Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Anxiety, Depression, Attention problems can cause significant difficulties in life. I provide medication management and at my Garden City location offer TMS therapy. TMS or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is non-invasive treatment for Depression for patients who have not responded to medications and therapy. It does not require anesthesia and only requires at an average 20-30 minutes. Most patients are able to drive back home and resume daily activities.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(347) 370-3815
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Anxiety, Depression, Attention problems can cause significant difficulties in life. I provide medication management and at my Garden City location offer TMS therapy. TMS or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is non-invasive treatment for Depression for patients who have not responded to medications and therapy. It does not require anesthesia and only requires at an average 20-30 minutes. Most patients are able to drive back home and resume daily activities.
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Psychiatrist, MD, PLLC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist with training in conventional and alternative medicine and experience in college and medical student mental health. I offer medication and psychotherapy sessions to adults with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, LGBTQI and gender identity concerns, and school/work related stress and burnout. I use mindfulness, herbs, nutritional supplements, lifestyle modification (exercise, sleep hygiene), psychotherapy, and traditional psychiatric medication, depending on your specific needs.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(347) 970-8003
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist with training in conventional and alternative medicine and experience in college and medical student mental health. I offer medication and psychotherapy sessions to adults with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, LGBTQI and gender identity concerns, and school/work related stress and burnout. I use mindfulness, herbs, nutritional supplements, lifestyle modification (exercise, sleep hygiene), psychotherapy, and traditional psychiatric medication, depending on your specific needs.
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
I am board-certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions and addiction issues. I have completed fellowship at the Institute of Psychoanalytic Education. I have extensive experience in psychopharmacology and psychotherapy and am committed to providing compassionate, top quality mental health care and addiction problems that is customized to meet each of my patient's individual needs. Initial consultation consists of a comprehensive psychiatric assessment. I will also carefully screen for commonly missed coexisting conditions.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(347) 252-3841
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am board-certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions and addiction issues. I have completed fellowship at the Institute of Psychoanalytic Education. I have extensive experience in psychopharmacology and psychotherapy and am committed to providing compassionate, top quality mental health care and addiction problems that is customized to meet each of my patient's individual needs. Initial consultation consists of a comprehensive psychiatric assessment. I will also carefully screen for commonly missed coexisting conditions.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I treat a wide range of psychological issues in adolescents and adults. My approach is to focus on the whole patient and follow evidence-based treatment guidelines to create an individualized treatment plan. I offer psychotherapy as well as medication treatment. My expertise is in the treatment of anxiety, depression, relationship and self-image issues, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, impulse control disorders, addictions and schizophrenia. I am a licensed Suboxone prescriber.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(917) 818-3011
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I treat a wide range of psychological issues in adolescents and adults. My approach is to focus on the whole patient and follow evidence-based treatment guidelines to create an individualized treatment plan. I offer psychotherapy as well as medication treatment. My expertise is in the treatment of anxiety, depression, relationship and self-image issues, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, impulse control disorders, addictions and schizophrenia. I am a licensed Suboxone prescriber.
