Board Certified Psychiatrist

Barry J. Mills MD, PhD


Dr. Mills completed medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and psychiatry residency at the UTHSC-San Antonio where he received the Outstanding Senior Resident Award. He is licensed as a physician and Board Certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


Dr. Mills has over 20 years of clinical and teaching experience including teaching on the faculties at the University of Texas and Harvard Medical Schools. He founded the Psychiatric Emergency Department of Austin's Brackenridge Hospital and served as Residency Training Director for the University of Texas Dell Medical School.


Dr. Mills is respected by colleagues and has been honored with awards including the American College of Psychiatrists Laughlin Fellowship and the Rappaport Fellowship from the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. He has been a Harvard Faculty Teaching Award nominee and an Editor for the Harvard Review of Psychiatry


Dr. Mills is a member in good standing of multiple professional organizations and has been elected to several leadership positions by his physician colleagues. His memberships include the American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, American Psychiatric Association and Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians.


Dr. Mills has longstanding familiarity with Parker County.  Both his parents were teachers. and his brother was a football standout for the Kangaroos.   Dr. Mills has various hobbies including motorcycles, gardening and writing. 


Dr. Mills is happily married to Angela Mills who has worked for almost 20 years as a Special Education teacher.  They have three children, several pets and one gorgeous grandchild.  He is very enthusiastic about returning home to open a private practice as a Psychiatrist in Weatherford.