Jimena Tuis Md

Psychiatrist, MD

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Jimena Tuis Md

Psychiatrist, MD


Location

Offers online therapy

Seaside Mental Health, LLC
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 349-9254

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The Therapeutic Center for Children And Families
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 454-2428 x740
Announcement icon I'm currently seeing patients in my secure telemedicine platform. I do not accept any insurance and payments are through credit card only.
*I'm currently not accepting any new patients. Please call my office to add you in a waiting list for Fall. I am double-board certified psychiatrist, specialized in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. I provide evidence-based treatments with medication management and therapy. After completing my Medical Degree in Mexico City in 2008 I finished a Visiting Fellowship on Transference Focused Psychotherapy at Weill Cornell Medical College. I then did my residency in psychiatry at Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University. I later, sub-specialized in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Yale Child Study Center.
I specialize in children, adolescents and adults. My areas of expertise include mood disorders, trauma and stress related disorders, life transitions, family illness, and grief processing. I also address concerns about eating disorders, gender, and sexuality development. Furthermore, I specialize in attention deficit disorders and school related problems.
I am currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Yale Child Study Center and also an attending psychiatrist in Yale New Haven Hospital Transitional Age Youth Unit. Check out my website www.jimenatuismd.com to learn more about my work! Please be aware this is an Out-of-Network practice and I do not accept any insurance (including Husky or Medicare).

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
I do not accept any insurance, credit card only. I provide superbills for my patients to submit to their insurance for reimbursement.
Email me or call (203) 349-9254 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 6 Years
  • License: Connecticut / 52268
  • School: Yale University
  • Year Graduated: 2015
  • Board Certification: General Psychiatry & Child, Adolescent Psychiatry

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Psychiatry Association
  • Certificate Date: 2010
  • Certificate: American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Certificate Date: 2011

Location

Seaside Mental Health, LLC
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 349-9254
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

The Therapeutic Center for Children And Families
Westport, CT 06880
(203) 454-2428 x740
Specialties
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • Child or Adolescent
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Asylum and Refugee Evaluations
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bullying, Academic Performance, LGBTQ+
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: Italian and Spanish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 13 Apr 2021
Jimena Tuis Md, MD, Psychiatrist in Westport

Jimena Tuis Md

Psychiatrist, MD