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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
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Anita Vijayakumar

Psychiatrist, MD

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New York, NY 10001
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Anita Vijayakumar is a board-certified psychiatrist trained in Adult Psychiatry. She completed her medical training at the University of Illinois and and completed psychiatry residency training at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where she was the Chief Resident. She has been practicing for over 7 years and has a wide range of experience in depression, anxiety, and various life transitions. Dr. Vijayakumar's approach is holistic, collaborative, supportive, and patient-centered. She uses a measurement based approach so patients can see the progress they make.
Dr. Vijayakumar generally incorporates 30 minute follow up sessions with psychoeducation and psychodynamic therapies. She seeks to create a space for her patients to feel safe and validated while gaining tools to reach their goals. She is happy to refer patients for additional therapy if needed.
In addition to her psychiatry practice, Dr. Vijayakumar writes both fiction and nonfiction about mental health and identity.
Take the first step to help. Call or Anita Vijayakumar now - (646) 798-5871

My Practice at a Glance

Available online only

Talkiatry

New York, NY 10001

(646) 798-5871

Talkiatry

Madison, WI 53713

(833) 351-8255
Talkiatry conducts visits via video during the crisis. No additional software is needed and you can join the visit via your smart phone.
I specialize in Anxiety, Depression and Medication Management 
I accept insurance 
Individual one-on-one therapy 
Let's Connect (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Managed by Talkiatry. Your call or email may go to a representative.

My Practice at a Glance

Available online only

Talkiatry

New York, NY 10001

(646) 798-5871

Talkiatry

Madison, WI 53713

(833) 351-8255
Talkiatry conducts visits via video during the crisis. No additional software is needed and you can join the visit via your smart phone.
I specialize in Anxiety, Depression and Medication Management 
I accept insurance 
Individual one-on-one therapy 

Finances

Fees

  • Pay by American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • BlueShield of Northeastern New York
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Cofinity | First Health
  • ComPsych
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • HealthPartners of MN and WI
  • Highmark
  • Highmark BCBS of Western New York
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford
  • Priority Health
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (646) 798-5871
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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD

Qualifications

  • Verified by Psychology Today Expired License: New York / 317659 Anita Vijayakumar
  • In Practice for 15 Years
  • Board Certification by Psychiatry
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, MD, Graduated 2004
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (646) 798-5871
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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (646) 798-5871
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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD

Specialties and Expertise

Top Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Medication Management

Expertise

  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Grief
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Phobias
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Trauma and PTSD
Do these issues align with your needs? or (646) 798-5871
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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
Do these issues align with your needs? or (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD

Client Focus

Age

Adults

Participants

Individuals

Age

Adults

Participants

Individuals

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Medication Management
  • Psychodynamic
  • Supportive Therapy
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (646) 798-5871
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Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD

Location

Primary Location

Talkiatry

New York, NY 10001

(646) 798-5871

Additional Location

Talkiatry

Madison, WI 53713

(833) 351-8255
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Talkiatry conducts visits via video during the crisis. No additional software is needed and you can join the visit via your smart phone.
Take the first step to help. Call now - (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD
"
Talkiatry conducts visits via video during the crisis. No additional software is needed and you can join the visit via your smart phone.
Take the first step to help. Call now - (646) 798-5871
Photo of Anita Vijayakumar, MD, Psychiatrist
Anita Vijayakumar
Psychiatrist, MD