BasePoint Health Management has announced today that Philip Hemphill, Ph.D., who is widely considered a thought leader in the behavioral health and addictive service industry, is joining the BasePoint board of directors. Dr. Phillip Hemphill has a proven track record in establishing, developing, and implementing best in class clinical programming for mental health and substance use disorder facilities.
“There is no better place than BasePoint in terms of its culture and commitment to improving access to outpatient mental health care in Texas,” Dr. Hemphill said. “When you see the outstanding staff that BasePoint is attracting, and the financial support that is pledged by its leadership, you naturally want to be part of that story.”
Currently, Dr. Hemphill is an Assistant Clinical Lecturer at LSU Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Hemphill has worked previously at Pine Grove Behavioral Health and Addiction Services in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Lakeview Health Systems in Jacksonville, Florida.
According to CEO/Founder, Roy M. Serpa “Dr. Hemphill is nationally known for his contributions to mental health treatment and research. His experience and expertise will help us address the immense need to improve access to effective and evidence-based mental health treatment throughout Texas. His ability to communicate the best treatment models down to the clinic level will help the organization become a provider and employer of choice. We are proud to have Dr. Hemphill appointed to our Board of Directors.”
More Board Announcements to come in 1st Quarter of 2021.
About BasePoint Health Management
BasePoint Health Management is committed to providing accessible, understandable, efficient 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.