Psychiatrist, DO
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"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."
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(510) 858-0960
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Depression
Sexual Abuse
"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."
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Estelita Marquez-Floyd, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
"I am a Child Psychiatrist, General Psychiatrist and psychopharmacologist who has been in practice for 17 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 begining the process. What my clients say has worked for them has been our joint focus on their agenda."
(925) 308-5510
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
"I am a Child Psychiatrist, General Psychiatrist and psychopharmacologist who has been in practice for 17 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 begining the process. What my clients say has worked for them has been our joint focus on their agenda."
David Kan, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94597
"I am an addiction and general psychiatrist. I practice evidence-based treatment and Medication Assisted Treatment for addictive disorders (Suboxone, Naltrexone). I believe in a patient-centered approach to treatment. I want to meet you where you are to craft a treatment plan that gets you to where you want to be. I can help you achieve control over your addiction (Opioids like Heroin, Oxycontin, Vicodin, alcohol, cocaine, methamphetamine, and/or tobacco). I am a general psychiatrist as well and you don't need to be addicted in order to seek help."
(925) 361-3399
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Walnut Creek, California 94597
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"I am an addiction and general psychiatrist. I practice evidence-based treatment and Medication Assisted Treatment for addictive disorders (Suboxone, Naltrexone). I believe in a patient-centered approach to treatment. I want to meet you where you are to craft a treatment plan that gets you to where you want to be. I can help you achieve control over your addiction (Opioids like Heroin, Oxycontin, Vicodin, alcohol, cocaine, methamphetamine, and/or tobacco). I am a general psychiatrist as well and you don't need to be addicted in order to seek help."
Laura Compton, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNPBC
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"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
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"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."
Jeryl Girton, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN , APRN, FNP-BC, PMHNP
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
"My ideal client is someone who seeks a greater sense of well-being, a strong mentality over any form of dependency, and a greater understanding of their own healthcare. I specialize in treating children and young adults who are suffering from ADHD, Autism, and PTSD. Additionally, I have years of experience in hands-on research in chemical dependency, so I am also interested in working with anyone who is suffering from drug addiction or drug abuse. I believe that everyone has the right to pursue their ideal lifestyle and reach their ideal state of mental health, and I am here to make sure that happens. "
(510) 926-6677
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
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"My ideal client is someone who seeks a greater sense of well-being, a strong mentality over any form of dependency, and a greater understanding of their own healthcare. I specialize in treating children and young adults who are suffering from ADHD, Autism, and PTSD. Additionally, I have years of experience in hands-on research in chemical dependency, so I am also interested in working with anyone who is suffering from drug addiction or drug abuse. I believe that everyone has the right to pursue their ideal lifestyle and reach their ideal state of mental health, and I am here to make sure that happens. "
Sanaz Parsa, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"Adult Psychopharmacology and Forensic Psychiatry. I am board certified in General Adult Psychiatry. I have worked at San Quentin State Prison, treating serious mental illness. This intensive work in addition to my trainings in NYC sharpened my advanced psychopharmacology skills and allows me to help my patients reach significant improvements effectively. My areas of expertise include: Depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, trauma and PTSD, insomnia, psychosis , schizophrenia and women's wellness."
(650) 229-5660
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"Adult Psychopharmacology and Forensic Psychiatry. I am board certified in General Adult Psychiatry. I have worked at San Quentin State Prison, treating serious mental illness. This intensive work in addition to my trainings in NYC sharpened my advanced psychopharmacology skills and allows me to help my patients reach significant improvements effectively. My areas of expertise include: Depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, trauma and PTSD, insomnia, psychosis , schizophrenia and women's wellness."
Steve Balt, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, MS
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"I am a psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of adults and adolescents with addictions, mood disorders, personality disorders, ADHD, anxiety, and psychosis. I offer both medication management and psychotherapy. My approach to medications is a conservative one: I use medications (including Suboxone) only when patients have a full understanding of their risks and benefits, and I am willing to help patients taper or discontinue medications that provide little benefit, or which cause harm. At all times, I am eager to collaborate with other providers (therapists, counselors, alternative medicine specialists) to provide the optimal care for my patients."
