Dr. Mark Chofla | Telepsychiatrist
Psychiatrist, DO Verified
Offers video visits
Dr. Mark Chofla is a board-certified psychiatrist and physician who completed his specialty residency training at the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center. After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior from the University of California at Davis, Dr. Chofla earned his medical degree from Midwestern University: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine.
(415) 903-8684
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Dr. Mark Chofla is a board-certified psychiatrist and physician who completed his specialty residency training at the Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center. After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior from the University of California at Davis, Dr. Chofla earned his medical degree from Midwestern University: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine.
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Jacob Moulds
Psychiatrist, DO Verified
Offers video visits
Jacob Moulds, D.O. completed his undergraduate education obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. Dr. Moulds then moved to Mississippi where he attended William Carey University for a master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences, it was during this program that he became fascinated with the practice of medicine. Dr. Moulds attended William Carey University for medical school, graduating in 2016.
(415) 675-1865
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Jacob Moulds, D.O. completed his undergraduate education obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. Dr. Moulds then moved to Mississippi where he attended William Carey University for a master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences, it was during this program that he became fascinated with the practice of medicine. Dr. Moulds attended William Carey University for medical school, graduating in 2016.
Mindful Health Solutions - Ladan Hariri, MD
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
I focused on helping patients with anxiety and depression, ADHD for both adults and adolescents, and women’s health issues including peri-natal mental health, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) and menopause-related mood disorders. I treat patients via telepsychiatry.
(415) 338-9358
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I focused on helping patients with anxiety and depression, ADHD for both adults and adolescents, and women’s health issues including peri-natal mental health, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) and menopause-related mood disorders. I treat patients via telepsychiatry.
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Julia Altman
Psychiatric Nurse, PMH-NP, MSN, RN Verified
Offers video visits
I am a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. My approach is holistic and collaborative. In our sessions, we will explore all dimensions of wellness: psychological, biological, behavioral, spiritual, social, occupational, and environmental. Together, we will mobilize your strengths and resilience to promote healing and growth.
(415) 914-1170
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I am a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. My approach is holistic and collaborative. In our sessions, we will explore all dimensions of wellness: psychological, biological, behavioral, spiritual, social, occupational, and environmental. Together, we will mobilize your strengths and resilience to promote healing and growth.
Mindful Health Solutions - Daniel Irby, MD
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
My area of focus includes Depression and Mood Disorders. I was first exposed to Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in residency and see it as a powerful treatment that has few adverse effects and offers the possibility for recovery to individuals for whom medications have not been as helpful as hoped.
(916) 794-9979
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My area of focus includes Depression and Mood Disorders. I was first exposed to Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in residency and see it as a powerful treatment that has few adverse effects and offers the possibility for recovery to individuals for whom medications have not been as helpful as hoped.
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Ryan Thebo
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP, FNP Verified
Offers video visits
comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
(888) 909-8676
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comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
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Benjamin Elswick
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
Dr. Elswick is a Board Certified Adult Psychiatrist who emphasizes personality structure assays, functional biographical analysis, and relational behavior pat­terns, to tailor an individual treatment plan for medications and psychotherapy. He enjoys helping patients find their way through existential, spiritual, relational, and career problems. He specializes in treating adult ADHD and in reducing the burden of medications wherever possible. Dr. Elswick works closely with our psychologists, so he can provide a collaborative treatment plan to patients.
(628) 265-8639 x1
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Dr. Elswick is a Board Certified Adult Psychiatrist who emphasizes personality structure assays, functional biographical analysis, and relational behavior pat­terns, to tailor an individual treatment plan for medications and psychotherapy. He enjoys helping patients find their way through existential, spiritual, relational, and career problems. He specializes in treating adult ADHD and in reducing the burden of medications wherever possible. Dr. Elswick works closely with our psychologists, so he can provide a collaborative treatment plan to patients.
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Manisha Ram Punwani
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Finding a Board Certified Integrative Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, one who approaches treatment from an evidence based clinical, holistic, developmental and systems based (family, school, etc) perspective is challenging. I am committed to improving lives of children, adolescents and their families. I specialize in Autism, Anxiety and OCD disorders. I treat these through Cognitive Behavioral, Exposure Response Prevention, Family or Parent Behavioral Management therapies with or without psychotropic medications. I incorporate mindfulness, psychoeducation, sensory and complimentary interventions as appropriate.
(415) 599-4349
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Finding a Board Certified Integrative Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, one who approaches treatment from an evidence based clinical, holistic, developmental and systems based (family, school, etc) perspective is challenging. I am committed to improving lives of children, adolescents and their families. I specialize in Autism, Anxiety and OCD disorders. I treat these through Cognitive Behavioral, Exposure Response Prevention, Family or Parent Behavioral Management therapies with or without psychotropic medications. I incorporate mindfulness, psychoeducation, sensory and complimentary interventions as appropriate.
