Psychiatrists in Downtown Core, Davis, CA

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Acacia Counseling and Wellness, Davis
Psychiatrist, MD, PMHNP, NP
Acacia Counseling and Wellness is a leading provider of outpatient, university mental health support. We provide individual, couples, and group therapy, as well as psychiatry and medication management. We specialize in providing high-quality mental health services to university students, faculty, and staff, as well as the greater community. Our office is conveniently located near the University of California, Davis, and our therapists are trained across a variety of issues and modalities. We are committed to providing a safe, supportive environment and a positive therapeutic experience.
(530) 203-6834 
Downtown Core
Davis, CA 95616
Offers video visits
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Enrique Lm Ochoa
Psychiatrist, MD, PhD
I am an American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry certified psychiatrist retired from UC Davis Department of Psychiatry specializing in medication management. While at UC Davis, I was an Attending at the Sacramento County Mental Health Treatment Center and later, the Medical Director at Turning Point-ISA. Upon retirement, I worked for 8 years at Heritage Oaks Hospital doing inpatient psychiatry. I am a Volunteer Clinical Faculty at UCD Psychiatry and I teach Residents and Medical Students.
(530) 771-6520 
Downtown Core
Davis, CA 95616
Offers video visits
Waitlist for new clients

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in Downtown Core, Davis is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

Downtown Core, Davis 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 Downtown Core, Davis 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 Downtown Core, Davis, 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. Downtown Core, Davis Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to find the right psychiatrist in Downtown Core, Davis, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in Downtown Core, Davis, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Downtown Core, Davis as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Downtown Core, Davis). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.