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Psychiatrist, MD, MS Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
I am a psychiatrist with specialty training in child and adolescent psychiatry. I see children, adolescents, and adults for individual psychotherapy. I also treat couples and work with families. People may need help dealing with some new stressor that causes difficulty, or with ongoing issues that are chronically disruptive to them. My role as a therapist is to help diagnose and treat mental health disorders. My goal is to improve the overall functioning of my clients. The therapeutic relationship is built on trust and confidentiality. I have the utmost respect for any person I treat, and I conduct myself with warmth and integrity.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(929) 295-4612
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a psychiatrist with specialty training in child and adolescent psychiatry. I see children, adolescents, and adults for individual psychotherapy. I also treat couples and work with families. People may need help dealing with some new stressor that causes difficulty, or with ongoing issues that are chronically disruptive to them. My role as a therapist is to help diagnose and treat mental health disorders. My goal is to improve the overall functioning of my clients. The therapeutic relationship is built on trust and confidentiality. I have the utmost respect for any person I treat, and I conduct myself with warmth and integrity.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Are you having difficulty with work, school, relationships or feeling stuck, anxious or unhappy? I am a board-certified psychiatrist providing adults, children and adolescents with compassionate, expert care incorporating the latest evidence based practices and integrative approaches to help you feel better. I specialize in work with children and adolescents in the areas of mood, anxiety, ADHD, OCD, tics, developmental and behavioral issues. I also welcome adults to my practice who may need help with depression, anxiety/panic, OCD, ADHD or struggling with stress related to work, relationships, transitions or career development.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(646) 663-4145
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Are you having difficulty with work, school, relationships or feeling stuck, anxious or unhappy? I am a board-certified psychiatrist providing adults, children and adolescents with compassionate, expert care incorporating the latest evidence based practices and integrative approaches to help you feel better. I specialize in work with children and adolescents in the areas of mood, anxiety, ADHD, OCD, tics, developmental and behavioral issues. I also welcome adults to my practice who may need help with depression, anxiety/panic, OCD, ADHD or struggling with stress related to work, relationships, transitions or career development.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP-, BC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
My practice treats patients with mental health disorders such as ADHD, Anxiety, and Depression. I offer a holistic approach in which I cater to my patient’s unique needs through a comprehensive initial evaluation. I also use a combination of psychotherapy and pharmacology to treat my patients to help them develop a healthy mind in order to maintain a fulfilling and balanced life. This can be achieved through long term treatment with the goal of returning you to pre-illness state or as close to as possible.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(718) 841-0113
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
My practice treats patients with mental health disorders such as ADHD, Anxiety, and Depression. I offer a holistic approach in which I cater to my patient’s unique needs through a comprehensive initial evaluation. I also use a combination of psychotherapy and pharmacology to treat my patients to help them develop a healthy mind in order to maintain a fulfilling and balanced life. This can be achieved through long term treatment with the goal of returning you to pre-illness state or as close to as possible.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I treat a wide range of psychological issues in adolescents, adults and children. My approach is to focus on the whole patient and follow evidence-based treatment guidelines to create an individualized treatment plan. I offer psychotherapy as well as medication treatment. My expertise is in the treatment of anxiety, depression, relationship and self-image issues, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, impulse control disorders, addictions and schizophrenia. I am a licensed Suboxone prescriber.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(917) 818-3011
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I treat a wide range of psychological issues in adolescents, adults and children. My approach is to focus on the whole patient and follow evidence-based treatment guidelines to create an individualized treatment plan. I offer psychotherapy as well as medication treatment. My expertise is in the treatment of anxiety, depression, relationship and self-image issues, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, impulse control disorders, addictions and schizophrenia. I am a licensed Suboxone prescriber.
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Psychiatrist, DO Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Dr. Rybakov is a compassionate and insightful psychiatrist, treating adults, adolescents and children with a variety of issues including attention deficit disorders (ADHD), anxiety disorders, depression, mood disorders and post traumatic stress disorders and stress related problems. Dr. Rybakov also provides tele-psychiatry follow up visits for busy adults and students. Dr. Rybakov splits his time between private practice, teaching and being a director of a community mental health center. Dr. Rybakov is not affiliated with any insurance plans. Documentation will be provided that can be submitted to insurance companies for reimbursement.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(212) 645-1896
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Dr. Rybakov is a compassionate and insightful psychiatrist, treating adults, adolescents and children with a variety of issues including attention deficit disorders (ADHD), anxiety disorders, depression, mood disorders and post traumatic stress disorders and stress related problems. Dr. Rybakov also provides tele-psychiatry follow up visits for busy adults and students. Dr. Rybakov splits his time between private practice, teaching and being a director of a community mental health center. Dr. Rybakov is not affiliated with any insurance plans. Documentation will be provided that can be submitted to insurance companies for reimbursement.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, MSN, BC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I understand the stigma around mental health treatment can make initiation intimidating,because of this i offer a non judgmental, safe, and confidential space to get the treatment you need.As well i will always focus on the individual and not just the diagnosis. Medication management cannot be done properly if people are all treated the same.I offer services such as medication management, medication review ,medical marijuana ,and first time consultations to discuss a treatment plan. My focus is to provide a more personal experience where we can work as a team to assure optimal care and ensure all needs are met. i'm at 3 locations
