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Dr. Fred Thomason, Chief Medical Officer

Fred Thomason

As chief medial officer of Youth Villages, Dr. Thomason is responsible for clinical oversight from the medical perspective for all programs, including residential treatment, treatment foster care and intensive in-home services.

Dr. Thomason also provides clinical care to patients in residential treatment settings and throughout the full continuum of the services offered by Youth Villages.

Before coming to Youth Villages in 1999, Dr. Thomason served as medical director of the Children and Youth Unit at St. Joseph Hospital. Thomason has been an advisor for the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy, and a faculty member at the University of Tennessee, Memphis Department of Psychiatry.

About Us
Youth Villages is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to helping emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and their families live successfully. We help more than 22,000 children and families each year from more than 20 states and Washington, D.C. Our Evidentiary Family Restoration® approach involves intensive work with the child and family, a focus on measuring outcomes, keeping children in the community whenever safely possible, and providing accountability to families and funders. The EFR approach produces lasting success for children with success rates twice that of traditional services at one-third the cost of traditional care.
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