Psychiatrists in 60061

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Photo of Shalini Varma, M.D., Psychiatrist in 60061, IL
Shalini Varma, M.D.
Psychiatrist, Doctor, BdCert, Meds, COACH, Therapy
Verified
ACCEPTING PEOPLE WITHIN ONE WEEK! Depression, Anxiety, Autism, Work/School Problems, Difficulty sleeping. Medication. I also see people in Evenings. FLEXIBLE appt times. DRVARMAMD.COM. ONE STOP SHOP - One doctor giving medication and therapy is ideal for your busy life. Set up for success in college and beyond. Direct access to doctor by email and phone. Personalized care. Small population of clients. Work together to stop struggling. Clients actively participate in their care plan and to move goals forward at a real-time pace.
(224) 374-1918 
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Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Offers video visits
Photo of Dena Lynn Hinkle, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 60061, IL
Dena Lynn Hinkle
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Verified
I hold national board certification with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Family Nurse Practitioner. I earned my Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and my Doctorate of Nursing Practice and Master of Science degrees in Nursing at Lewis University. I worked as a Certified School Nurse for ten years while pursing my advanced degrees as a Nurse Practitioner.
(847) 380-2584 
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Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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Photo of Thrive Psychiatric Services, Lisa Hengen, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 60061, IL
Thrive Psychiatric Services, Lisa Hengen
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
At Thrive Psychiatric Services, I provide personalized, comprehensive and compassionate Psychiatric Care. I love what I do and never feel like it is work. I enjoy helping people to feel better, so they can have better quality of life. I strive to provide every patient with the best possible care. I feel it is an honor and a privilege to be part of my patient’s healthcare journey, and I am always mindful of the respect and trust that is needed to maintain a therapeutic relationship. I provide comprehensive mental health services, psychiatric evaluation, medication management, substance abuse/addiction treatment and psychotherapy.
(224) 298-8260 
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Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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Photo of Thrive Psychiatric Services, Esther Harris, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 60061, IL
Thrive Psychiatric Services, Esther Harris
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP, FNP, RN
Verified
I am a caring, compassionate and approachable provider who enjoys helping my patients discover hope, engage in healing and begin the process of living their lives to the fullest. I provide medication management and basic psychotherapy in Grayslake, IL. I treat all ages including children 6 years and up. Being licensed in both psychiatric and family medicine allows me to provide a unique perspective in treating mental health conditions. Let me use my experience and symptom-targeted treatment planning to help you manage the symptoms that are causing you challenges and stress in your life.
(224) 241-6487 
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Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 60061 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

60061 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 60061 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 60061, 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. 60061 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 60061, 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 60061, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 60061 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 60061). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.