LGBTQ+ Psychiatrists in Walnut Creek, CA

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Laura Compton
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNPBC
Verified
Laura is a member of the Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH) and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), and is committed to creating a supportive, affirming, and empowering environment for clients of all sizes, genders, gender identities, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, faiths, ages, and abilities.
Laura Compton, PMHNP-BC, is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has more than a decade of experience working with clients with complex acute and chronic mental health needs. Laura strives to blend science- and evidence-based diagnostic and treatment strategies with the Recovery Model of care, which sees the client as a unique person rather than a constellation of symptoms and helps clients achieve their goals through shared decision-making and shared responsibility.
(925) 403-4060 
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers video visits
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Dr. Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers video visits
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Estelita Marquez-Floyd
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
I am a Child Psychiatrist, General Psychiatrist and psychopharmacologist who has been in practice for 28 years. I am Board Certified. The clients I treat are from 4 to 55 years of age. I work with clients who have tried but not found satisfactory resolution for their issues as well as with clients who are just beginning the process. Please visit my website psychiatrydoc.org to see what my patients say their experience has been. I hope you'll call and make an appointment too.
(925) 308-5510 
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
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Joseph John Harrison
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, MEd, NP-C
Verified
Glidepath Behavioral Health's patients are middle-aged and older and suffer from new onset/chronic mental illness or Dementia. We welcome patients whose chronic medical illnesses complicate the care of their related mental illness. In addition to offering intensive non-medication interventions, we prescribe evidence-based medicines. We successfully reduce and or discontinue medications during the course of treatment and involve the patient/loved ones and primary care providers in treatment plan development. Our model recognizes the impact of geriatric mental illness and dementia on loved ones and we address their needs as well.
(925) 684-8978 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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Simret Nanda
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
My ideal client could be a child, adolescent or an adult that wants and needs to get psychiatric care. I am an open-minded and holistic psychiatrist who takes the whole person into account when I am treating him/her. I practice the biopsychosocial model and I also understand that not all treatment modalities work for all people. I tailor treatment goals and strategies for each individual person. I am also a big believer in combining diet, exercise, acupuncture, reiki, massage, physical therapy, psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, psychoeducation, groups into the treatment plan and focusing on wellness as well.
(925) 744-8449 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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Dan Barrett
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
My goal when I meet a new patient is to understand what they are going through and what has affected their life. If I work with you or your family member I will try and understand your situation and history and will get a sense of how to shape modalities of therapy to help you and/or your family member to overcome the problems. I see a range of ages from children and adolescents to adults. Although every individual problem is unique, I have expertise in Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) in children and adults, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.
(510) 858-0960 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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Julie Thomas
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(925) 306-1326 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
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Sandra Hah
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(925) 306-1197 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
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Amanda Vo
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP
Verified
My approach to working with my clients is warm, compassionate and judgement free. I believe in a person-centered approach to treatment which means we work together so you can make informed decisions about your individual treatment goals. Since I offer exclusively tele-psychiatry services, we can meet wherever is convenient for you. My treatment focus is on adults over 18 with a variety of needs including depression, anxiety and ADHD. I enjoy working with working adults, healthcare providers, college students and moms.
(530) 240-7875 
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
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Dr Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
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Dr Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
Lafayette, CA 94549
Offers video visits
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Sandra Hah
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life. Dr. Hah is triple board certified in child and adolescent, adult, and forensic psychiatry.
(310) 321-4260 
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Danville, CA 94526
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Dr Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
Office is near:
Danville, CA 94526
Offers video visits
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Randall Scott Bailey
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(310) 340-7908 
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Danville, CA 94526
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Dr. Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
Office is near:
Martinez, CA 94553
Offers video visits
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Dr Mark Chofla | Empathy Therapy
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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.
(888) 832-9635 
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Orinda, CA 94563
Offers video visits
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Scott Smolar
Psychiatrist, DO, DFASAM, PC
Verified
Dr. Smolar's extensive experience treating a full range of ages, backgrounds, mental health and addiction issues makes him well suited to help individuals struggling with a multitude of psychiatric conditions.
(415) 212-6295 
Orinda, CA 94563
Offers video visits
Photo of Teresa Lee, Psychiatrist in Walnut Creek, CA
Teresa Lee
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Feeling "stuck" or even "paralyzed" in your career, daily life, or relationships (in areas even beyond romantic) are often why people seek me. My culturally open approach means we will understand how your past and present relationships, ideas, and feelings shape who you are today. I believe talk therapy can lead to deep and lasting changes, and medications, when thoughtfully prescribed, can lessen the intensity of pain and suffering. With my medical and therapy resources, we will create an approach that lends itself to personal growth.
(925) 690-1891 
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Lafayette, CA 94549
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Margaret Johnstone
Psychiatric Nurse, RN, CNS, NP
Verified
I am a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. I have over 20 years experience in mental health services in the Bay Area. My experience has been in both the public and private mental health care systems. I work with clients with acute and chronic mental health needs.
(925) 247-1805 
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Lafayette, CA 94549
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Adel Mostafavi
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(310) 856-9442 
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Danville, CA 94526
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LGBTQ+ Psychiatrists
We should make clear that not all the psychiatrists listed here are gay themselves. Rather, they specialize in helping with aspects of being gay in Walnut Creek or homosexual. They provide help for gay couples in gay relationships, gay issues and issues that affect gay life.

If you're gay or are looking for help with gay issues in Walnut Creek or for a Walnut Creek gay psychiatrist these professionals provide gay counseling and gay friendly care for gays or lesbians. They include gay friendly psychiatrists plus gay psychiatrists in Walnut Creek, gay friendly psychologists, and gay friendly counsellors.



About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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