(415) 789-3715
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"I am a psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of adults and adolescents with addictions, mood disorders, personality disorders, ADHD, anxiety, and psychosis. I offer both medication management and psychotherapy. My approach to medications is a conservative one: I use medications (including Suboxone) only when patients have a full understanding of their risks and benefits, and I am willing to help patients taper or discontinue medications that provide little benefit, or which cause harm. At all times, I am eager to collaborate with other providers (therapists, counselors, alternative medicine specialists) to provide the optimal care for my patients."
Simrita Singh, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"Simrita Singh, M.D. received her medical degree from Lady Hardinge Medical College in New Delhi, India. She completed her residency and internship in psychiatry at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, where she served as Chief Resident from July 2008-June 2009. She has taught as a Clinical Assistant Instructor at SUNY's School of Medicine and biomedical Sciences and has been published in Psychiatric Times. Dr. Singh also holds a Masters of Public Health from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst."
(925) 391-2821
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"Simrita Singh, M.D. received her medical degree from Lady Hardinge Medical College in New Delhi, India. She completed her residency and internship in psychiatry at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, where she served as Chief Resident from July 2008-June 2009. She has taught as a Clinical Assistant Instructor at SUNY's School of Medicine and biomedical Sciences and has been published in Psychiatric Times. Dr. Singh also holds a Masters of Public Health from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst."
Marcus J (Bo) Houston, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, MPH
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
"I am a board-certified psychiatrist in the East Bay. I am trained to address all of the major psychiatric diagnoses and specialize in both psychotherapy and medication management. My approach recognizes the practical necessity of diagnostic categories, but I also value and rely on the uniqueness of one's subjective experience to help guide the treatment process. It can be helpful for some people to hear that they may benefit from psychiatric or psychotherapeutic help even when a diagnosis may be unclear or unnecessary."
(510) 808-6278
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
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"I am a board-certified psychiatrist in the East Bay. I am trained to address all of the major psychiatric diagnoses and specialize in both psychotherapy and medication management. My approach recognizes the practical necessity of diagnostic categories, but I also value and rely on the uniqueness of one's subjective experience to help guide the treatment process. It can be helpful for some people to hear that they may benefit from psychiatric or psychotherapeutic help even when a diagnosis may be unclear or unnecessary."
Joanne Chang, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94597
"I am an adult psychiatrist and psychotherapist certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. I completed four years of residency at Columbia Psychiatry Training Program. I specialize in treating anxiety, depression, insomnia, panic attacks, feelings of dissatisfaction or feeling “stuck,” conflicts with others, and life transitions. I am trained to provide psychotherapy and evidence-based psychopharmacological treatment. I begin treatment with a thorough initial evaluation, as I believe it is important to gain a comprehensive understanding of your reasons to start treatment. "
(925) 231-4004
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Walnut Creek, California 94597
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"I am an adult psychiatrist and psychotherapist certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. I completed four years of residency at Columbia Psychiatry Training Program. I specialize in treating anxiety, depression, insomnia, panic attacks, feelings of dissatisfaction or feeling “stuck,” conflicts with others, and life transitions. I am trained to provide psychotherapy and evidence-based psychopharmacological treatment. I begin treatment with a thorough initial evaluation, as I believe it is important to gain a comprehensive understanding of your reasons to start treatment. "
Michael J. Kron, M.D. (Psychiatry & Psychopharm), Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, Meds, ADHD, Antidep, Anx
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"Ryan L in 2017 posts "...With the new insight he was able to provide I have been able to make progress and generate hope where previously there was neither. I finally feel like I am chopping down the correct forest. A follow up visit and a fair amount of email correspondence has confirmed and reinforced my initial impressions - this guy is outstanding... His staff is also outstanding and kind with quick responses and creative solutions to every issue I have run into..." - please click Website link for more reviews by clients and therapists and to see my resumé."
