James Robert Basinski M.D. Accepting new patients

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Behavioral healthcare, Psychiatry




James Basinski, M.D., is a board certified psychiatrist Harboview's Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit and the Third Avenue Center and a UW assistant professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He also maintains a private practice in Seattle delivering medication management and psychotherapy services.

Dr. Basinski enjoys practicing psychiatry and making the lives of patients as fulfilling as possible by collaborating with them to lessen their mental suffering and increase their self-understanding and self-determination.

Dr. Basinski earned his M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. His clinical and research interests include psychodynamic psychotherapy, integrative psychotherapy, collaborative care models of psychiatry, and homeless and indigent mental healthcare.

Personal Interests

In addition to helping his patients, Dr. Basinski enjoys exercising, socializing, enjoying culture and sleeping.

Third Avenue Center

2028 3rd Ave. Seattle, WA 98121


Acute episodic care, Patient education and support resources, Social work

Univ. of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Medical education, 2005

UW - Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences


UW - Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences



Board Certifications
  • Psychiatry, 2010, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology