Scott Shapiro
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10004
Offers video visits
As one of the leading experts in anxiety treatment, I have helped people for over 20 years.
How long have you been feeling overwhelmed, anxious or stressed? You have tried a lot of strategies - exercise, meds, and even therapy. But, you still don't feel great. You might be feeling stuck and not sure what to do next. You want to find an expert who is going to help you feel better. But, you're not sure where to find the right person.
(646) 461-3674
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10004
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As one of the leading experts in anxiety treatment, I have helped people for over 20 years.
How long have you been feeling overwhelmed, anxious or stressed? You have tried a lot of strategies - exercise, meds, and even therapy. But, you still don't feel great. You might be feeling stuck and not sure what to do next. You want to find an expert who is going to help you feel better. But, you're not sure where to find the right person.
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Ashvin Sood
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
Uncertainty, anxiety, sadness, anger, grief, and other complicated feelings are becoming commonplace during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a trained psychiatrist and therapist working in Manhattan, I want to help you navigate these difficult feelings through a holistic and comprehensive approach. From learning about your past to collaborating with your MD providers, my aim is to offer a comprehensive mental health service that provides therapy, medication if needed, and above all else, peace of mind knowing that someone is in your corner.
(332) 877-9986
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
Uncertainty, anxiety, sadness, anger, grief, and other complicated feelings are becoming commonplace during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a trained psychiatrist and therapist working in Manhattan, I want to help you navigate these difficult feelings through a holistic and comprehensive approach. From learning about your past to collaborating with your MD providers, my aim is to offer a comprehensive mental health service that provides therapy, medication if needed, and above all else, peace of mind knowing that someone is in your corner.
Sonya Sariego
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, NP, PMHNP-B Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10002
Offers video visits
Pairing therapy and medication to treat depression and anxiety can help you feel better faster with a 60% improved chance of recovery.
Our goal is to help you feel better faster. We are a team of passionate, board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioners who care deeply for our communities. We believe that psychiatric care shouldn't be expensive, intimidating or impossible to access. We are committed to providing care that is backed by science with a team of friendly providers that go the extra mile for you.
(929) 357-1599
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10002
Offers video visits
Pairing therapy and medication to treat depression and anxiety can help you feel better faster with a 60% improved chance of recovery.
Our goal is to help you feel better faster. We are a team of passionate, board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioners who care deeply for our communities. We believe that psychiatric care shouldn't be expensive, intimidating or impossible to access. We are committed to providing care that is backed by science with a team of friendly providers that go the extra mile for you.
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Jisoo Park
Psychiatrist, DO Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10003
Not accepting new clients
Park treats variety of psychiatric disorders in adults, including depression, anxiety, and PTSD.
Dr. Jisoo Park is a board-certified psychiatrist in New York. She graduated from Tufts University, studied at University College London, and attending medical school at Nova Southeastern University. She completed residency at Stony Brook University Medical Center, and was appointed clinical assistant professor at Treatment Resistant Depression clinic where she focused on TMS and intranasal ketamine treatment. She served as a faculty member teaching medical students and residents and was part of various research and publications.
(646) 992-3418
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10003
Not accepting new clients
Park treats variety of psychiatric disorders in adults, including depression, anxiety, and PTSD.
Dr. Jisoo Park is a board-certified psychiatrist in New York. She graduated from Tufts University, studied at University College London, and attending medical school at Nova Southeastern University. She completed residency at Stony Brook University Medical Center, and was appointed clinical assistant professor at Treatment Resistant Depression clinic where she focused on TMS and intranasal ketamine treatment. She served as a faculty member teaching medical students and residents and was part of various research and publications.
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Deanna Bronfermakher
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Offers video visits
I'm a Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner that serves New York City metropolitan area. Using a comprehensive approach to care, I evaluate and treat symptoms such as those associated with depression, anxiety, trauma, and other psychiatric conditions. My goal is to provide support in a caring, empathetic, and non-judgmental environment that is specifically tailored to your unique situation.
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Offers video visits
I'm a Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner that serves New York City metropolitan area. Using a comprehensive approach to care, I evaluate and treat symptoms such as those associated with depression, anxiety, trauma, and other psychiatric conditions. My goal is to provide support in a caring, empathetic, and non-judgmental environment that is specifically tailored to your unique situation.
