Psychiatrists in 78752

Photo of Matthew Maa, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 78752, TX
Matthew Maa
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNPBC
Verified
***Telehealth visits available*** I am a board certified psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner that has been practicing in the Austin area since 2013 after graduating with a Master's of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas at Austin. I have been working with both children and adults in an outpatient setting treating anxiety disorders, mood disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, psychotic disorders, substance use disorders, and behavioral concerns, considering the impact of social, physical, and environmental factors, and encourage client input and preferences in treatment planning.
(833) 495-0321 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Sabrina Watkins
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
I am a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner working with clients since 2014 that believes in meeting people where they are at, giving consideration to the person as a whole, creating a treatment plan with you instead of at you, and transparency in treatment. I offer services both in person and through tele-psychiatry to ages 14 and older. I primarily work traditional hours but do offer Saturday appointments.
(844) 913-1756 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Erica Navaira Buch
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, RN, PMHNP, BC
Verified
I welcome, celebrate, and honor diversity across race, ethnicity, sexuality, gender identity, culture, and ableness. I am currently accepting any adult client who is seeking to improve any aspect of their emotional well-being or mental health.
 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Jaime Nelson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-B
Verified
Jaime Nelson is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and has been practicing in the Austin community since 2011. She has experience in inpatient psychiatric hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, group homes and she is currently practicing in private practice with outpatient clients.
(512) 879-1153 
Austin, TX 78752
Offers video visits
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Brendan Moores
Physician Assistant, PA-C
Verified
I am an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant. I received my bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Minnesota before pursuing my master’s degree in physician assistant studies at Idaho State University. After graduating, I moved to Austin where I have been practicing outpatient psychiatry since. I believe in a shared decision-making model of care and aim to collaborate with patients to develop personalized treatment plans that consider their needs, wishes, and comfort levels. I am currently accepting patients ages 16+. New patients should inquire through our website - www.balconespsych.com/new-patients
(512) 559-1345 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Kendall Altaffer
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
I am a board certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with a master's degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. I moved to Austin in 2011 after graduating from Baylor University’s School of Nursing and worked as a pediatric nurse at Dell Children’s Medical Center before obtaining my master's degree. I have treated children and adults in both a hospital setting as well as an outpatient clinic setting. I have experience treating anxiety disorders, mood disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and behavioral concerns.
 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Photo of Zack Lazar, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 78752, TX
Zack Lazar
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
IMMEDIATE OPENINGS AVAILABLE
(512) 489-9720 
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Austin, TX 78752
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Photo of Jonathan Prokop, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 78752, TX
Jonathan Prokop
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MA, MSN, APRN, PMNHP
Verified
I am a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner of whom provides psychiatric treatment and management to individuals across the lifespan from adolescents to older adults both in person and via telehealth. My approach to care is of a holistic, collaborative, empowering, practical and evidence-based nature in order to improve the lives of those of whom I provide care. I believe that the patient-provider relationship is the mechanism through which change occurs. And it is through collaboration with the individual seeking services by which empowerment is achieved and a patient’s full potential can be realized.
(833) 421-1342 
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Austin, TX 78752
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 78752 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

78752 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 78752 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 78752, 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. 78752 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 78752, 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 78752, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 78752 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 78752). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.