Psychiatrists in Old Saybrook, CT

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Comprehensive Psychiatric Care
Psychiatrist, MD, DLFAPA
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Comprehensive Psychiatric Care is an outpatient mental health facility that has served the Eastern Connecticut community for over 30 years. Led by Board Certified psychiatrist Dr. Mahmoud Okasha, M.D., CPC is a team of multi-dicinplinary mental health practitioners who work together to best serve the needs of our patients. Our staff are experienced, licensed, mental health clinicians who adhere to the highest ethical and professional standards. CPC clinicians are trained in a wide variety of therapeutic orientations including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Psychodynamic (insight orientated) therapy, & Child Centered Play therapy. .
(860) 455-4627
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Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Michael Valalik
Psychiatric Nurse, MSN, PMHNP
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Thank you for considering my practice for your mental health care. I provide medication management services for adults who are already seeing a therapist regularly for psychotherapy.
(203) 479-9488
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Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Lee Weber
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP, FNP
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I am a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) as well as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). I specialize in children, adolescents, and young adults (ages 5 - 24) who are struggling with mental health issues. I evaluate and treat ADHD, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, OCD, and other psychiatric disorders. I provide psychiatric evaluations and consults, medication management, individual and group therapy, as well as ongoing management.
(860) 609-3685
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Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Cassandra C Shepard
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, FNP-C, APRN
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My approach is to work collaboratively with the clients and to focus on teaching, health promotion, clinical guidelines, and integrative care. Cassandra Shepard is dual-licensed as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), board-certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center received her Master of Science in Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing from the University of Saint Joseph. I have experience in short-term rehabilitation, long-term care, inpatient, outpatient psychiatric treatment settings, and partial hospitalization program services.
(475) 241-0491
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Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Lauren J. Janush
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN-BC
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ACCEPTING NEW CHILD CASES. I am an APRN who specializes in & only treats children & adolescents ages 4-18 with behavioral & mental health issues. Unlike other practitioners who treat individuals of all ages, treating this age group is my sole area of expertise. I specialize in ADHD, Anxiety, OCD & other disorders first diagnosed in childhood/adolescence. I believe therapy, physical health, sleep, diet, lifestyle & family participation are integral to one's mental health. I will work with your child and family to ensure all aspects of your child's care are addressed as well as discuss & explore medication options.
(475) 234-4113
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Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Richard Louis O'Sullivan
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. O'Sullivan is a Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital trained psychiatrist with over 25 years of experience practicing clinical psychiatry and conducting psychiatric research. He offers medication management, psychotherapy and psychiatric home visits services. He sees patients of all ages including the elderly.
(203) 987-6466
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Clinton, CT 06413
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Wholistic Perspective
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, NP
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Unresolved emotional conflicts lie at the core of human suffering and at times life can be unusually painful, scary and confusing. We may feel anxious, sad, discouraged and alone and not know what to do. Talking things out with someone can help us become clearer about who we are, our strengths and also our self-defeating ways so we can move forward with an improved sense of self and direction. As a Mental Health Practitioners, we are trained to provide mental health treatment via psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. Here at Wholisitic Perspective, we have providers that have experience with children, adolescent and adult populations. At Wholistic Perspective we believe the patient is the expert and emphasize collaboration and communication to find the best treatment for you! We take a holistic approach to treatment and collaborate with other providers to ensure safety and accomplishment of treatment goals. We provide psychiatric evaluations to better understand diagnoses and medication management. We are also certified to provide evaluations for medical marijuana for posttraumatic stress disorder in adults.
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Niantic, CT 06357
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Jessika Brasseaux
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
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Currently accepting new patients. An accurate diagnosis is the first step, yet symptoms may vary from person to person. This is why I strive to understand you as a whole, unique person and will work with you to develop tailored strategies toward living your best life, I specialize in working with adult ADHD, anxiety, depression, bipolar, OCD and PTSD. I also have experience in treating substance abuse and dual diagnosis disorders. Appointments may be requested by phone.
(860) 390-4883
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Clinton, CT 06413
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Alessandra Buonopane
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Buonopane is a Psychiatrist who is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She obtained her degree in Psychiatry in 2000 from the Yale School of Medicine, where she also received an award in Excellence in Teaching and an award in Research on Severe Mental Illness by the American Psychiatric Association. She treats patients suffering from depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, and PTSD. Her practice has a holistic approach, which combines pharmacology with mindfulness, meditation, diet and exercise.
(475) 219-1050
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Westbrook, CT 06498
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Julianne Steahr
Psychiatric Nurse, APRN, PMHNP, ANP
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If you feel blocked in your efforts to move forward in your life, are suffering from depression, anxiety, mood disorder and /or substance abuse, seeking the help you need is a corrective step forward. I am committed to working with my clients providing them with the support and guidance needed to regain stability and continued growth.
