Telepsychiatry for 60559

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Photo of Shalini Chawla, Psychiatrist in 60559, IL
Shalini Chawla
Psychiatrist, MD
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I am passionate about what I do and I love working with all kinds of people to help them with their problems whether its anxiety, depression, ADHD, OCD, family, school, marital, work, or relationship problems. My goal is to help my clients feel safe, heard, understood, and to help them reach their goals. I believe in individualized care and treatment as everyone is different and has different needs and aspirations for themselves. I love working with kids, parents, adults, and couples to help them solve whatever communication issues they are having in order to facilitate care. I want to help people live their best life every day.
(630) 338-0460 
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Westmont, IL 60559
Offers video visits
Photo of Kalee Sweeney, Physician Assistant in 60559, IL
Kalee Sweeney
Physician Assistant, MMS, PA-C
Verified
I am a nationally certified physician assistant. I completed my bachelors at the University of Illinois and obtained my masters of medical science in the physician assistant program at Midwestern University. I have a background in psychiatric medicine and interventional psychiatry focusing on depression, anxiety, and mood disorders. I use evidence based medicine and a holistic care model to provide a comprehensive treatment plan that is individualized to each patient.
(331) 246-0925 
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Westmont, IL 60559
Offers video visits
Photo of Rachel Brown, Physician Assistant in 60559, IL
Rachel Brown
Physician Assistant, MMS, PA-C
Verified
I specialize in medication management for adults with a variety of mental health concerns, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, insomnia, and PTSD. I've been working in outpatient psychiatry for the past 8+ years and have particular interest in treating LGBTQ+ individuals.
(331) 253-5730 
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Westmont, IL 60559
Offers video visits

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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 60559, 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 60559 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 60559 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

60559 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 60559 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 60559, 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. 60559 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.