & Cities in America (WalletHub), and #1 Best City for Pet Lovers (Apartment Guide).
  • Tennessee has no state income tax.


  • Knox County, Tennessee