(510) 878-4116
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"Ryan L in 2017 posts "...With the new insight he was able to provide I have been able to make progress and generate hope where previously there was neither. I finally feel like I am chopping down the correct forest. A follow up visit and a fair amount of email correspondence has confirmed and reinforced my initial impressions - this guy is outstanding... His staff is also outstanding and kind with quick responses and creative solutions to every issue I have run into..." - please click Website link for more reviews by clients and therapists and to see my resumé."
Jonathan Strohl, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNPBC
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"Jonathan Strohl, PMHNP-BC is a board certified adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. He has been helping clients in psychiatric settings for almost two decades. Jonathan promotes mental health wellness by combining talk therapy, medication management, diet, exercise, and understanding your life's narrative/story. He recognizes the importance of working against the stigma tied to mental illness and strives to provide a supportive setting for individuals regardless of gender, orientation, culture, race or religion."
(925) 293-9076
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"Jonathan Strohl, PMHNP-BC is a board certified adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. He has been helping clients in psychiatric settings for almost two decades. Jonathan promotes mental health wellness by combining talk therapy, medication management, diet, exercise, and understanding your life's narrative/story. He recognizes the importance of working against the stigma tied to mental illness and strives to provide a supportive setting for individuals regardless of gender, orientation, culture, race or religion."
Danica Skibola, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"I am a Stanford-trained, Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist with a desire to provide you with comprehensive and compassionate psychiatric care. I specialize in treating mood disorders anxiety, OCD, panic disorder, insomnia, as well as helping one navigate stressful life events and transitions. I have expertise in helping women who are struggling with emotional issues during pregnancy, post partum and lactation periods. "
(925) 248-4207
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"I am a Stanford-trained, Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist with a desire to provide you with comprehensive and compassionate psychiatric care. I specialize in treating mood disorders anxiety, OCD, panic disorder, insomnia, as well as helping one navigate stressful life events and transitions. I have expertise in helping women who are struggling with emotional issues during pregnancy, post partum and lactation periods. "
Arman Danielyan, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, DFAACAP
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"Dr. Danielyan offers psychiatric diagnostic evaluation and treatment for various psychiatric conditions in youth and young adults. Those include depression, anxiety, ADHD, OCD, panic disorder, psychotic illnesses, autism spectrum conditions and others. Dr. Danielyan's practice covers the East Bay area, including Walnut Creek and Lafayette, CA. For more information, including the testimonials from the patients, please visit www.baypsychiatry.com."
(925) 230-9413
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"Dr. Danielyan offers psychiatric diagnostic evaluation and treatment for various psychiatric conditions in youth and young adults. Those include depression, anxiety, ADHD, OCD, panic disorder, psychotic illnesses, autism spectrum conditions and others. Dr. Danielyan's practice covers the East Bay area, including Walnut Creek and Lafayette, CA. For more information, including the testimonials from the patients, please visit www.baypsychiatry.com."
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
(925) 302-2232
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
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Yuhuan Xie, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
"Mental illness not only causes psychological pain, it also prevents you from fully engaging and functioning in daily school/work, personal and family life. You want to restore your previous functioning as soon as possible. "
(925) 478-3698
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
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"Mental illness not only causes psychological pain, it also prevents you from fully engaging and functioning in daily school/work, personal and family life. You want to restore your previous functioning as soon as possible. "
Simret Nanda, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
"I provide psychiatric evaluation/management and therapy for children, teens, and adults. I have experience in treating eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder and can also provide additional behavioral therapy. I am committed to developing deep relationships with each patient which allows me to address the issues at hand and better address the root causes of each disorder."
(925) 241-5175
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
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"I provide psychiatric evaluation/management and therapy for children, teens, and adults. I have experience in treating eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder and can also provide additional behavioral therapy. I am committed to developing deep relationships with each patient which allows me to address the issues at hand and better address the root causes of each disorder."
Jeanne Leventhal Alexander, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN, FRCPC, FAPA, FACPsyc
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
"Anyone in need of an experienced psychopharmacologist for medical psychiatric care is my ideal client. I do detailed and in depth evaluations of your history, family history, and medical problems. My intake varies from 60 minutes to 120 minutes depending on the complexity of the issue. I find that if the initial evaluation is done properly, the treatment becomes much more clear. My ideal client is someone who wishes to have their mental health problem carefully thought through as well as any health problems taken into account. Women with hormone related issues at any age is an area of expertise."
