Unitas Healthcare Systems, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, C-NP Verified
North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS*** WEEKEND AND EVENING APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE*** Unitas Healthcare Systems is a full-service psychiatric practice. We serve all ages, from children to older adults. We are proudly serving all of Massachusetts through the use of telehealth.
(617) 401-7441
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North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS*** WEEKEND AND EVENING APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE*** Unitas Healthcare Systems is a full-service psychiatric practice. We serve all ages, from children to older adults. We are proudly serving all of Massachusetts through the use of telehealth.
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Meredith Hogarty
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-B, MSN, RN, MSW Verified
North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, I provide therapy and prescribe medication when appropriate to adults and adolescents in both MA and NH. My goal is to listen to your concerns, to ease your fears and to support you through your treatment. I view my work with individuals as a partnership and I believe that everyone is an expert in their own experiences as well as their mental health. I am committed to working with you to achieve your optimal mental and physical wellness. I am currently providing telehelath sessions and will offer in office and Telehealth sessions post-pandemic.
(855) 427-6204
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North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, I provide therapy and prescribe medication when appropriate to adults and adolescents in both MA and NH. My goal is to listen to your concerns, to ease your fears and to support you through your treatment. I view my work with individuals as a partnership and I believe that everyone is an expert in their own experiences as well as their mental health. I am committed to working with you to achieve your optimal mental and physical wellness. I am currently providing telehelath sessions and will offer in office and Telehealth sessions post-pandemic.

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Asperger's Syndrome Psychiatrists
Asperger's Syndrome is a high functioning form of autism. People in North Andover with Asperger's often have difficulties with social skills. They might also have problems with motor regulation. However, unlike many with autism, their language and cognitive skills are largely intact.

People with Asperger's often have an orientation toward detail and an interest in systemizing, which can look like obsessiveness. Some may show remarkable facility in a narrowly focused and usually non-social area, such as baseball statistics or train schedules.

Those with Asperger's typically lack the ability to understand the perspectives and feelings of others. But they often benefit from sustained training in social awareness, such as learning how to read facial expressions and interaction skills. When encouraged to cope with their difficulties, many with Asperger's capitalize on their intense interests to become successful in a specific field of work.

If you're looking for help with asperger's in North Andover or for a North Andover asperger's psychiatrist these professionals provide asperger's help, asperger's therapy, asperger's counseling and asperger's treatment. North Andover Aspergers psychiatrists can help with testing for asperger's or diagnosis of aspergers in North Andover. The professionals work with asperger's in children or children with asperger's, asperger's in adolescents or adolescents with asperger's and asperger's in adults or adults with asperger's.

Psychiatrists work with asperger behaviors in North Andover and follow asperger's research. They can provide support for parents of children with asperger's in North Andover or aspy behaviour in kids and direct you to local asperger's resources.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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