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Paul A Suarez
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MS, PMHNP Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
Offers video visits
I specialize in ADHD, anxiety and depressive disorders.
New patients should first go to my website and click new patient. Please familiarize yourself with my website and if interested send me an email describing what you seek treatment for. It should be noted that I am an out of network provider. I do not take co-pays or insurance but do provide patients with a bill/receipt that they submit to insurance for reimbursement. My initial evaluation fee is $300 and my follow up fees are $200 for 30 minutes.
(646) 798-1236
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
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I specialize in ADHD, anxiety and depressive disorders.
New patients should first go to my website and click new patient. Please familiarize yourself with my website and if interested send me an email describing what you seek treatment for. It should be noted that I am an out of network provider. I do not take co-pays or insurance but do provide patients with a bill/receipt that they submit to insurance for reimbursement. My initial evaluation fee is $300 and my follow up fees are $200 for 30 minutes.
Elizabeth Corvino
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Offers video visits
**New patient special: $10 for your first month of care** Skip the doctor’s office. Get affordable medication for anxiety, depression, and insomnia from home. If appropriate, get your medication prescribed online today, and available for pickup at the pharmacy of your choice - for just $40/month. Elizabeth Corvino, PMHNP, BC is part of Minded, an online psychiatric practice. Minded is reimagining the traditional psychiatrist experience. Minded is online, and open every day and prescribes medications, if appropriate, to people 18+ in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Pennsylvania, Florida and Illionis.
(646) 525-4497
Verified
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Offers video visits
**New patient special: $10 for your first month of care** Skip the doctor’s office. Get affordable medication for anxiety, depression, and insomnia from home. If appropriate, get your medication prescribed online today, and available for pickup at the pharmacy of your choice - for just $40/month. Elizabeth Corvino, PMHNP, BC is part of Minded, an online psychiatric practice. Minded is reimagining the traditional psychiatrist experience. Minded is online, and open every day and prescribes medications, if appropriate, to people 18+ in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Pennsylvania, Florida and Illionis.
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Francesco Ferrari
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
I am a dual American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology board certified-psychiatrist, trained to treat children, adolescents and adults. I'm interested in helping people dealing with a wide variety of symptoms and challenges, and have specific interests in mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD, OCD, interpersonal or relationship difficulties, as well as LGBT mental health issues. My practice embraces taking a holistic approach to understanding and treating problems. This involves making a comprehensive diagnostic assessment and developing a collaborative treatment plan with patients that utilize the best available evidence-based practices, which may involve a combination of psychotherapy, medication, or other approaches.
(646) 600-5114
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
I am a dual American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology board certified-psychiatrist, trained to treat children, adolescents and adults. I'm interested in helping people dealing with a wide variety of symptoms and challenges, and have specific interests in mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD, OCD, interpersonal or relationship difficulties, as well as LGBT mental health issues. My practice embraces taking a holistic approach to understanding and treating problems. This involves making a comprehensive diagnostic assessment and developing a collaborative treatment plan with patients that utilize the best available evidence-based practices, which may involve a combination of psychotherapy, medication, or other approaches.
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Calvin Cruz
Psychiatrist, MD, MSW Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
Offers video visits
**Please note: I am not currently accepting insurance at my private office.** It’s time to make a change. I look forward to working with you during this exciting and reflective time. My experience as a psychiatrist treating a wide variety of issues, from anxiety to depression to relationship problems, as well as having spent many years as a social worker, makes me uniquely suited to help you. We can discuss when medication might be helpful. We can also discuss the role of therapy in identifying patterns in your life that are holding you back.
(646) 849-3544
Verified
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
Offers video visits
**Please note: I am not currently accepting insurance at my private office.** It’s time to make a change. I look forward to working with you during this exciting and reflective time. My experience as a psychiatrist treating a wide variety of issues, from anxiety to depression to relationship problems, as well as having spent many years as a social worker, makes me uniquely suited to help you. We can discuss when medication might be helpful. We can also discuss the role of therapy in identifying patterns in your life that are holding you back.
