Carrie Wu
Psychiatric Nurse, ARNP Verified
Offers video visits
I am a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC). I have been in the healthcare field for over 18 years. I work with my clients who suffer from a wide range of Mental Health Disorders, including Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, and ADHD. I offer medication management, psychiatric consultation, and evaluation services.
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I am a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC). I have been in the healthcare field for over 18 years. I work with my clients who suffer from a wide range of Mental Health Disorders, including Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, and ADHD. I offer medication management, psychiatric consultation, and evaluation services.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 98101 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

98101 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 98101 has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for 98101 child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in 98101). 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 98101, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. 98101 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.