Psychiatrists in 95123

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Remedy Psychiatry - San Jose
Are you struggling in your daily life and wondering if prescription medication might help you? But, you don't want to wait weeks to get an appointment or pay alot to get personalized medication management? You are not alone, and that is why we started Remedy. Remedy makes the process of getting medication treatment for mental health accessible and affordable for one monthly fee for unlimited care with an experienced medical team through confidential video appointments and 1:1 provider messaging. We treat the widest range of mental health symptoms with all available medications - for adults, adolescents and children.
(408) 692-2178 
San Jose, CA 95123
Offers video visits
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Kerstin Helgason
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
I'm a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and provide mental health medication, the combination of psychotherapy and medication, and Ketamine based treatments, including Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy. As a therapist and nurse practitioner I have a broad perspective that ranges from the biological and body to the psychological and spiritual. Our bodies and minds naturally want to heal, but we may need some help in doing so. Medication, therapy, and ketamine can help us focus our healing so we grow faster and more in the directions we want.
(408) 837-4677 
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95123
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 95123 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

95123 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 95123 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 95123, 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. 95123 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 95123, 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 95123, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 95123 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 95123). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.