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Katherine E Taylor
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Not accepting new clients
I am a board-certified, fellowship-trained adult psychiatrist and psychotherapist, with expertise in treating mood, anxiety, and personality disorders. I completed psychiatry residency at the Payne Whitney Clinic of NYP/Cornell, and sub-specialized in consultation-liaison psychiatry at NYP/Columbia, focusing on the psychiatric treatment of patients with complex medical needs. I serve on the clinical teaching faculty at NYU School of Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry, am an Attending Physician at NYU Langone Perlmutter Cancer Center, and candidate at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research.
(646) 798-9463
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10013
Not accepting new clients
I am a board-certified, fellowship-trained adult psychiatrist and psychotherapist, with expertise in treating mood, anxiety, and personality disorders. I completed psychiatry residency at the Payne Whitney Clinic of NYP/Cornell, and sub-specialized in consultation-liaison psychiatry at NYP/Columbia, focusing on the psychiatric treatment of patients with complex medical needs. I serve on the clinical teaching faculty at NYU School of Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry, am an Attending Physician at NYU Langone Perlmutter Cancer Center, and candidate at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research.
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Edward V. Haas
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
Offers video visits
I offer caring, professional, evaluation and treatment of a wide variety of mental health issues including severe depression, anxiety, and addiction issues, using medication and/or psychotherapy. Whether with the help of cutting edge medical treatments including suboxone, ketamine, and ssri's, or insightful psychotherapy, I can help you feel better quickly, and get back to being productive and enjoying your life.
(646) 535-4227
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10005
Offers video visits
I offer caring, professional, evaluation and treatment of a wide variety of mental health issues including severe depression, anxiety, and addiction issues, using medication and/or psychotherapy. Whether with the help of cutting edge medical treatments including suboxone, ketamine, and ssri's, or insightful psychotherapy, I can help you feel better quickly, and get back to being productive and enjoying your life.
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Shirin Ali
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Not accepting new clients
I find it rewarding to work with young adults who are experiencing a first episode of a mood disorder, anxiety disorder, or a psychotic disorder.
I am committed to meeting my patients where they are in the therapeutic process and believe in compassionate, ethical care. I integrate psychoanalytic, behavioral, and supportive psychotherapies with psychopharmacology, when needed. My goal is to help patients understand themselves better and live more fulfilling lives, and to cope with difficulties in more constructive ways. I work with patients who have mood disorders, anxiety disorders, relationship difficulties, psychotic disorders, personality disorders, acculturation issues, and substance abuse.
(646) 583-3439
Verified

Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Not accepting new clients
I find it rewarding to work with young adults who are experiencing a first episode of a mood disorder, anxiety disorder, or a psychotic disorder.
I am committed to meeting my patients where they are in the therapeutic process and believe in compassionate, ethical care. I integrate psychoanalytic, behavioral, and supportive psychotherapies with psychopharmacology, when needed. My goal is to help patients understand themselves better and live more fulfilling lives, and to cope with difficulties in more constructive ways. I work with patients who have mood disorders, anxiety disorders, relationship difficulties, psychotic disorders, personality disorders, acculturation issues, and substance abuse.
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Gundu Anupama Reddy
Psychiatrist, MD, MBBS Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10080
Offers video visits
Most people suffer for years before starting treatment, so addressing fears is important when providing care.
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist , with a special interest in integrative psychiatry and treatment resistance. I have also trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy , family and marital therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Finding a psychiatrist can be a challenge , and it is important that you are listened to , your thoughts and ideas addressed, and through history and evaluation is utilized to ensure quality care. Whatever your reasons for seeking a psychiatrist ,with dedication and perseverance most people have the potential to feel better and achieve symptom relief. Please view my website and blog at gaba.healthcare
(833) 312-4222
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10080
Offers video visits
Most people suffer for years before starting treatment, so addressing fears is important when providing care.
