Derek Blevins

Psychiatrist, MD

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Derek Blevins

Psychiatrist, MD

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

110 East 60th Street
Suite 900
New York, NY 10022
(914) 996-4641
Offers online therapy

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About

I am an ABPN board-certified adult psychiatrist and addiction psychiatrist. I completed training at the University of Virginia and Columbia University. I hold positions as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia and a Research Psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. I have broad experience ranging from inpatient state psychiatric hospital work to managing a large number of outpatient clients in various practice settings, with experience treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, ADHD/ADD, OCD, thought disorders, and addictions (including alcohol, opioids, stimulants, and cannabis).
I offer a variety of psychiatric medications and psychotherapies. I am a certified buprenorphine (Suboxone, Sublocade) and naltrexone (Vivitrol) provider, and am experienced in providing other FDA-approved and off-label medications for treatment of addictions. I also offer GeneSight genetic testing to tailor psychiatric medication treatment.
I believe in a client-centered and multi-modal approach to treatment. I strongly promote the use of medications for addictive disorders, in addition to psychotherapy and other psychosocial treatments. I am LGBTQ-affirming and sensitive to LGBTQ issues in psychiatric treatment.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $300 - $400
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License: New York / 288318
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: American Psychiatric Association, American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry
  • License No. and State: Florida (Telehealth), Minnesota (Telehealth)

Location

110 East 60th Street
Suite 900
New York, NY 10022
(914) 996-4641
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Medical Detox
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
Mental Health
  • Psychosis
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
Modality
  • Individuals

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Last Modified: 16 Sep 2022
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Derek Blevins

Psychiatrist, MD