Psychiatrists in 78217

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Sarah Casola
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
School or work schedule creating difficulty making your appointments? Well, worry no more. I can visit with you as early as 8am. I am a compassionate driven mental health provider. Goal oriented and personable. I enjoy working with my patients to attain a wholistic wellness state of mind. I am certified and engage in cognitive behavioral therapy. Many people experience depression and other mental health disorders that are non-responsive to conventional medications. There is hope for your symptoms. The clinic also offer the FDA approved Spravato (Esketamine) for treatment resistant depression, anxiety, and PTSD. Call for inquiries.
(210) 880-3854 
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San Antonio, TX 78217
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Lydia Pope
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNPBC
Verified
Nurse Kimeli is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who believes that each patient has unique needs and circumstances which require careful attention to shape treatment plans, provider-patient interactions, and medications harmoniously to achieve positive and therapeutic outcomes. She graduated with a Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Walden University, and has worked in the medical field since 2009 as both a Registered Nurse (BSN) and a Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). She found her passion for working in psychiatric care in 2014 and has remained in the specialty ever since.
(210) 934-1173 
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San Antonio, TX 78217
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Gloria Oluwatoyin Tolani
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN , PMHNP
Verified
Spravato (Esketamine) FDA approved treatment for depression, anxiety, and PTSD is now offered at the clinic. Contact for details. Dr. Tolani's focus is to see you as an individual with unique qualities and challenges while forming a partnership with you to provide a holistic centered treatment plan. She is always open to suggestions and love engaging clients in developing management strategies to better manage the day to day challenges that affect general wellness.
(210) 791-9073 
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San Antonio, TX 78217
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Photo of Yahya Saeed, Psychiatrist in 78217, TX
Yahya Saeed
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
I am excited to announce that SinclairMethod is now providing online alcohol treatment to all residents of Texas. The Sinclair Method (TSM) is an evidence-based treatment using the FDA-approved medication Naltrexone to gradually reduce problem drinking.
(713) 820-6908 
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San Antonio, TX 78217
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 78217 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

78217 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 78217 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 78217, 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. 78217 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 78217, 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 78217, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 78217 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 78217). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.