Psychiatrists in 38120

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Lashandra Saulsberry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
Shandra is dedicated to providing warm, compassionate care to each individual throughout their healing journey. She treats complex mood and anxiety disorders, panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Women’s Health, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Insomnia, Grief and Loss, Life transitions, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder LGBTQ+ issues, panic disorder and more.
(901) 519-3238 
Memphis, TN 38120
Offers video visits
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Gundu Reddy
Psychiatrist, MD, MBBS
Verified
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist Tennessee. I have trained in Psychodynamic psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family and Marital therapy, as well as Psychiatric Medication Management. I have always believed that brain health is the key to every form of well being and every individual regardless of their diagnosis or symptoms has the potential to be healthier. Whether your reasons for seeking treatment include treatment-resistant hallucinations, persistent irritability, dysphoria, insomnia, wanting to perform better at work- the core principles of treatment are often similar.
(833) 312-4222 
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Memphis, TN 38120
Offers video visits
Photo of Tracy Ellis Burns, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 38120, TN
Tracy Ellis Burns
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
In today's fast-paced world, it is easy to become stressed out, overwhelmed, or depressed. This can lead to feelings of anxiety, depression, lack of control, and helplessness. Problems with attention and focus can make this even worse. But there are safe and effective ways to manage these symptoms so that you can live a happier, healthier and less stressful life. I can work with you to develop a plan that reduces your symptoms and improves your day to day life.
(662) 291-7903 
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 38120 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

38120 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 38120 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 38120, 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. 38120 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 38120, 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 38120, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 38120 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 38120). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.