Psychiatrists in 98144

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Naomi R True
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP-B
I provide psychiatric evaluation and diagnoses along with medication management for individuals and families across the lifespan including children, adolescents, and adults and older adults. I also have a very therapeutic approach and work closely with clients on developing healthy coping skills, navigating stress and healing from past trauma. I have a very open interactive approach with the goal of empowering clients to participate fully in their healing process.
(425) 230-3599 x1 
Seattle, WA 98144
Offers video visits
Photo of Shana Cantoni, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 98144, WA
Shana Cantoni
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, MN
My treatment focus is helping people process experiences of trauma including a diagnosis of PTSD. Symptoms of anxiety and depression including symptoms of ruminating thoughts, trouble sleeping, low energy, low mood, irritability and poor concentration are often associated with the residual experience of trauma. Am interested in helping people get to the place where they can process their trauma. I do not treat ADHD and I do not prescribe stimulants.
(206) 792-1590 
Office is near:
Seattle, WA 98144
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 98144 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

98144 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 98144 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 98144, 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. 98144 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 98144, 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 98144, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in 98144 as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( 98144). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.