Telepsychiatry for 30303

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Photo of Abena Apraku, Psychiatrist in 30303, GA
Abena Apraku
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Apraku is welcoming new patients for video appointments. As a Board-certified M.D. psychiatrist, she specializes in providing psychiatric diagnostic assessments and treatment for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD and PTSD. As a well-rounded provider, her focus is on medication management (including for patients wishing to decrease reliance on medication) in combination with extensive psycho-education. Read more about her approach at apraku.com/services.
 
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Atlanta, GA 30303
Offers video visits
Photo of Alicia Johnson, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 30303, GA
Alicia Johnson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Verified
I love to help people dealing with real-life issues including depression, anxiety, trauma and those struggling with self-defeating behaviors. Delivering a safe, comfortable, non-judgmental environment and making a difference is what it is all about. My passion is assisting others in their journey, will prescribe medication, if needed, as I can make a difference. Call today, I am here to help. WEBSITE: www.atlantapsych.org
(404) 531-2517 
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Atlanta, GA 30303
Offers video visits
Photo of Brian Barczak, Psychiatrist in 30303, GA
Brian Barczak
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Barczak has more than fifteen years of experience as both an inpatient and outpatient psychiatrist. He values taking a holistic approach to patient care, individualizing each patient appointment rather than taking a one-size-fits-all stance. Dr. Barczak understands the need for comfort and convenience in your daily life, so he provides telehealth appointments. Dr. Barczak remains up-to-date on top notch treatment options and is ready and willing to discuss the best option for you. Schedule an appointment today on our website: www.barczakMD.com.
(502) 890-9593 
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Atlanta, GA 30303
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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 30303, 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 30303 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 30303 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

30303 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 30303 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 30303, 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. 30303 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.