Psychiatrist, MD
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New York, New York 10021
"I am a psychiatrist who believes that therapy is crucial for meaningful results; medication is also effective when used thoughtfully and judiciously. I have experience treating depression, anxiety, and distractibility, as well as sexual and developmental trauma. Helping people through personal and professional transitions is particularly rewarding."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 368-8169
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New York, New York 10021
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a psychiatrist who believes that therapy is crucial for meaningful results; medication is also effective when used thoughtfully and judiciously. I have experience treating depression, anxiety, and distractibility, as well as sexual and developmental trauma. Helping people through personal and professional transitions is particularly rewarding."
Timothy Cooper, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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New York, New York 10011
"I am a board-certified, New York-based psychiatrist with a private practice in the Flatiron District. I treat a wide variety of mental health issues - depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, psychotic disorders, and trauma-related disorders - as well as more general issues pertaining to identity, relationships, and life transitions."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 845-9621
Verified
New York, New York 10011
Bipolar Disorder
"I am a board-certified, New York-based psychiatrist with a private practice in the Flatiron District. I treat a wide variety of mental health issues - depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, psychotic disorders, and trauma-related disorders - as well as more general issues pertaining to identity, relationships, and life transitions."
Alex R Demac, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10075
"I am an adolescent, young adult, and adult psychiatrist with 25 years of experience treating the full range of emotional issues. I strive to provide the same quality of care to my patients/clients that I would want for myself or for a member of my family. I work with the people in my care to help them understand, learn from and manage their difficult feelings. I also help them to develop more rewarding and successful relationships. In addition to my clinical work I teach physicians-in-training about psychiatry at the Yale Medical School."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 430-8690
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New York, New York 10075
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am an adolescent, young adult, and adult psychiatrist with 25 years of experience treating the full range of emotional issues. I strive to provide the same quality of care to my patients/clients that I would want for myself or for a member of my family. I work with the people in my care to help them understand, learn from and manage their difficult feelings. I also help them to develop more rewarding and successful relationships. In addition to my clinical work I teach physicians-in-training about psychiatry at the Yale Medical School."
Gabriel G Katz MD PLLC, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10019
"Welcome to my psychopharmacology and psychotherapy practice. I am board-certified psychiatrist and therapist in private practice for many years. I am committed to helping my patients reduce stress levels and improve the quality of their lives through compassionate, comprehensive treatment. I work with both men and women and I am passionate about providing care to men and women struggling with psychiatric illness or psychological distress. I am versed in all aspects of psychopharmacology and psychotherapy and my specialties include adolescent and Adult ADHD, depression, anxiety and eating disorders."
Bipolar Disorder
(917) 746-1594
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New York, New York 10019
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Bipolar Disorder
"Welcome to my psychopharmacology and psychotherapy practice. I am board-certified psychiatrist and therapist in private practice for many years. I am committed to helping my patients reduce stress levels and improve the quality of their lives through compassionate, comprehensive treatment. I work with both men and women and I am passionate about providing care to men and women struggling with psychiatric illness or psychological distress. I am versed in all aspects of psychopharmacology and psychotherapy and my specialties include adolescent and Adult ADHD, depression, anxiety and eating disorders."
Eran Feit, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10168
"I am a board-certified psychiatrist and therapist with more than 15 years of experience. Trained at Columbia and NYMC I offer both therapy and medication management. My goal is to help my patients relieve painful and distressing symptoms such as depression, anxiety and irritability in dealing with relationship issues or work stress. My approach is to work collaboratively with each of my patients, exploring their individual needs and aiming for more fulfilling relationships. I don't take insurance, but I will help you to get reimbursed through your insurance provider."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 553-5021
Verified
New York, New York 10168
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a board-certified psychiatrist and therapist with more than 15 years of experience. Trained at Columbia and NYMC I offer both therapy and medication management. My goal is to help my patients relieve painful and distressing symptoms such as depression, anxiety and irritability in dealing with relationship issues or work stress. My approach is to work collaboratively with each of my patients, exploring their individual needs and aiming for more fulfilling relationships. I don't take insurance, but I will help you to get reimbursed through your insurance provider."
