Christina Mitchell
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, CPNP, PMHNP Verified
Medfield, MA 02052
Christina Mitchell DNP, CPNP, PMHNP-BCl is a Nurse Practitioner who provides psychiatric and psychopharmacological (medical) assessment and treatment for children and young adults. As a registered nurse she worked in the pediatric, psychiatric, and emergency room settings.
(339) 217-9859
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Medfield, MA 02052
Christina Mitchell DNP, CPNP, PMHNP-BCl is a Nurse Practitioner who provides psychiatric and psychopharmacological (medical) assessment and treatment for children and young adults. As a registered nurse she worked in the pediatric, psychiatric, and emergency room settings.
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Hala Moustafa
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Medfield, MA 02052
Offers video visits
When you are living with a mental or emotional health issue, it can be difficult to participate in daily activities or to enjoy life. Basic needs like eating, sleeping, or spending time with family or friends can feel like a huge burden.
(774) 208-0734
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Medfield, MA 02052
Offers video visits
When you are living with a mental or emotional health issue, it can be difficult to participate in daily activities or to enjoy life. Basic needs like eating, sleeping, or spending time with family or friends can feel like a huge burden.

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Teen Psychiatrists
Adolescence describes the teenage years between 13 and 19 and can be considered the transitional stage from childhood to adulthood. However the physical and psychological changes that occur in adolescence can start earlier, and it can be a time of both disorientation and discovery. The transitional period can bring up issues of independence and self-identity. Sometimes teens may be experimenting with drugs and alcohol or sexuality. During this time, peer groups and external appearance tend to increase in importance.

For help with adolescents or for a Medfield adolescent psychiatrist these professionals provide help for adolescent development and adolescent education. They include adolescent psychiatrists in Medfield, adolescent psychologists, and adolescent counselors. They can help with adolescent behavior, adolescent learning and adolescent discipline.

Medfield teen Psychiatrists also provide help for troubled teens in Medfield or troubled teen boys and girls. For parents of out-of-control teens, Medfield psychiatrists can help with communicating and understanding your teen. And psychiatrists in Medfield can help with teenager behavior and teen learning issues.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Medfield 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 Medfield 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 Medfield, 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. Medfield Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.