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Atrium Health Behavioral Health

Atrium Health Behavioral Health

One in four people experience a mental health issue. No one should be alone on the journey to recovery from a mental illness or substance use disorder- and our behavioral health team at Atrium Health are dedicated to providing incredible care and recovery from mental illness or substance use disorders. 

Why Atrium Health Behavioral Health? 

Atrium Health's integrated system of inpatient, outpatient, school-based and crisis programs makes us the most comprehensive behavioral healthcare provider in the region. Our two inpatient behavioral health facilities, Atrium Health Behavioral Health Charlotte and Atrium Health Behavioral Health Davidson along with Atrium Health Behavioral Health Stanly and Atrium Health Kings Mountain are facilties of Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center. Atrium Health Behavioral Health Charlotte is home to the only dedicated psychiatric emergency departments in the region, providing treatment across the broad continuum of inpatient and outpatient services.

Current Behavioral Health Positions

We are proud to offer a variety of positions, including:

  • Registered Nurses
  • New Graduate Nurses 
  • Psychotherapists
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Behavioral Health Clinicians (Inpatient)
  • Telemental Health Clinician II
  • Psychotherapist Inpatient/Outpatient/Production/Non-Production

View all of our Atrium Health Behavioral Health Opportunities on

Current Sign-on Bonus Opportunities

  • Experienced Nurses: Up to $20,000 FT, $7,500 PT in Greater Charlotte and rural areas
  • New Grad Nurses: Up to $7,500 for FT
  • Psychotherapist: $3,000 FT in Greater Charlote and rural areas 
  • Telemental Health Clinician: $3,000 FT in Greater Charlotte and rural areas
  • Behavioral Health Clinician: $3,000 Weekender in Greater Charlotte and rural areas

To view our other Sign on bonus opportunities, visit Atrium Health Sign-On Bonus Opportunities on

Relocation and Referral Bonus Opportunities 

  • Relocation Bonuses
    • Registered Nurse: $5,000 FT relocation bonus in Greater Charlotte and rural areas 
    • Registered Nurse: $3000 PT relocation bonus in Greater Charlotte and rural areas
    • Telemental Health Clinician II: $3,000 FT relocation bonus in Greater Charlotte and rural areas
    • Psychotherapist: $3,000 FT relocation bonus in Greater Charlotte and rural areas

Not local but interested in joining the team? We'll even help cover your relocation expenses up to $5,000. 

  • Referral Bonuses 
    • Full Licensure Telemental Health Clinician II: $3,000 FT and PT in Greater Charlotte and rural areas.
    • Full Licensure Psychotherapist Inpatient/Outpatient/Production/Non-Production: $3,000 FT and PT in Greater Charlotte and rural areas.
    • Registered Nurse: $10,000 FT or Weekender, $5,000 PT in Greater Charlotte and rural areas.

Programs and Services

Addiction Medicine

24/7, 11 bed detox unit, 2 outpatient clinics for all SUD (substance use disorder) diagnoses, IOP, individual sessions and comprehensive assessments for SUD.

Interventional & Neurocognitive Psychiatry   

Offering treatment for depression, anxiety, OCD, through TMS (transcranial magnetic stimulation), ECT (electroconvulsive therapy), and Spravato (esketamine) Treatments.  We also offer neurocognitive support and testing for conditions like dementia and concussion.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Atrium Health offers a full-service employee assistance program for both Atrium teammates as well as outside companies. We provide counseling, trainings, account management, leadership development and crisis response. 

Inpatient Services

Atrium Health Behavioral Health Charlotte, Davidson, Kings Mountain, and Stanly are free-standing psychiatric facilities and units, consisting of 164 inpatient beds – 142 adult and 22 child/adolescent. We specialize in treatment for a variety of mental health disorders and also offer specialized care in maternal wellness.

Outpatient Services

Our skilled team of caring experts provide compassionate behavioral health care to individuals in an outpatient setting.

Psych ED

The only 24/7 psychiatric emergency department in the region that provides a comprehensive emergency assessment specializing in acute care psychiatry for both adult and pediatric populations – staffed with psychiatrists, 24/7.

Learn more about Atrium Health Behavioral Health Program and Services

Get More Out of Your Career

Looking to advance in your career? We offer a robust career advancement program for both nursing and therapy roles. We invite you to take advantage of the Atrium Health Career Development Center, where you can receive tuition assistance, career coaching and more. 

We are proud to offer a variety of benefits to support your personal, professional and financial needs. We offer competitive compensation, benefits packages, sign-on bonuses, flexibility and work/life balance. To learn more, visit our Compensation and Benefits page.

Become a part of a team who is just as passionate as you to helping people get back to living their fullest life.