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Jon Duey
Psychiatric Nurse, MSN Verified
Offers video visits
To schedule your first visit with me, please use this online scheduling link - (https://portal.geneticforesight.com/book) --- I am a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. I obtained my BA in Psychology at UC Berkeley in 2008. I have vast experience as a counselor in various settings for children and adolescents with severe emotional disturbance. I then obtained my Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Columbia University in 2012 and completed the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program at Columbia University in 2014.
(510) 694-1464
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To schedule your first visit with me, please use this online scheduling link - (https://portal.geneticforesight.com/book) --- I am a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. I obtained my BA in Psychology at UC Berkeley in 2008. I have vast experience as a counselor in various settings for children and adolescents with severe emotional disturbance. I then obtained my Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Columbia University in 2012 and completed the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program at Columbia University in 2014.
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Michael Swetye, M.D., P.C.
Psychiatrist, MD, MBA Verified
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I am a Yale and UCSF-trained psychiatrist with board certifications in Adult, Adolescent and Child Psychiatry.
(415) 969-5356
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I am a Yale and UCSF-trained psychiatrist with board certifications in Adult, Adolescent and Child Psychiatry.
Beatrice Rabkin
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
Thank you for visiting my profile! I am a board-certified general psychiatrist, working with a variety of patients in my outpatient practice. I have office locations in San Francisco and Palo Alto. While I specialize in medication management, I use a multimodal approach with clients that draws upon psychotherapy, mindfulness work, Yoga psychology, and other integrative practices. For more info about my holistic approach to treatment, here's an informative podcast highlighting my work: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/holistic-psychiatry-dr-beatrice-rabkin-md/id1501515784?i=1000502625263 or https://youtu.be/wJe3t3ZzkNs
(415) 326-1505
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Thank you for visiting my profile! I am a board-certified general psychiatrist, working with a variety of patients in my outpatient practice. I have office locations in San Francisco and Palo Alto. While I specialize in medication management, I use a multimodal approach with clients that draws upon psychotherapy, mindfulness work, Yoga psychology, and other integrative practices. For more info about my holistic approach to treatment, here's an informative podcast highlighting my work: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/holistic-psychiatry-dr-beatrice-rabkin-md/id1501515784?i=1000502625263 or https://youtu.be/wJe3t3ZzkNs
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J Helen Wyman
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
Dr. Wyman is a licensed physician. She strives to understand her patients beyond their symptoms or diagnoses, to understand them as whole people with unique values, beliefs and hopes. Her clinical interests include complex and developmental trauma, adult ADHD, and psychoanalytic psychotherapy. She treats patients with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, adult ADHD, and other common and complex conditions.
(628) 228-6252
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Dr. Wyman is a licensed physician. She strives to understand her patients beyond their symptoms or diagnoses, to understand them as whole people with unique values, beliefs and hopes. Her clinical interests include complex and developmental trauma, adult ADHD, and psychoanalytic psychotherapy. She treats patients with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, adult ADHD, and other common and complex conditions.
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Mayumi Pierce
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Not accepting new clients
I look forward to working with you to address the obstacles in your life and to help you achieve more fulfillment, peace, and meaning. I have a variety of interests and experience, including treatment of individuals coping with life transitions, women's mental health issues, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, and adult ADHD. I am currently accepting new patients for medication management services. I treat adults in the San Francisco Bay Area and provide telemedicine across California. I am happy to work in collaboration with any other providers you may have (other physicians, talk therapists).
(415) 702-3302
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I look forward to working with you to address the obstacles in your life and to help you achieve more fulfillment, peace, and meaning. I have a variety of interests and experience, including treatment of individuals coping with life transitions, women's mental health issues, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, and adult ADHD. I am currently accepting new patients for medication management services. I treat adults in the San Francisco Bay Area and provide telemedicine across California. I am happy to work in collaboration with any other providers you may have (other physicians, talk therapists).
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SinclairMethod.org
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Clinical expertise in The Sinclair Method for treating Alcohol Use Disorder.
(415) 799-5667
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Clinical expertise in The Sinclair Method for treating Alcohol Use Disorder.
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Tara N Valenzuela
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP Verified
Offers video visits
Dr. Tara Valenzuela DNP, PMHNP-BC. is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She treats mental health across the lifespan. Her treatments are healing-centered, education-forward, person-focused. This involves customized strategies that may begin with therapy and medication, and can involve holistic planning including nutrition and activity to treat the whole person. She aligns with the idea that Nursing is the facilitation of healing, and works to provide intervention, education, and advocacy. Dr. Tara Valenzuela believes psychiatric treatment allows a life worth living to be lived.