Irina Chikvashvili, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, D.O.
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10028
"MEDICATION MANAGEMENT & THERAPY SERVICES. Locations in Upper East Side & Long Island City. Insurance plans are *not* accepted. Dr. Chikvashvili is a double board certified child & adult psychiatrist in New York City. She is currently an attending physician at Long Island Jewish Medical Center & Cohen Children’s Medical Center, specializing in Emergency Adult & Pediatric Psychiatry. In addition to her expertise in adult psychiatry, Dr. Chikvashvili is one of the few doctors with experience in treating children of all ages. She provides treatment by talk therapy & medication management. "
Bipolar Disorder
(917) 924-3423
Verified
New York, New York 10028
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Bipolar Disorder
"MEDICATION MANAGEMENT & THERAPY SERVICES. Locations in Upper East Side & Long Island City. Insurance plans are *not* accepted. Dr. Chikvashvili is a double board certified child & adult psychiatrist in New York City. She is currently an attending physician at Long Island Jewish Medical Center & Cohen Children’s Medical Center, specializing in Emergency Adult & Pediatric Psychiatry. In addition to her expertise in adult psychiatry, Dr. Chikvashvili is one of the few doctors with experience in treating children of all ages. She provides treatment by talk therapy & medication management. "
Jeffrey M. Miller, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10024
"I am a psychiatrist and specialize in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders using medication and psychotherapy, either alone or in combination with one another. As an academic psychiatrist on faculty at Columbia University, I conduct research studying mood disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder, and I teach medical students and psychiatry residents about these conditions. I practice evidence-based medicine, using a broad range of approaches, including medication, psychotherapy, diet, bright light therapy, and mindfulness meditation, to tailor your treatment to your specific goals and preferences."
Bipolar Disorder
(917) 765-7490
Verified
New York, New York 10024
Bipolar Disorder
"I am a psychiatrist and specialize in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders using medication and psychotherapy, either alone or in combination with one another. As an academic psychiatrist on faculty at Columbia University, I conduct research studying mood disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder, and I teach medical students and psychiatry residents about these conditions. I practice evidence-based medicine, using a broad range of approaches, including medication, psychotherapy, diet, bright light therapy, and mindfulness meditation, to tailor your treatment to your specific goals and preferences."
Roger B. Granet, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10021
"Roger Granet MD blends cutting edge academic psychiatry with years of empathic clinical practice. Dr. Granet is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Lecturer in Psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Consultant at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Division and Morristown Memorial Hospital. Dr. Granet is author of: If You Think You Have Depression (Dell,1998), If you Think You Have Panic Disorder (Dell, 1998), Is it Alzheimer’s? What To Do When Loved Ones Can’t Remember What They Should (Avon, 1998), and Why Am I Up, Why Am I Down: Understanding Bipolar Disorder (Dell, 1999), Surviving Cancer Emotionally: Learning How to Heal, (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2001"
Bipolar Disorder
(973) 917-8041
Verified
New York, New York 10021
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Bipolar Disorder
"Roger Granet MD blends cutting edge academic psychiatry with years of empathic clinical practice. Dr. Granet is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Lecturer in Psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Consultant at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Attending Psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Division and Morristown Memorial Hospital. Dr. Granet is author of: If You Think You Have Depression (Dell,1998), If you Think You Have Panic Disorder (Dell, 1998), Is it Alzheimer’s? What To Do When Loved Ones Can’t Remember What They Should (Avon, 1998), and Why Am I Up, Why Am I Down: Understanding Bipolar Disorder (Dell, 1999), Surviving Cancer Emotionally: Learning How to Heal, (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2001"
Angela Coombs, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, M.D
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10024
"I am a Columbia-trained psychiatrist and former Chief Resident of the Columbia Psychiatry program committed to partnering with patients to address a myriad of challenges. Some of these challenges may include mood disorders (e.g. major depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety, stress and trauma-related disorders, as well as relationship or role difficulties. I provide evidence-based psychotherapy and/or medication management, when appropriate. I believe that treatment must be tailored to the unique needs of each individual. I draw upon multiple modalities including psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)."