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist , with a special interest in integrative psychiatry and treatment resistance. I have also trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy , family and marital therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Finding a psychiatrist can be a challenge , and it is important that you are listened to , your thoughts and ideas addressed, and through history and evaluation is utilized to ensure quality care. Whatever your reasons for seeking a psychiatrist ,with dedication and perseverance most people have the potential to feel better and achieve symptom relief. Please view my website and blog at gaba.healthcare
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Andrew McGlathery
Psychiatric Nurse, NPP, PMHNP-B, MS Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
I am a licensed, board certified Advanced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with 10+years of experience in psychiatry. I provide both prescription medication management and also psychotherapy with meditative focus to help my clients obtain symptom relief. My office is an accepting, supportive space where we will explore more effective ways to rest and heal our minds. I specialize in depression, anxiety, ADD/ADHD, and self-esteem issues. I am also a Fulbright scholar/researcher and practitioner of Traditional Tibetan Medicine which helps me offer a more holistic understanding of the causes of mental health and wellbeing.
(646) 461-4120
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
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I am a licensed, board certified Advanced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with 10+years of experience in psychiatry. I provide both prescription medication management and also psychotherapy with meditative focus to help my clients obtain symptom relief. My office is an accepting, supportive space where we will explore more effective ways to rest and heal our minds. I specialize in depression, anxiety, ADD/ADHD, and self-esteem issues. I am also a Fulbright scholar/researcher and practitioner of Traditional Tibetan Medicine which helps me offer a more holistic understanding of the causes of mental health and wellbeing.
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Genevieve S Yuen
Psychiatrist, MD, PhD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10003
Offers video visits
Welcome to my practice. I specialize in the treatment of problems common in adults and older patients--depression, anxiety, mood/cognitive changes that occur in the setting of medical illness. Many seek help during crises, support during life transitions, or a better understanding of themselves and their relationships. I offer psychotherapy, medication, or both, depending on an individual's needs. During your initial visit, we will discuss what treatment will be most helpful and specific goals. My work with you will be collaborative, interactive, and focused on helping you make real progress in areas that currently trouble you.
(646) 759-9758
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10003
Offers video visits
Welcome to my practice. I specialize in the treatment of problems common in adults and older patients--depression, anxiety, mood/cognitive changes that occur in the setting of medical illness. Many seek help during crises, support during life transitions, or a better understanding of themselves and their relationships. I offer psychotherapy, medication, or both, depending on an individual's needs. During your initial visit, we will discuss what treatment will be most helpful and specific goals. My work with you will be collaborative, interactive, and focused on helping you make real progress in areas that currently trouble you.
Brave Health
Psychiatrist, MD, MSW, LCSW, PhD, FNP-C Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
Do you struggle with transportation, time constraints, or prior obligations when accessing care? Would you feel more comfortable seeing a provider from the privacy of your home? Brave Health is a fully virtual behavioral health practice providing support for a wide range of mental health needs (anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, and many other conditions), ALL ONLINE. We offer the convenience of telehealth to give our patients the best care, including therapy and medication management. Through video sessions, you can access quality counseling and psychiatry services via smartphone, tablet, or computer from any location.
(914) 306-9249
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10011
Offers video visits
Do you struggle with transportation, time constraints, or prior obligations when accessing care? Would you feel more comfortable seeing a provider from the privacy of your home? Brave Health is a fully virtual behavioral health practice providing support for a wide range of mental health needs (anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, and many other conditions), ALL ONLINE. We offer the convenience of telehealth to give our patients the best care, including therapy and medication management. Through video sessions, you can access quality counseling and psychiatry services via smartphone, tablet, or computer from any location.
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Douglas Whikehart
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10014
Offers video visits
Dr. Whikehart is a board-certified psychiatrist, who has been practicing in Westchester County for over 20 years. He has experience diagnosing and treating a wide variety of psychiatric conditions in adults and has particular expertise in depression, anxiety, and bipolar illness. Treatment is approached as a collaboration between patient and doctor, beginning with a thorough evaluation and an open discussion about diagnostic possibilities and therapeutic options.
(929) 296-1706
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10014
Offers video visits
Dr. Whikehart is a board-certified psychiatrist, who has been practicing in Westchester County for over 20 years. He has experience diagnosing and treating a wide variety of psychiatric conditions in adults and has particular expertise in depression, anxiety, and bipolar illness. Treatment is approached as a collaboration between patient and doctor, beginning with a thorough evaluation and an open discussion about diagnostic possibilities and therapeutic options.