(510) 878-5665
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Walnut Creek, California 94598
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"Anyone in need of an experienced psychopharmacologist for medical psychiatric care is my ideal client. I do detailed and in depth evaluations of your history, family history, and medical problems. My intake varies from 60 minutes to 120 minutes depending on the complexity of the issue. I find that if the initial evaluation is done properly, the treatment becomes much more clear. My ideal client is someone who wishes to have their mental health problem carefully thought through as well as any health problems taken into account. Women with hormone related issues at any age is an area of expertise."
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Psychiatrist, MD
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
"I specialize in treating patients with Mood Depressive Disorders (MDD), which, according to the Centers for Disease Control, may impact 14-17% of the adult population in their lifetime. Also known as "clinical depression", patients who suffer from this may be treated with medication, interventional psychotherapy, or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)."
(844) 867-8444
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Walnut Creek, California 94596
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"I specialize in treating patients with Mood Depressive Disorders (MDD), which, according to the Centers for Disease Control, may impact 14-17% of the adult population in their lifetime. Also known as "clinical depression", patients who suffer from this may be treated with medication, interventional psychotherapy, or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)."
Karen J Leo, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, ABIHM
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
"I am an integrative psychiatrist, working with a broad spectrum of treatments, including medications, psychotherapy, nutrition, natural supplements, hormones, hypnosis, mindfulness, gentle cranial electrical stimulation and genetics. Please click on my website icon to read more about my approach. Do you need help that goes beyond the standard psychiatric drug approach? Do you have other medical problems, too? I treat mood and anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship conflicts, AD/HD, reproductive-related psychiatric issues (pregnancy and menopause), aging, dealing with adult children and elders. I work closely with my patients to tailor a program that fits their needs and preferences."
(925) 308-9767
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Walnut Creek, California 94595
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"I am an integrative psychiatrist, working with a broad spectrum of treatments, including medications, psychotherapy, nutrition, natural supplements, hormones, hypnosis, mindfulness, gentle cranial electrical stimulation and genetics. Please click on my website icon to read more about my approach. Do you need help that goes beyond the standard psychiatric drug approach? Do you have other medical problems, too? I treat mood and anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship conflicts, AD/HD, reproductive-related psychiatric issues (pregnancy and menopause), aging, dealing with adult children and elders. I work closely with my patients to tailor a program that fits their needs and preferences."

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If you're looking for help with depression in Walnut Creek or for a Walnut Creek depression psychiatrist, these psychiatrists provide depression therapy (and depression therapies), depression treatment and depression help in Walnut Creek. They include depression psychiatrists, depression psychologists, depression psychotherapists and depression counselors in Walnut Creek. They can also serve as a relationship psychiatrist in Walnut Creek.

A psychiatrist in Walnut Creek can help with post partum depression, feeling depressed, depression anxiety as well as teen depression. Psychiatrists provide Walnut Creek depression counseling, depression support, referrals to depression support groups in Walnut Creek and Walnut Creek depression groups. If you're depressed in Walnut Creek, get help from one of these depression specialists.

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 or psychotropics. Psychiatrists may conduct physical examinations, order and interpret lab tests and brain image scans, such as CT scans, CAT Scans and MRIs.

Some psychiatric practitioners in Walnut Creek specialize in age groups (so check for Walnut Creek child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Walnut Creek). Those who work with the elderly are called geriatric psychiatrists or geropsychiatrists.

Other related specialties include psychopharmacology (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics and neuroimaging.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Walnut Creek, or mental health nurse practitioners, perform many of the same functions as a psychiatrist. This includes diagnosing mental illness and prescribing medication. Walnut Creek Psychiatric nurse practitioners also act as a therapist, helping patients with depression, anxiety and suicidal individuals, as well as other conditions that can be remedied with counseling.

Nurses monitor for side effects and responses to medical treatments and offer information on medications so that clients can make informed choices about their use.