Bipolar Disorder
(718) 301-5130
Verified
New York, New York 10024
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a Columbia-trained psychiatrist and former Chief Resident of the Columbia Psychiatry program committed to partnering with patients to address a myriad of challenges. Some of these challenges may include mood disorders (e.g. major depression, bipolar disorder), anxiety, stress and trauma-related disorders, as well as relationship or role difficulties. I provide evidence-based psychotherapy and/or medication management, when appropriate. I believe that treatment must be tailored to the unique needs of each individual. I draw upon multiple modalities including psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)."
Hetal Reddy, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10003
"I am a board certified psychiatrist that is committed to working collaboratively to address emotional distress and difficulties in daily living. This could manifest as depression, anxiety, problems with intimacy or self-esteem, trouble staying focused or feeling connected, feeling excessively angry or guilty, or trouble finding meaning in life, just to name a few. Together we can examine where the struggle lies, what the effective treatments are, and what role medications can play. I treat patients of all ages, with a special focus on college/graduate students, young adults, and women's mental health."
Bipolar Disorder
(347) 252-3858
Verified
New York, New York 10003
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a board certified psychiatrist that is committed to working collaboratively to address emotional distress and difficulties in daily living. This could manifest as depression, anxiety, problems with intimacy or self-esteem, trouble staying focused or feeling connected, feeling excessively angry or guilty, or trouble finding meaning in life, just to name a few. Together we can examine where the struggle lies, what the effective treatments are, and what role medications can play. I treat patients of all ages, with a special focus on college/graduate students, young adults, and women's mental health."
Anthony William Zoghbi, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10024
"I am a Columbia-trained, board certified psychiatrist and former Chief Resident of the Columbia Psychiatry program. I provide psychotherapy and medication management for a range of emotional difficulties including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, OCD, PTSD, and adult ADHD."
Bipolar Disorder
(347) 983-6942
Verified
New York, New York 10024
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a Columbia-trained, board certified psychiatrist and former Chief Resident of the Columbia Psychiatry program. I provide psychotherapy and medication management for a range of emotional difficulties including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, OCD, PTSD, and adult ADHD."
Imedpsychiatry- Dr Hernandez Colon, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10003
"I DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN ANY INSURANCE PANELS.I am a board certified psychiatrist specializing in adult psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine.As an adult psychiatrist with training of psychososmatic medicine, integrating medical and psychiatric knowledge provides more accurate asessments and a more specific treatment plan.. I treat patients with a broad spectrum of psychiatric disorders, substance related problems, medical/neurological comorbidities. A comprehensive asessment leading to an acurate diagnosis will provide the treatment plan that suits your needs; including medications and therapy. ."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 681-2918
Verified
New York, New York 10003
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Bipolar Disorder
"I DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN ANY INSURANCE PANELS.I am a board certified psychiatrist specializing in adult psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine.As an adult psychiatrist with training of psychososmatic medicine, integrating medical and psychiatric knowledge provides more accurate asessments and a more specific treatment plan.. I treat patients with a broad spectrum of psychiatric disorders, substance related problems, medical/neurological comorbidities. A comprehensive asessment leading to an acurate diagnosis will provide the treatment plan that suits your needs; including medications and therapy. ."
