Psychiatrists in 06426

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Photo of Julianne Steahr, Psychiatric Nurse in 06426, CT
Julianne Steahr
Psychiatric Nurse, APRN, PMHNP, ANP
If you feel blocked in your efforts to move forward in your life, are suffering from depression, anxiety, mood disorder and /or substance abuse, seeking the help you need is a corrective step forward. I am committed to working with my clients providing them with the support and guidance needed to regain stability and continued growth.
(860) 458-4828 
Essex, CT 06426
Offers video visits
Photo of Lee Weber, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 06426, CT
Lee Weber
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP, FNP
I am a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) as well as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). I specialize in children, adolescents, and young adults (ages 5 - 24) who are struggling with mental health issues. I evaluate and treat ADHD, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, OCD, and other psychiatric disorders. I provide psychiatric evaluations and consults, medication management, individual and group therapy, as well as ongoing management.
(860) 609-3685 
Essex, CT 06426
Not accepting new clients
Photo of Lauren J. Janush, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 06426, CT
Lauren J. Janush
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN-BC
***ACCEPTING NEW CHILD CASES*** I am an APRN who specializes in & only treats children & adolescents ages 4-18 with behavioral & mental health issues. Unlike other practitioners who treat individuals of all ages, treating this age group is my sole area of expertise. I treat Autism, ADHD, Anxiety, OCD & other disorders first diagnosed in childhood/adolescence. I believe therapy, physical health, sleep, diet, lifestyle & family participation are integral to one's mental health. I will work with your child and family to ensure all aspects of your child's care are addressed as well as discuss & explore medication options.
(475) 234-4113 
Office is near:
Essex, CT 06426
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 06426 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

06426 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 06426 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 06426, 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. 06426 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 06426, 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 06426, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 06426 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 06426). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.