(415) 870-3670
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Dr. Tara Valenzuela DNP, PMHNP-BC. is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She treats mental health across the lifespan. Her treatments are healing-centered, education-forward, person-focused. This involves customized strategies that may begin with therapy and medication, and can involve holistic planning including nutrition and activity to treat the whole person. She aligns with the idea that Nursing is the facilitation of healing, and works to provide intervention, education, and advocacy. Dr. Tara Valenzuela believes psychiatric treatment allows a life worth living to be lived.
Meaghan Cotter Mood Health
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, FNP-BC Verified
Offers video visits
Hi! I'm Meaghan, and I work with Mood Health. For me, it all comes down to people and the beauty of their lives and stories. Anxiety and depression are very real things, and I'm motivated to help people live their best stories through active listening, working as a partner in care, and medication management when needed. I have spent the bulk of my career working as a Family Nurse Practitioner at a local community clinic, where I gained invaluable experience in supporting individuals through complex life situations. After experiencing my own personal loss, I learned that everyone experiences struggle and we all need support.
(415) 687-2283
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Hi! I'm Meaghan, and I work with Mood Health. For me, it all comes down to people and the beauty of their lives and stories. Anxiety and depression are very real things, and I'm motivated to help people live their best stories through active listening, working as a partner in care, and medication management when needed. I have spent the bulk of my career working as a Family Nurse Practitioner at a local community clinic, where I gained invaluable experience in supporting individuals through complex life situations. After experiencing my own personal loss, I learned that everyone experiences struggle and we all need support.
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Zoe Strominger
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MS, NP Verified
Offers video visits
Hello there. Practicing integrative psychiatry and psychotherapy is an honor for me. As a nurse practitioner with additional specialized training, my scope includes: talk therapy, prescribing medications, recommendations for supplements and herbs, clinical hypnosis, nutritional and lifestyle counseling, and yogi approaches to mental health. There are surprisingly diverse ways to address mental health concerns. We will work together to find out what is best for you. No matter the approach, I’m present and engaged with you, nonjudgmentally.
(510) 738-3597
Verified
Offers video visits
Hello there. Practicing integrative psychiatry and psychotherapy is an honor for me. As a nurse practitioner with additional specialized training, my scope includes: talk therapy, prescribing medications, recommendations for supplements and herbs, clinical hypnosis, nutritional and lifestyle counseling, and yogi approaches to mental health. There are surprisingly diverse ways to address mental health concerns. We will work together to find out what is best for you. No matter the approach, I’m present and engaged with you, nonjudgmentally.
Uma Lerner
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Not accepting new clients
Dr. Lerner specializes in women's mental health. She has expertise in the management of psychiatric and emotional challenges during pregnancy and when breastfeeding. Dr. Lerner focuses on the evaluation and management of the unique ways depression, anxiety, and ADHD manifest in women. Dr. Lerner utilizes an active and engaging psychotherapy approach in addition to treatment with medications.
(415) 969-2407
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Dr. Lerner specializes in women's mental health. She has expertise in the management of psychiatric and emotional challenges during pregnancy and when breastfeeding. Dr. Lerner focuses on the evaluation and management of the unique ways depression, anxiety, and ADHD manifest in women. Dr. Lerner utilizes an active and engaging psychotherapy approach in addition to treatment with medications.
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Jeffrey L Seal
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
I am a psychiatrist specializing in therapy and medication management for adults. My small private practice provides the time for an in-depth assessment of a patient's needs and the formulation of a detailed treatment plan. The initial assessment usually takes two meetings and forms the foundation for an ongoing therapeutic relationship. I primarily utilize psychodynamic approaches, within a holistic framework that considers diet, exercise, and work-life balance. I provide treatment in a warm, compassionate, and accepting environment.
(415) 619-6405
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I am a psychiatrist specializing in therapy and medication management for adults. My small private practice provides the time for an in-depth assessment of a patient's needs and the formulation of a detailed treatment plan. The initial assessment usually takes two meetings and forms the foundation for an ongoing therapeutic relationship. I primarily utilize psychodynamic approaches, within a holistic framework that considers diet, exercise, and work-life balance. I provide treatment in a warm, compassionate, and accepting environment.
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Melinda Tyler
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Offers video visits
Dr. Tyler understands that a treatment plan will only be successful if time is taken to understand each individual patient’s wants and needs. She will listen to her patients and involve each patient in the decision-making process of establishing their care.
(415) 304-8907
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Dr. Tyler understands that a treatment plan will only be successful if time is taken to understand each individual patient’s wants and needs. She will listen to her patients and involve each patient in the decision-making process of establishing their care.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in San Francisco County is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

San Francisco County 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 San Francisco County 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 San Francisco County, 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. San Francisco County 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 San Francisco County, 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 San Francisco County, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in San Francisco County as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( San Francisco County). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.