Psychiatrists in 02120

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Claudio O. Toppelberg
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Toppelberg is an experienced, Harvard-trained child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist, usually working with ages 3-30. He evaluates and treats emotional/ behavioral difficulties including ADHD, depression, trauma, stress, anxiety, and selective mutism, and those preventing weight loss. He has focused on issues of performance at work, study and competitive sports. He regularly works with tour-level tennis players and other professional and student athletes. He is an expert in neurodevelopmental disabilities, as well as learning and language disabilities. He runs psychiatric services at an excellent school for children/adolescents with autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities, the prestigious New England Center for Children.
(617) 681-7184 
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Boston, MA 02120
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Radiant Behavioral Health Care, PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNPBC
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***Accepting new clients.*** PLEASE VISIT MY WEBSITE TO REQUEST AN APPOINTMENTMENT. Hello, I’m Chenelle Christian. I am a board certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP.) I am the founder of Radiant Behavioral Health Care,PLLC. I provide diagnostic evaluations and medication management services to individuals 18-65 years old with mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and various other psychiatric diagnoses.
(857) 290-4392 
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Boston, MA 02120
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First Seed Psychiatry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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Whitney Ogbo, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC is a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner licensed to prescribe psychiatric medication across the lifespan, currently focusing on children and Adults. She has been in the Psychiatric/Behavioral Health field for over 10 years. She is licensed to diagnose mental health and substance use conditions, provide medication evaluation and management. Her approach is individualized with evidence-based effective treatment guidelines to substantially improve your overall function.
(401) 566-7996 
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Boston, MA 02120
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 02120 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

02120 Psychiatrists differ from other mental health professionals in that they may prescribe medication as well as practice psychotherapy in treatment. Sometimes, Psychiatrists form part of a clinical team in which they will diagnose and prescribe, while psychologists or therapists provide the client's psychotherapy.

As part of a clinical assessment, Psychiatrists may conduct physical examinations, take blood tests, and order and interpret lab tests and brain image scans, such as CT scans, CAT Scans, and MRIs.

The field of psychiatry in 02120 has many sub-specialties, including pediatric psychiatry. Those who work with the elderly are called geriatric psychiatrists.

Other related sub-specialties include cognition psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, psychosomatic, forensic, reproductive medicine specialties, psychopharmacology , psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in 02120, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have an MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years of training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. 02120 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to find the right psychiatrist in 02120, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in 02120, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 02120 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 02120). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.