(860) 458-4828
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Old Lyme, CT 06371
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Patricia McClure
Psychiatric Nurse, MSN, APRN, BC
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With degrees in Medicine and Mental health and Board Certified as a Mental Health Nurse Practitioner I offer unique holistic care. Years of experience providing therapy and prescribing and managing psychiatric medications means you won't have the added frustration of seeing different practitioners for your care. Join me in a safe, comfortable, confidential atmosphere, where together, we work through the problems causing difficulties in your life. True healing occurs in the "therapeutic relationship" we develop together. Call for more information.
(860) 442-6567
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East Lyme, CT 06333
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Online Psychiatrists

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Summer Paradise
Psychiatrist, MD
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I work with clients who are interested in holistic and humanistic approaches to wellness. At the core of many disorders and symptoms, there is trauma and grief, and I support clients in their efforts to heal and construct a life that feels authentic. I typically see clients with depression, anxiety, PTSD, grief, life transitions, relationship difficulties, psychosomatic disorders and insomnia. I will also work with clients to find medications that are appropriate for them when needed.
(203) 717-5910
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New Haven, CT 06511
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Jacob Kannarkat
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Jacob T. Kannarkat is an adult psychiatrist. Dr. Kannarkat's practice focuses on medication management. In his visits, he uses an integrative approach, blending an empathic, problem-solving orientation with an understanding that the reasons for an individual's condition can be complex. He has experience dealing with many forms of mental illness and works collaboratively with his patients in making a plan for recovery.
(203) 541-0067
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Stamford, CT 06901
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Dr Adrienne Hicks, LLC
Psychiatrist, MD, PhD
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I treat patients with mental illnesses and manage general medical concerns.
(203) 587-8295
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Hamden, CT 06518
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Jimena Tuis
Psychiatrist, MD
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Hi, I am a Yale trained double-board certified psychiatrist, specialized in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. I provide evidence-based treatments with medication management and therapy. I enjoy working closely with my patients and families in order to create a comprehensive treatment plan that will best address their current needs. Please refer to my webpage for more information: www.seasidemh.com.
(203) 349-9254
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Westport, CT 06880
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Anastasia Okoniewski
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, RN, APRN, DNP
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I am a child and adolescent mental health clinical nurse specialist and lifespan psychiatric nurse practitioner. I love working with children, adolescents and adults with ADHD, those folk on the autism spectrum and the cooccurring disorders often seen in those with learning and neuro-cognitive differences, including anxiety, trauma and depression. I also have experience helping young women with hormone imbalances related to endometriosis, PCOS and other autoimmune or endocrine disorders. My specialty is in mindful neuropharmacology and medication management as well as integrating complementary and alternative treatment methods when possible.
(203) 763-4036 x707
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New Haven, CT 06511
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Lindsay Macri
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
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Providing highest quality of mental health services with psychopharmacology and psychotherapy for adults, adolescents and children ages 6+. Offering comprehensive treatment plans which are individually tailored to the patient's condition and needs. Providing medication management, individual psychotherapy, as well as couple and family counseling.
(475) 265-6234
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Danbury, CT 06810
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Revive Psychiatry Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHN-BC
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As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, I am deeply committed to improving the lives of individuals living with mental illness. I believe that with the right care, support , people can achieve their full potential and lead fulfilling lives. My passion stems from my own experiences with mental health, as well as my desire to make a positive impact in the lives of others. I have a strong background in both nursing and psychiatry, committed to staying current with the latest research, integrative treatments. I am a compassionate and empathetic practitioner who is dedicated to working with my patients to develop individualized treatment.
(860) 254-6569
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Hamden, CT 06514
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SMPsychotherapy & Counseling Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PCCN, APRN, FNP-C
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Have you ever been prescribed medication and rushed out of the provider's door? No more! Are you in therapy now but feel like your symptoms are not improving? We are here to help you and your family. We have a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. We have experience in treating ADHD, anxiety, depression and other mental illnesses. We help women and families.
(860) 591-8115
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Hartford, CT 06103
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Gony Alexandra Weiss
Psychiatrist, MD
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Are you struggling with depression, mood swings, anxiety, insomnia, frustration, poor motivation, difficulty focusing or general dissatisfaction with where you are in life? Are you wanting help, guidance, and support in creating the life that you want and love? If so, I am happy to help. I am a Board-Certified Psychiatrist who values a caring, compassionate, and comprehensive approach to patient care. My treatment specialty is of adults with health issues including: ADD/ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, and Bipolar Disorders. I provide both holistic therapy and medication management. I look forward to meeting you and helping you.
(475) 242-8026
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Westport, CT 06880
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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