Telepsychiatry for 12207

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Telepsychiatry Upstate New York
Psychiatrist, MD, MBBS
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I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist, licensed in New York. I have trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, family and marital therapy. I have always felt that the brain is the most important and neglected organ in the body, and taking care of the brain is the key to well being. I take a holistic approach to care, evaluating for physical, nutrition, hormones, situational and psychodynamic causes of illness, whilst practicing evidence based psychiatry. I have a background in integrative psychiatry and HIV psychiatry. I believe that everyone has value, and everyone deserves the best care.
(833) 312-4222 
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Albany, NY 12207
Offers video visits
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Avigail Spetner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PHMNP, BC, MSN
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I am a board-certified psychiatric mental-health nurse practitioner at AVI MIND, with experience providing mental health care to diverse populations. I have experience treating a wide range of conditions including ADHD, anxiety, depression, and OCD. I incorporate an integrative psychiatric approach in my practice, with a focus on lifestyle awareness and holistic mental health treatment. To schedule an appointment, reach out via phone or email, or book online at https://AviMind.intakeq.com/booking .
(347) 625-8439 
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Albany, NY 12207
Offers video visits
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Christopher J. Weber
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
Verified
(518) 240-3924 
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Albany, NY 12207
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 12207, 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 12207 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 12207 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

12207 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 12207 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 12207, 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. 12207 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.