Psychiatrists in 02346

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Photo of Emily-Rose Virden, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 02346, MA
Emily-Rose Virden
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CNP, PMHNPBC, BSN/MSN
Verified
Accepting New Clients (spots limited), Please email for information. Providing care to clients ages 21-65 for Psychiatric/ Mental Health evaluations, Medication Management, and No offering genetic testing. Please visit www.lakesidementalhealth.com for more information.
(857) 763-3120 
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Middleborough, MA 02346
Offers video visits
Photo of Daina Peirce, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 02346, MA
Daina Peirce
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
Verified
I am a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with over 20 yrs of experience. I have many areas of interest including medication management for those suffering from postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, perinatal mental health, women's mental health, and general psychiatry such as Anxiety, Depression, OCD, PTSD, ADHD, Bipolar disorder, and Schizophrenia. Working with you and the community to find your emotional balance is utmost important to me. I look forward to assisting you in your journey .
(508) 689-7447 
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Middleborough, MA 02346
Not accepting new clients

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 02346 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

02346 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 02346 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 02346, 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. 02346 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 02346, 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 02346, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 02346 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 02346). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.