Psychiatrists in 32218

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Tasha Ellsberry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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Hello, my name is Tasha Ellsberry and I am a dual board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. I have an extensive background in pediatric primary care prior to moving to behavioral health. I became an NP because I wanted to make a difference in people's lives. I love to educate and advocate for others. Helping both parent and child understand their health and wellness is very important to me.
(904) 906-3005 
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Jacksonville, FL 32218
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Harmony United Psychiatric Care
Psychiatrist
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Accepting New Clients. Appointments are typically available within 7 days. We offer Medication Management, Counseling/Psychotherapy, and Neuropsychological Testing online via our Telepsychiatry Services throughout Florida. Our team of experienced mental health professionals includes Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, Certified Physician Assistants, and Licensed Therapists. We care for adults, adolescents, and children, ages 5 and above. We accept most insurance plans including Medicare.
(904) 395-4980 
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Jacksonville, FL 32218
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Riaz Ahmed
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
We are a new psychiatric clinic committed to helping the St. Johns community. Located just out side Nocatee and twenty minutes from St. Augustine on Phillips Highway (US1). If you are looking for caring, compassionate and ethical psychiatrist who deals with counseling and medication management, we can provide the care you need on a schedule that fits yours--no need to miss work or school. Give us a call. 904-834-8042.
(904) 834-8042 
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Jacksonville, FL 32218
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Jax Clinics
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
I will try to understand you and we will develop a treatment plan best suited to your needs. My goal is to bring hope to my clients, and help them understand and cope better with the people and life situations associated with the onset of their symptoms. I am a board-certified psychiatrist who specializes in different forms of psychopharmacology to augment psychotherapy only when the need arises.
(904) 720-4096 
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Jacksonville, FL 32218
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 32218 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

32218 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 32218 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 32218, 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. 32218 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 32218, 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 32218, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 32218 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 32218). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.