Jeffrey Daly, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10065
"After completing residency in adult psychiatry at Brown University, Dr. Daly graduated from a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Harvard University. He brings to this practice 23 years of extensive clinical and educational training experience treating children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Daly prides himself on providing individualized, compassionate, state of the art care based on a biopsychosocial model. He offers diagnostic evaluations and, when indicated, the latest, safest, and most effective psychopharmacologic interventions, being sure medications are combined with the most appropriate talk therapies. "
Bipolar Disorder
(917) 982-2076
Verified
New York, New York 10065
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Bipolar Disorder
"After completing residency in adult psychiatry at Brown University, Dr. Daly graduated from a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Harvard University. He brings to this practice 23 years of extensive clinical and educational training experience treating children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Daly prides himself on providing individualized, compassionate, state of the art care based on a biopsychosocial model. He offers diagnostic evaluations and, when indicated, the latest, safest, and most effective psychopharmacologic interventions, being sure medications are combined with the most appropriate talk therapies. "
Tenafly Psychiatric Associates, L.L.C., Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10023
"201-568-8288 Private Individual Therapy Sessions, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Supportive Therapy. Treatment of Anxiety and Depression, Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, Support Groups, Stress Relief, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Treatment of Stress causing Physical or Emotional Symptoms, Insomnia, PMS. Grief support, Healthy Weight support, Smoking-Alcohol-Substance-Cessation support. Holistic Mind and Body Approach. Repair and find balance. Calm, relax and energize. Memory and Dementia Evaluations, Competency Evaluations, Private care of patients at Assisted Living facilities, Independent living facilities, and Nursing Homes. By Appointment 201-568-8288"
Bipolar Disorder
(212) 877-3999
Verified
New York, New York 10023
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Bipolar Disorder
"201-568-8288 Private Individual Therapy Sessions, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Supportive Therapy. Treatment of Anxiety and Depression, Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, Support Groups, Stress Relief, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Treatment of Stress causing Physical or Emotional Symptoms, Insomnia, PMS. Grief support, Healthy Weight support, Smoking-Alcohol-Substance-Cessation support. Holistic Mind and Body Approach. Repair and find balance. Calm, relax and energize. Memory and Dementia Evaluations, Competency Evaluations, Private care of patients at Assisted Living facilities, Independent living facilities, and Nursing Homes. By Appointment 201-568-8288"
Steven Jay Wruble, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10010
"Here at the Venn Center, we offer patients a unique therapeutic experience. I conduct psychiatric evaluations and assessments, as well as provide both individual and group psychotherapy to clients of all ages. I also offer pharmacotherapy and medication management when appropriate. That being said, 25% of my patients are not on any medication since I employ non-medicinal interventions that help remediate psychiatric symptoms whenever possible. Offering these complementary services allows the clients I work with to feel empowered in their desire for change toward a healthier way of being."
Bipolar Disorder
(201) 870-0910
Verified
New York, New York 10010
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Bipolar Disorder
"Here at the Venn Center, we offer patients a unique therapeutic experience. I conduct psychiatric evaluations and assessments, as well as provide both individual and group psychotherapy to clients of all ages. I also offer pharmacotherapy and medication management when appropriate. That being said, 25% of my patients are not on any medication since I employ non-medicinal interventions that help remediate psychiatric symptoms whenever possible. Offering these complementary services allows the clients I work with to feel empowered in their desire for change toward a healthier way of being."
Shane S Spicer, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10016
"Are you looking for a psychiatrist who genuinely cares about his clients? A psychiatrist who spends more time with clients than the average psychiatrist? Then you are in the right place. My practice offers an easily accessible Manhattan location and a relaxed environment in which you can receive psychotherapy, medication management, or both, in order to address your unique needs. Services are provided in a comfortable and nonjudgmental climate and we can draw from different psychotherapy theories and treatment models in order to best meet your specific goals."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 600-8231
Verified
New York, New York 10016
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Bipolar Disorder
"Are you looking for a psychiatrist who genuinely cares about his clients? A psychiatrist who spends more time with clients than the average psychiatrist? Then you are in the right place. My practice offers an easily accessible Manhattan location and a relaxed environment in which you can receive psychotherapy, medication management, or both, in order to address your unique needs. Services are provided in a comfortable and nonjudgmental climate and we can draw from different psychotherapy theories and treatment models in order to best meet your specific goals."
Dr. Elizabeth L Leung, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10001
"WE DO GeneSight testing! Dr. Elizabeth L Leung is a board certified psychiatrist, who trained at New York Medical College and Icahn School of Medicine with fellowship training in psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Leung has expertise in treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, relationship difficulties, adjustment issues, trauma, and grief. In an effort to stay current with all fields in psychiatry, she attends major academic conferences. Dr. Leung currently has affiliation with multiple prestige institutes and is associate clinical professor at Hoftra School of Medicine at Northwell Health."
