Telepsychiatry for Santa Clarita, CA

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Elham Hamzeh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMNHP
Verified
I am a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at Foresight. I received my Master's Degree in Nursing with a post master specialty in psychiatry from The Maryville University. I have experience working in various diverse setting including outpatient clinic, inpatient detox and rehab, psychiatric emergency, and dual diagnosis youth program. I have a passion for working with young and older adults in order to assist them achieve maximum mental health and live the life to the fullest.
(661) 690-5094 
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Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Offers video visits
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Mottsin Thomas
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS-Bonmente knows asking for help is not an easy thing to do. We also know that finding a provider you trust to help you navigate mental health care can be a challenge. That's why we're here and we're doing things differently. As a patient at Bonmente, you enjoy comprehensive treatments customized specifically for your unique circumstances, convenient telemedicine appointments that allow you to see your provider from the comfort of home, an online patient portal that lets you communicate directly with your provider, and a highly trained support team that makes becoming a patient as simple as it should be.
(661) 215-8879 
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Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Offers video visits
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Nelson Katindo
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Katindo is a psychiatrist based in Santa Clarita, California. He completed his Residency training at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore Maryland. He earned his Medical degree at Howard University College Of Medicine in Washington DC.
(661) 690-5545 
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Santa Clarita, CA 91351
Offers video visits
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The Mindful Lemon
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Verified
(661) 338-5530 
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Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Offers video visits

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Teletherapy Psychiatrists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Santa Clarita, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Santa Clarita listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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