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(646) 907-6221
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I understand the stigma around mental health treatment can make initiation intimidating,because of this i offer a non judgmental, safe, and confidential space to get the treatment you need.As well i will always focus on the individual and not just the diagnosis. Medication management cannot be done properly if people are all treated the same.I offer services such as medication management, medication review ,medical marijuana ,and first time consultations to discuss a treatment plan. My focus is to provide a more personal experience where we can work as a team to assure optimal care and ensure all needs are met. i'm at 3 locations
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Psychiatrist, MD, MBBS Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist in New York City . I have trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, family/marital therapy, as well as psychiatric medication management. I believe that brain health is the key to every form of well being, and every individual regardless of their diagnosis or symptoms, has the potential to be healthier. Whether your reasons for seeking treatment include hallucinations, irritability, dysphoria, insomnia, wanting to perform better at work-the core principles of treatment are often similar.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(212) 655-0541
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist in New York City . I have trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, family/marital therapy, as well as psychiatric medication management. I believe that brain health is the key to every form of well being, and every individual regardless of their diagnosis or symptoms, has the potential to be healthier. Whether your reasons for seeking treatment include hallucinations, irritability, dysphoria, insomnia, wanting to perform better at work-the core principles of treatment are often similar.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Hello, I am Dr. Refaie, I am a double board certified, Child & Adolescent, Adult psychiatrist specializing in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders with an expertise in psychotherapy. I treat a wide spectrum of emotional and psychological concerns and problems from children to adults, providing compassionate, experienced and personalized psychiatric and psychotherapy services.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(646) 576-7472
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Hello, I am Dr. Refaie, I am a double board certified, Child & Adolescent, Adult psychiatrist specializing in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders with an expertise in psychotherapy. I treat a wide spectrum of emotional and psychological concerns and problems from children to adults, providing compassionate, experienced and personalized psychiatric and psychotherapy services.
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Psychiatrist, MD, MPH Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I am a board-certified child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist. I enjoy working with people at every life stage, and I believe psychotherapy is an effective tool to help us lead more meaningful and productive lives. As a physician I also prescribe medications when appropriate.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(202) 791-4879
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a board-certified child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist. I enjoy working with people at every life stage, and I believe psychotherapy is an effective tool to help us lead more meaningful and productive lives. As a physician I also prescribe medications when appropriate.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Dealing with depression, anxiety, ADHD or trauma are just some examples of intertwined emotional disturbances that can significantly impact our quality of life. Together, we will collaboratively discuss different styles of treatment and establish goals. I believe every individual is unique and my care is centered specifically around you, and the best life you can lead.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(718) 675-5274
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Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Dealing with depression, anxiety, ADHD or trauma are just some examples of intertwined emotional disturbances that can significantly impact our quality of life. Together, we will collaboratively discuss different styles of treatment and establish goals. I believe every individual is unique and my care is centered specifically around you, and the best life you can lead.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
**Email inquiries for quick response!** I am a board-certified psychiatrist with a commitment to maintaining a warm, open and non-judgmental space for all individuals I work with. I have experience diagnosing & treating a wide range of mental health issues, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, thought disorders, perinatal and postpartum depression/anxiety/psychosis, and adult ADD/ADHD.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(347) 801-7640
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Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
**Email inquiries for quick response!** I am a board-certified psychiatrist with a commitment to maintaining a warm, open and non-judgmental space for all individuals I work with. I have experience diagnosing & treating a wide range of mental health issues, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, thought disorders, perinatal and postpartum depression/anxiety/psychosis, and adult ADD/ADHD.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Our Behavioral Health office is the unique place to learn more about inner resources that will help you live a healthier, fuller and more satisfied life and to get right, integrative and professional treatment of different emotional problems. Our licensed psychiatrists, psychologists and psychotherapists together with certified hypnotists are skilled in a wide range of behavioral treatments, psycho pharmacological approach, counseling, evaluations for schools, colleges and attorneys. Also we professionally use guided imagery techniques, Eriksonian therapy and Neuro Linguistic therapy.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(718) 989-1956
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Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Our Behavioral Health office is the unique place to learn more about inner resources that will help you live a healthier, fuller and more satisfied life and to get right, integrative and professional treatment of different emotional problems. Our licensed psychiatrists, psychologists and psychotherapists together with certified hypnotists are skilled in a wide range of behavioral treatments, psycho pharmacological approach, counseling, evaluations for schools, colleges and attorneys. Also we professionally use guided imagery techniques, Eriksonian therapy and Neuro Linguistic therapy.
