Dr. William Lawrence Named Medical Director of Texas Health Huguley Behavioral Health
Lawrence, MD, a board-certified psychiatrist has joined Huguley Medical Associates
at Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South and has been appointed
medical director of its behavioral health center.
Lawrence diagnoses and treats adults with mental disorders and illnesses, with
an emphasis on sleep disorders, anxiety, grief, addiction, panic disorders,
ADHD, bi-polar conditions, brain trauma and feelings of pain related to
physical causes. He is available for inpatient consultations.
by the American Board of Psychiatry in General Psychiatry, Dr. Lawrence joins
Huguley Medical Associates with 27 years of experience. Lawrence served as the
Staff Psychiatrist with Parkland Health and Hospital System since 2008, as well
managing a private practice in Fort Worth.
He enjoys educating others in facial expressions, recognizing emotions
and therapeutic alliance, the relationship between a healthcare professional
and a patient.
Lawrence completed his residency at Hayden Donohue Mental Health Institute, University
of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, where he served as Chief Resident. In his
residency, Dr. Lawrence was first in biological psychiatry, third in neurology,
and placed third out of 1,007 on the Psychiatric Residency Training Exams
Texas Health Huguley
Behavioral Health provides a
full continuum of care, from individual and group counseling to inpatient care
for psychiatric illnesses, crisis stabilization and detoxification from
chemical addictions. Also, full and half-day outpatient programs are
available to allow patients to live at home while attending sessions for
psychiatric or chemical dependency treatment. For more information,
please call the Behavioral Health Center at 817-568-5950 seven days a week.