Telepsychiatry for 08731

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Vioral Health and Behavioral Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APN
I am an experienced and empathic nurse practitioner that treats my patient with respect and dignity. I am very comfortable with complex chronic cases, worked on the inpatient psychiatric units as well as emergency rooms. call for an appointment today, and let us work hand in hand on your journey back to calmness.
(732) 592-3794 x100 
Forked River, NJ 08731
Offers video visits
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JoAnne Piaggio
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, RN, PMHNP, B-C
Although I am new to practice, I am excited to utilize what I have learned to assist you, my client, in achieving and maintaining your optimum mental health. Together, we can identify and overcome obstacles that are holding you back from living your best life.
(848) 222-8793 
Forked River, NJ 08731
Offers video visits

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Teletherapy Psychiatrists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in 08731, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in 08731 listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 08731 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

08731 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 08731 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 08731, 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. 08731 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.