Psychiatrists in 68131

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Kathleen Kraft
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP-C, ANP-C
Psych Up to Wellness provides psychiatric and wellness care to women and men. We have a strong focus on proper nutrition and physical activity to help improve energy and mood symptoms. We specialize in helping with Binge Eating Disorder and other mental health concerns such as Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, PTSD, OCD. Medications may be prescribed to help you when necessary, but this is all based on your needs. We provide a holistic view in care to help you achieve your goals.
(402) 532-1582 
Omaha, NE 68131
Not accepting new clients
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Sarit Hovav MD
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA
Dr. Hovav has a deep understanding of the biological, psychological and social components of mental illness and treats her patients using evidence-based medicine combined with psychotherapy. For treatment-resistant disorders, she is known to think outside the box with creative psychopharmacology. She graduated medical school, completed an internship in Internal Medicine, then a Postdoctoral fellowship at UCLA, and finally a Psychiatry Residency at Creighton Univ. She was previously a Medical Director of Behavioral Medicine and is currently in private practice. She has several publications in leading peer-reviewed medical journals.
(402) 207-9848 
Omaha, NE 68131
Offers video visits
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Meghan Sheehan, MD Specialized Psychiatry LLC
Psychiatrist, MD
Welcome to Specialized Psychiatry! New patients will be seen within 10 days, and all appointments are with Dr. Sheehan. Together, we will create an individualized plan to optimize your mental and physical well-being and ensure you thrive! You deserve to be treated by a physician and understood as a person, because you and your health matter. To ensure unmatched privacy, convenience, and access, all visits are via Telehealth. Dr. Sheehan is the only fellowship trained outpatient Consultation-Liaison psychiatrist in Nebraska, and is dedicated to bringing specialized care to patients throughout the state.
(402) 520-6928 
Omaha, NE 68131
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 68131 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

68131 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 68131 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 68131, 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. 68131 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 68131, 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 68131, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 68131 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 68131). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.