About Us

Learn more about PACE Houston

Located in the heart of Texas, PACE Mental Health Houston specializes in helping individuals struggling with mental illness or chronic pain piece their lives back together. Blending traditional psychiatric services with beneficial holistic practices, our outpatient mental health treatment center in Houston offers the individualized care and attention clients need to start healing. Learn more about PACE Houston.

Our Behavioral Health Services

No two individuals who struggle with psychiatric disorders and behavioral issues will take the same exact path to recovery. Because of this, our experienced, multidisciplinary staff treat each client as a unique individual. Furthermore, we tailor our approaches to ensure individuals get the most comprehensive treatment possible.

Our outpatient Houston behavioral health services treat a myriad of issues, including:

  • Depression and anxiety disorders
  • Child and adolescent behavioral disorders
  • Suicidal, homicidal, and aggressive behaviors
  • Various neurodevelopmental disorders


About PACE Houston Psychiatrist Dr. Gerald Busch

Dr. Gerald Busch is the primary psychiatrist at PACE Mental Health Houston.

Originally a 1977 Harvard graduate with a BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Dr. Busch then attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and completed his Internal Medicine internship at Baylor Medical School in 1982. Afterwards, Dr. Busch researched the progesterone receptor at the Center for Population Research and Reproductive Biology until 1985. He completed his Psychiatry Residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1989 and a Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in 1990. He was Assistant Professor of Psychiatry during the following year, also at UT Houston.

Dr. Busch is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in the following disciplines:

  • Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Additionally, he is also a certified Medical Review Officer.

Dr. Busch’s number one priority is to help clients overcome their mental health issues in a safe and comfortable environment. He makes all of his recommendations with the clients best interest in mind.

Healing Begins at PACE Mental Health

If you or someone you love is struggling to overcome the effects of mental illness, compassionate help is available. Call us today at 866.971.8423 to make an appointment or learn more about PACE Houston.