Psychiatrists in 28216

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Susan Edwards Curtis
Psychiatrist, MD
The path to wellness is a journey in which we all have to nurture ourselves in order to not just survive but thrive. My goal is to help you in both accepting yourself where you are on your journey, while learning to have compassion for yourself so you can continue on your path to be your best self. I will work with you on identifying your treatment goals, taking into account the biological, psychological, and social aspects of your situation.
(980) 745-6225 
Charlotte, NC 28216
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Common Ground Psychiatry- Erin Klender, PMHNP
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
Common Ground Psychiatry is a practice dedicated to improving the mental wellness of clients in the Charlotte region and throughout the state of NC. I currently deliver care in person in our Davidson office and via Telepsychiatry which means you no longer have to leave what you're doing to drive to a physical location. You can see me on your lunch break, before or after work without hassle. All sessions are 100% private and confidential. The goal at Common Ground is to help you feel less anxious, more rested, and ready to crush your goals in relationships, business, parenthood, or whatever YOU want.
(704) 327-2232 
Office is near:
Charlotte, NC 28216
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 28216 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

28216 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 28216 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 28216, 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. 28216 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 28216, 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 28216, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 28216 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 28216). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.