Sheppard Pratt

About Sheppard Pratt

Sheppard Pratt is the nation’s largest private, nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, special education, developmental disability, and social services. We serve over 80,000 people every year and have over 160 programs in 16 counties throughout the State of Maryland. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of individuals and families by compassionately serving their mental health, addiction, special education, and community support needs. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Sheppard Pratt as one of the top psychiatric hospitals in the nation for the past thirty years. Sheppard Pratt is committed to fostering a safe, welcoming, and diverse environment for employees and patients, and recently earned the “LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

Sheppard Pratt currently has 5,000 employees, and we are always looking to add compassionate and caring members to our team. If you are someone who is interested in behavioral health, psychology, education, nursing, or social work, Sheppard Pratt is the right fit for you


Mental Health Worker

February 2022 Towson, MD
“I enjoyed the teamwork aspect of the workspace. This was very helpful to contribute to a therapeutic environment. ”

Residential Counselor

April 2021 - October 2021 Lutherville-Timonium, MD
“I liked that I was given a chance to help my patients in their every day life as far as what activities they did, taking their medication on time, and helping them adapt to the community that they lived in. ”
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