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Belinda Walsh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
Verified
I graduated with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree major Biology from University of Virginia in 1997. I finished my Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree in 1999. I finished my Master’s of Science Degree with a major of Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. I completed my Post-Master certificate in 2016 with Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. I have worked for Richmond City Health Department, Eastern Shore of Virginia Health Department. I have worked for Sinclair Health Clinic, which is a free clinic.
(540) 452-9275
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Leesburg, VA 20175
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Photo of Michael Chon, Psychiatrist in 20175, VA
Michael Chon
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
3 Endorsed
Verified
3 Endorsed
NOW Accepting NEW Patients AGES 4 and above! Having witnessed the resilience of children's minds through various professional and personal life experiences, I especially enjoy working with child and adolescent patients. It is my wish to help kids cultivate healthy minds with special interests including ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, and Mood Disorders. I see patients in Leesburg for in-patient or telehealth appointments.
(571) 901-1645 x1
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Leesburg, VA 20175
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Photo of Syed Asad Bokhari, Psychiatrist in 20175, VA
Syed Asad Bokhari
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
2 Endorsed
Verified
2 Endorsed
Accepting adult patients in Maryland, DC, and Virginia. I conduct thorough evaluations, and provide education to empower you so that you can make informed treatment decisions. I believe in a healthcare philosophy in which entire person is evaluated and treated. I utilize evidence-based treatment options and do not prescribe or recommend habit-forming and addictive substances (benzodiazepines, barbiturates, cannabis, and sleeping pills).
(443) 543-8925
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Leesburg, VA 20175
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 20175 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

20175 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 20175 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 20175, 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. 20175 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 20175, 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 20175, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 20175 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 20175). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.