About Dr. Bruce Rothschild

Dr. Bruce Rothschild established his private practice in psychiatry and medication management in Bloomfield, CT. in 2018. His focus is on providing  exemplary psychiatric care to those in need in the greater Hartford, CT area. 

Dr. Rothschild was recently appointed Program Psychiatrist at Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living in the  Professionals Program.

From 1992 to 2018, Dr. Rothschild served as the Director of Consultation-Liaison Services at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT. He also served on the Medical Staff Council and as Coordinator of Medical Education. 

During that same period, Dr. Bruce Rothschild was the Medical Director at Beacon Behavioral Services in Avon, Connecticut, a multi-disciplinary practice. In his role, he provided psycho pharmacological evaluations and follow-up for this large multi-site, mental

health practice.  

Dr. Rothschild initially started practicing psychiatry in Connecticut at the Institute of Living where he developed and directed the Eating Disorder Day Hospital. 

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Academic Appointments

Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut

School of Medicine, 1989 to present
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine

2003 to 2016
Examiner, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1991 to 1998


Medical Education
M.D., University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

Undergraduate Education

B.S. Psychology, S.U.N.Y. Purchase, New York

Post Graduate Training

Residency in Psychiatry

The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

Internship in Medicine/Psychiatry

Francis Scott Key Medical Center (formerly Baltimore City Hospital),

Baltimore, Maryland

Professional Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Vermont, 1984

Rock Sleyster Scholar, American Medical Association, 1984

William Sweetser Prize for excellence in psychiatry,

University of Vermont, 1985

Lamb Fellowship Award for model physician-patient relationships,

University of Vermont, 1985 

Certification and Licensure

Diplomate - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Connecticut Board of Medical Examiners

Society Memberships

American Psychiatric Association

Connecticut Psychiatric Society

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

Connecticut Medical Society

Hartford County Medical Association

Alpha Omega Alpha