Psychiatrist, MD, APA, FAAFP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Please Be Sure We Accept Your Insurance If You Are Using Insurance. Fees are $750 per consult (office or phone). Feeling anxious or depressed? Are you awake at night as your mind races or over sleeping? Having trouble completing your workload and getting things done? Maybe you tried talk therapy which didn't 'cure' you? If any of this sounds familiar you might have a mood disorder worth exploring, especially if your current medicine is not working or you feel so bad you are ready to try a medicine, even on an if needed basis. Give the office a call, we are a small practice without automation, rushed visits, or automation.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(917) 214-9792
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Office is near:
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Please Be Sure We Accept Your Insurance If You Are Using Insurance. Fees are $750 per consult (office or phone). Feeling anxious or depressed? Are you awake at night as your mind races or over sleeping? Having trouble completing your workload and getting things done? Maybe you tried talk therapy which didn't 'cure' you? If any of this sounds familiar you might have a mood disorder worth exploring, especially if your current medicine is not working or you feel so bad you are ready to try a medicine, even on an if needed basis. Give the office a call, we are a small practice without automation, rushed visits, or automation.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I am a Columbia and Cornell-trained, board certified psychiatrist who works with children, adolescents, and adults. I have experience helping people of all ages facing a wide range of personal challenges, and am particularly focused on the treatment of ADHD and co-occurring difficulties (including irritability, poor frustration tolerance, and oppositionality), mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar disorder), anxiety, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I have expert training in both the use of medications and talk therapies, and experience using supplements, nutraceuticals, and medical devices, when appropriate.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(646) 586-3204
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11242
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a Columbia and Cornell-trained, board certified psychiatrist who works with children, adolescents, and adults. I have experience helping people of all ages facing a wide range of personal challenges, and am particularly focused on the treatment of ADHD and co-occurring difficulties (including irritability, poor frustration tolerance, and oppositionality), mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar disorder), anxiety, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I have expert training in both the use of medications and talk therapies, and experience using supplements, nutraceuticals, and medical devices, when appropriate.
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Psychiatrist, MD, PhD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11215
I am a board-certified psychiatrist and neuroscientist in private practice. My focus is the treatment of depression, anxiety, ADHD and trauma. In my work, I draw from a wide array of psychotherapeutic skills and pharmacological strategies. My goal is to help you reach beyond your challenges. Because you are unique, I will tailor treatment to make it work with your personality.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(347) 472-1335
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Brooklyn Heights
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a board-certified psychiatrist and neuroscientist in private practice. My focus is the treatment of depression, anxiety, ADHD and trauma. In my work, I draw from a wide array of psychotherapeutic skills and pharmacological strategies. My goal is to help you reach beyond your challenges. Because you are unique, I will tailor treatment to make it work with your personality.
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Ginger Simor
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Ginger Simor, MD is a Psychiatrist providing care to children, adolescents and adult residents of New York, (NJ) and Florida. Dr. Simor has a vast array of clinical interests; however, her specializations are adult psychiatry, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, bipolar disorders, ADHD and Substance Use Disorders/Addictions. Dr. Simor’s philosophy of care generally centers on a multi-disciplinary approach, utilizing psychopharmacology in combination with psychotherapeutic techniques, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical-behavioral therapy and mindfulness. She believes in treating people with a personalized approach.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(917) 983-1378
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Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Ginger Simor, MD is a Psychiatrist providing care to children, adolescents and adult residents of New York, (NJ) and Florida. Dr. Simor has a vast array of clinical interests; however, her specializations are adult psychiatry, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, bipolar disorders, ADHD and Substance Use Disorders/Addictions. Dr. Simor’s philosophy of care generally centers on a multi-disciplinary approach, utilizing psychopharmacology in combination with psychotherapeutic techniques, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical-behavioral therapy and mindfulness. She believes in treating people with a personalized approach.

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Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19) 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 Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn adolescent psychiatrist these professionals provide help for adolescent development and adolescent education. They include adolescent psychiatrists in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, adolescent psychologists, and adolescent counselors. They can help with adolescent behavior, adolescent learning and adolescent discipline.

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

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn 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 Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn). 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 (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.