Psychiatrists in 02170

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Laura Rusu
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, MSN
Verified
Laura is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She conducts psychiatric evaluations, makes diagnoses, and prescribes effective medications. She has experience with a broad spectrum of disorders including depression, anxiety, panic, mania/hypomania (bipolar), psychosis, ADHD, PTSD, personality disorders, substance abuse/dependence, and more. Laura's goal is to prescribe medications in a conservative, effective, and safe manner.
(617) 405-8414 
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Office is near:
Quincy, MA 02170
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Catline Jacques
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Hello, I am an Adult and Consultation-Liaison psychiatrist and the founder of Alverdia Health! It would be my pleasure to work with you to address your behavioral needs. My goal is to work collaboratively with your primary care provider to help you flourish. At Alverdia Health, I utilize a holistic person-centered approach to provide compassionate, culturally sensitive and evidence-based care. I take pride in helping our patients achieve better quality of life and increase their sense of well-being.
(617) 272-7355 
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Office is near:
Quincy, MA 02170
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Good Path Health Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
Are you ready to make a change in your life? Are you tired, depressed, lack concentration or motivation? Are you having trouble sleeping at night and feel tired when you awaken? If any of the above describes you, it takes courage to ask for help, but the rewards of doing so can lead to a lifetime of fulfillment. We understand the emotional challenges that life has to offer. In working together, we will cultivate growth by understanding the obstacles that you face and develop personalized treatment approach that can help you on your mental health journey. You are not alone.
(857) 290-4276 
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Office is near:
Quincy, MA 02170
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 02170 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

02170 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 02170 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 02170, 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. 02170 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 02170, 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 02170, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 02170 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 02170). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.