Brent Scobie

Vice President, Clinical Services and Quality, Northern Light Acadia Hospital

Brent Scobie, PhD, LCSW is the vice president of Clinical Services and Quality for Northern Light Acadia Hospital.

Brent is responsible for establishing and maintaining clinician standards and advancing outcome-informed, evidence-based therapy practices throughout the organization. He provides administrative oversight of the Quality Department, Utilization Management, Service Excellence/Patient Experience, Chaplaincy and Patient Rights.

He is passionate about high quality, patient-centered, evidence-based care.

Brent shares his knowledge as a part-time faculty member at the University of Maine.

Prior to working at Northern Light Acadia Hospital, Brent held clinical and administrative leadership positions across the Northern Light Health organization.
 
Education
Ph.D., Disability Studies and Social Work, University of Maine
Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) University of Maine
Bachelor of Arts Degree, English, University of Maine
 
Brent became the vice president of Clinical Services and Quality at Acadia Hospital
in May 2018.
 
Favorite Quote
“People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by those which have come into the minds of others.” – Blaise Pascal