William H. Reading, MD

Recovery, Psychiatric and Psychological Services
Treating Children, Adolescents and Adults
2003 to present

Forensic, Correctional and Adminstrative Psychiatry

University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)

Clinical Director, Medical Health Services

Correctional Managed Care (CMC) (2001-2008)

  • Clinical and Administrative Supervision of a 550-Bed Psychiatric Hospital Unit in the Texas Prison System
  • Supervision of the UTMB Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health Forensic Rotation
  • UTMB-CMC-Texas Tech University-Texas Department of Criminal Justice-Texas Youth Commission Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Psychiatric Subcommittee
  • Non-Formulary Psychotropic Medication Override Authority for UTMB-CMC System
  • Medical Director/Health Authority for Jester IV Hospital Unit
  • Supervision and Direct Patient Care Via System-Wide Digital Medical Services and the Electronic Medical Record (CyberPsychiatry)
  • Utilization Review; Quality Assessment and Improvement (Facility Management Team)
  • Consultation Liaison Psychiatry
  • Clinical Supervision of Outpatient Psychiatric Care
  • Backup On-Call for Psychiatric Physicians and Midlevel Practitioners
  • Supervision of Forensic Psychiatry Rotation for University of Texas Medical Branch Residency Training Program, 2003
  • Mental Health Services Change Management Team, 2002-2003
  • Supervision of Forensic Psychiatry Rotation for Baylor College of Medicine Residency Training Program, 2001-2003
  • Supervision of the Jester 4 Telepsychiatry Program, 2001-2002

Locum Tenens Psychiatry (2000-2001)

Outpatient and Inpatient Psychiatry
Treated Children, Adolescents and Adults

Public Psychiatric Practice (1992-2001)

Texana MHMR Center (formerly Riceland Regional Mental Health Authority)

  • Fort Bend, Wharton, Matagorda, Colorado, Austin, and Waller Counties, 1992-2001
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Service, Fort Bend and Wharton Counties, 1999-2001
  • Full Management Team, 1998-2001
  • Medical/Treatment Director, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team, Six County Service Area, 1999-2000
  • President of the Medical Staff, Silverbridge Hospital (Riceland Psychiatric Hospital) 1994-2000
  • Child/Adolescent Outpatient Service Colorado/Matagorda County, 1999
  • Diagnostic and Evaluation Service and Consultation Liaison Service,
  • Children, Adolescents, and Adults, 1995-1999
  • Inpatient Geropsychiatry and Adult Psychiatry, Riceland Psychiatric
  • Hospital, Partial Hospitalization Program, 1994-1999
  • Risk Management Committee, Chairman, 1996-1999
  • Management Coordinating Team, 1997-1998
  • Psychiatric Director Wharton Clinic, Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program, Residential Treatment Unit, and cross-coverage for Crisis Resolution Unit, 1993-1994
  • Clinic Director and Psychiatrist, Matagorda County Clinic and
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program, 1992-1993

Private Practice Psychiatry, Victoria, Texas (1989-1992)

Outpatient Psychiatry

  • Treated Adults, Adolescents and Children
  • Brain Electrical Activity Mapping, Polysomnography, 24-hour Ambulatory EEG, ECT
  • Inpatient Psychiatry for Adults and Adolescents

Public Practice Psychiatry, Victoria, Texas (1991-1992)

Independent Contract Psychiatrist
Outpatient Psychiatry at Gulf Bend MHMR Center

Private Practice Psychiatry, Austin, Texas (1988-1991)

  • Brain Activity Electrical Mapping
  • Polysomnography, 24-hour
  • Impatient Psychiatry for Adults, Adolescents and Children

Georgetown Hospital (1988-1990)

Medical Director
Inpatient and Outpatient Chemical Dependence Treatment Program

Big Spring State Hospital, TDMHMR (1985-1988)

  • Inpatient Adult Psychiatry, 1988
  • Short, Intermediate and Long-term Stays, 1985-1988
  • Weekend management for all emergency psychiatry, 1985-1988