We are pleased to announce Kris Houser, MD has joined the Smoky Mountain Lodge as the Medical Director. Kris Houser is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and by the American Board of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Dr. Houser earned his undergraduate degree at Murray State University in Kentucky and graduated from medical school and residency at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Kentucky. Kris Houser, MD then completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from the University of Louisville.
Dr. Houser has a superior reputation for patient rapport and is highly knowledgeable concerning medication management and treatment. He is a team player and excellent communicator who works closely with the client and appropriate Smoky Mountain Lodge professionals to provide top quality care.
The Villa Orlando and Pasadena Villa’s Smoky Mountain Lodge are adult intensive psychiatric residential treatment centers for clients with serious mental illnesses. We also provide other individualized therapy programs, step-down residential programs, and less intensive mental health services, such as Community Residential Homes, Supportive Housing, Day Treatment Programs and Life Skills training. Pasadena Villa’s Outpatient Center in Raleigh, North Carolina offers partial hospitalization (PHP) and an intensive outpatient program (PHP). If you or someone you know may need mental health services, please complete our contact form or call us at 877-845-5235 for more information.
If you think that you or a loved one may be struggling with a mental health disorder, Pasadena Villa can help. We are here to answer questions and connect to care. Pasadena Villa currently offers treatment at two residential locations in both Orlando, Florida and Knoxville, Tennessee, and outpatient services in Cary, North Carolina. To learn more about our program, call us at
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