Psychiatrists in 78610

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Photo of Lindsay Bisby, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 78610, TX
Lindsay Bisby
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BSN, RN, CPN
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Lindsay is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) with experience working with patients across the lifespan and a special passion for working with children and adolescents struggling with life changes and mental health challenges. Lindsay has dedicated herself to the field of mental health both professionally and personally as a pediatric nurse working with children, adolescents and their families during difficult circumstances and over a decade of experience working with local agencies focused on supporting caregivers of foster children with complex behavioral needs.
(512) 882-0212
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Buda, TX 78610
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Ugo Rufus - Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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Ugochi Rufus is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP- BC), certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Ms. Rufus received her Masters degree in Nursing, from the University of South Alabama.
(512) 764-3345
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Buda, TX 78610
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Christine Kilkenny
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
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I’m a psychiatric nurse practitioner with over 10 years experience working in the mental health field. I believe in having my patients involved in the decision making process regarding their care. I collaborate closely with my patients and additional medical professionals involved in their care. My goal is to effectively treat patients using the fewest amount of medications possible at the individuals lowest therapeutic dose.
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Buda, TX 78610
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Austin Family Mental Health
Psychiatrist, MD
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We provide professional care for the full spectrum of psychiatric disorders. Our goal is to treat Mental Health Disorders with "as few medications as possible and as much good, professional therapy to address the issues at the source." Austin Family Mental Health provides holistic psychiatric care with a primary focus on medication management specializing in the management of depression, anxiety, mood disorders, ADHD, schizophrenia, substance abuse disorders, and more.
(512) 975-2898
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Buda, TX 78610
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Photo of Daniel J Liptak, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 78610, TX
Daniel J Liptak
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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(512) 886-8508
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Buda, TX 78610
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 78610 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

78610 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 78610 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 78610, 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. 78610 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 78610, 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 78610, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 78610 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 78610). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.