About Dr. Bruce Rothschild

Dr. Bruce Rothschild started his private practice in psychiatry and medication management in Bloomfield, CT. in order to provide exemplary care to his patients in the greater Hartford, CT area. 

Since 1993, Dr. Rothschild has been the Director of Consultation-Liaison Services at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT.

Dr. Bruce Rothschild was the Medical Director at Beacon Behavioral Services in Avon, Connecticut, a multi-disciplinary practice, from 1996 through 2018. In his role, he provided psychopharmacological evaluations and follow-up for this large multi-site, mental

health practice.  

He 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