Bipolar Disorder
(917) 909-8271
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New York, New York 10001
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Bipolar Disorder
"WE DO GeneSight testing! Dr. Elizabeth L Leung is a board certified psychiatrist, who trained at New York Medical College and Icahn School of Medicine with fellowship training in psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Leung has expertise in treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, relationship difficulties, adjustment issues, trauma, and grief. In an effort to stay current with all fields in psychiatry, she attends major academic conferences. Dr. Leung currently has affiliation with multiple prestige institutes and is associate clinical professor at Hoftra School of Medicine at Northwell Health."
Erica Saccente, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NPP
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10010
"I view psychotherapeutic work not only as a means to symptom reduction, but as an evolving process to help people live more personally meaningful lives. I work with adults dealing with a wide range of difficulties, and I have experience working with people that have co-occurring medical issues including chronic pain and HIV/AIDS. I offer an integrative approach based on your needs and interests, which may include talk therapy, medication management, Yoga breathing techniques, meditation, attention to the physical body, spiritual principles, and insights from neuroscience."
Bipolar Disorder
(347) 229-9542
Verified
New York, New York 10010
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Bipolar Disorder
"I view psychotherapeutic work not only as a means to symptom reduction, but as an evolving process to help people live more personally meaningful lives. I work with adults dealing with a wide range of difficulties, and I have experience working with people that have co-occurring medical issues including chronic pain and HIV/AIDS. I offer an integrative approach based on your needs and interests, which may include talk therapy, medication management, Yoga breathing techniques, meditation, attention to the physical body, spiritual principles, and insights from neuroscience."
Stephen H Geisler, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10018
"I am a board certified psychiatrist and have been in practice for over 35 years. My expertise is in psychopharmacology and I like working in a collaborative manner to come up with the right medication regimen for each individual patient, as no two people with an illness suffer in exactly the same way. I was honored to receive the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from NAMI several years ago and I have also received several teaching and education awards over the years. "
Bipolar Disorder
(718) 568-6973
Verified
New York, New York 10018
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Bipolar Disorder
"I am a board certified psychiatrist and have been in practice for over 35 years. My expertise is in psychopharmacology and I like working in a collaborative manner to come up with the right medication regimen for each individual patient, as no two people with an illness suffer in exactly the same way. I was honored to receive the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from NAMI several years ago and I have also received several teaching and education awards over the years. "
Michael J Mahelsky, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today Verified
New York, New York 10016
"Most of the patients who have worked with me over the years have a variety of different mental health issues. These include depression, anxiety and substance dependence. However, in psychiatry, there are many other mental health matters which need to be diagnosed and carefully treated. I feel very capable and prepared given my years of experience to work with patients who have these conditions as well."
Bipolar Disorder
(646) 502-8481
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New York, New York 10016
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Bipolar Disorder
"Most of the patients who have worked with me over the years have a variety of different mental health issues. These include depression, anxiety and substance dependence. However, in psychiatry, there are many other mental health matters which need to be diagnosed and carefully treated. I feel very capable and prepared given my years of experience to work with patients who have these conditions as well."

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Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) Psychiatrists
Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a chronically recurring condition involving moods that swing between the highs of mania and the lows of depression. Depression is by far the most pervasive feature of the illness, and the manic phase is usually a mix of irritability, anger, and depression, with or without euphoria. The elation may manifest as unusual energy and overconfidence, playing out in bouts of overspending or promiscuity.

While the depression of bipolar disorder can resist treatment, mood swings and recurrences can often be delayed or prevented with a mood stabilizer, alone or combined with other drugs. Therapy is an important adjunct to drugs, especially for dealing with the work and relationship problems that can accompany the disorder.

If you're looking for help with bipolar in New York or for a New York bipolar psychiatrist these professionals provide bipolar therapy (and bipolar therapies), bipolar treatment and bipolar help in New York. They include bipolar psychiatrists, bipolar psychologists, bipolar psychotherapists and bipolar counselors in New York. They can help teen suffering from bipolar disorder. They provide New York bipolar counseling, bipolar support, referrals to bipolar support groups in New York and New York bipolar groups. If you're depressed in New York, get help from one of these bipolar specialists.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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 New York has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for New York child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in New York). 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 New York, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a few years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose some mental health conditions and prescribe medication. New York Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have some basic training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.