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Zebib Abraham
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10014
Offers video visits
Dr. Abraham is a board-certified psychiatrist trained in Adult Psychiatry. She completed her medical training at Weill Cornell Medical College. She went on to complete psychiatry residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She received additional training in psychoanalytic therapy at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute. She has a wide range of experience in depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorders, as well as personality and trauma-related disorders.
(929) 209-4552
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10014
Offers video visits
Dr. Abraham is a board-certified psychiatrist trained in Adult Psychiatry. She completed her medical training at Weill Cornell Medical College. She went on to complete psychiatry residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She received additional training in psychoanalytic therapy at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute. She has a wide range of experience in depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorders, as well as personality and trauma-related disorders.
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Lisa Roth
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10007
Offers video visits
People come to treatment for all sorts of reasons — anxiety, depression, trauma, difficulty functioning at work or school, family conflict, challenges in relationships, low self-esteem, or simply a desire to learn more about themselves. As a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist with expertise in both medication management and psychotherapy, I can help patients develop a treatment plan that meets their needs. My style is guided by warmth and flexibility, with the goals of helping patients build insight and reduce symptoms. Prospective patients can find more information about my practice at https://downtownpsychiatry.com.
(646) 798-6767
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Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10007
Offers video visits
People come to treatment for all sorts of reasons — anxiety, depression, trauma, difficulty functioning at work or school, family conflict, challenges in relationships, low self-esteem, or simply a desire to learn more about themselves. As a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist with expertise in both medication management and psychotherapy, I can help patients develop a treatment plan that meets their needs. My style is guided by warmth and flexibility, with the goals of helping patients build insight and reduce symptoms. Prospective patients can find more information about my practice at https://downtownpsychiatry.com.
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Pavel Filimonov
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10007
Offers video visits
I specialize in helping stressed-out, chronically overwhelmed people (whose daily life activities and decision-making ability suffers due to anxiety and fears) become surprisingly calm and confident and gain a very different outlook on life - all WITHIN WEEKS of treatment, and POSSIBLY EVEN WITHOUT USE OF MEDICATIONS.
Hello, my name is Dr. Pavel Filimonov, M.D. and I am a Holistic Psychiatrist. I am a bit different because I don't limit myself to just writing prescriptions and using talk therapy. I integrate Eastern healing techniques with the best researched principles of Western medicine, combining these elements to evoke change in the system as a whole--physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally. This combined approach helps me to deal with my patients' anxiety, fear and overwhelment in a much more efficient way, markedly REDUCING NEED FOR MEDICATIONS. *IMPORTANT: Insurance pays ONLY a small portion of Holistic treatment.
(347) 983-9320
Verified

Lower Manhattan
New York, NY 10007
Offers video visits
I specialize in helping stressed-out, chronically overwhelmed people (whose daily life activities and decision-making ability suffers due to anxiety and fears) become surprisingly calm and confident and gain a very different outlook on life - all WITHIN WEEKS of treatment, and POSSIBLY EVEN WITHOUT USE OF MEDICATIONS.
Hello, my name is Dr. Pavel Filimonov, M.D. and I am a Holistic Psychiatrist. I am a bit different because I don't limit myself to just writing prescriptions and using talk therapy. I integrate Eastern healing techniques with the best researched principles of Western medicine, combining these elements to evoke change in the system as a whole--physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally. This combined approach helps me to deal with my patients' anxiety, fear and overwhelment in a much more efficient way, markedly REDUCING NEED FOR MEDICATIONS. *IMPORTANT: Insurance pays ONLY a small portion of Holistic treatment.

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Anxiety Psychiatrists
At the core of anxiety is a mistaken appraisal of danger in which threats are exaggerated, triggering an array of negative feelings that overwhelm patients and lead to avoidant behavior. Therapists take aim at the three big components of anxiety—worry, physical arousal or edginess, and avoidance—by teaching one or more well-researched programs of skills that are custom-tailored to patients’ own worst thoughts.

If you're looking for a Lower Manhattan, New York anxiety psychiatrist, these professionals provide anxiety therapy and counseling in Lower Manhattan, New York.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in Lower Manhattan, New York is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

Lower Manhattan, New York 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 Lower Manhattan, New York 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 Lower Manhattan, New York, 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. Lower Manhattan, New York Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.