Psychiatrists in 68164

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Allison McKamy
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
Dr. Allison McKamy (she, her, hers) is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She is also a Special Clinical Faculty member at Creighton University. She graduated from Creighton University with both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP). She is a member of the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA).
(402) 313-4959 
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Omaha, NE 68164
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Amanda Krueger
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner I am committed to using a holistic approach to help my clients improve both their emotional and physical health. I enjoy working with all ages including the geriatric population and am especially interested in helping clients reduce the use of multiple medications and benzodiazepines. I want my clients to be actively involved in every aspect of their care and enjoy incorporating DBT, CBT, and Solution-focused therapy into our medication management sessions.
(712) 372-3136 
Omaha, NE 68164
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Cheri Jenkins
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP, BC, LMHP
Verified
Cheri is fervent about and has garnered her skills in providing whole person, quality, compassionate, and comprehensive mental health services to adults who are dealing with real-life concerns including anxiety, depression, mood, trauma and those dealing with self-sabotaging behaviors. Cheri possesses strong clinical skills heightened by her natural capacity to build healing connections with patients and families. She follows evidence-based guidelines melded with clinical expertise, personal observation, and intuition. She is dedicated to an integrative practice.
(531) 530-3204 
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Omaha, NE 68164
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Marquetta Williamson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
As a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner I believe it's important to get to know you as an individual first. I am passionate about listening to you and working together with you to develop a plan that will best suit you. My initial evaluations are 60 minutes and follow ups are 30 minutes. I have over 5 years of mental health experience and over a decade of experience in the healthcare field. I have taken care of children, adolescents, adults and geriatric clients in acute crisis care who have various mental illness.
(402) 414-4485 
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Omaha, NE 68164
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Lana Smith
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, MSN
Verified
EVENINGS & WEEKENDS, NEXT DAY appointments available. Via Telehealth & in Person. Mental health affects every aspect of our life. Mental health conditions are medical conditions just like heart disease and diabetes. Through medication, therapy and encouragement countless individuals find comfort and peace. My passion is to help people to transition from the darkest moments in their life to live a happy fulfilling life. My priority is to provide a safe place of empathy and support to promote recovery. We are all worthy of love, kindness and compassion. You don’t have to struggle in silence.
(402) 207-8556 
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 68164 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

68164 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 68164 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 68164, 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. 68164 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 68164, 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 68164, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 68164 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 68164). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.