Ashley Anderson - Next Opening: One Week
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN Verified
West Milford, NJ 07421
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Hello! I am Dr. Ashley Anderson, DNP, APRN. I believe in person-centered care with evidence-based treatment approaches and I strongly feel that building a connection with patients is a vital aspect of providing care. I use evidence-based practices with a focus on person-centered care and optimal clinical outcomes targeting quality of life, maximizing wellness, and recovery. I take pride in supporting my patients through difficult mental health symptoms, and I bring a knowledgeable and compassionate perspective to patient care. I like when my patients ask questions, and I'm always happy to address their concerns!
(973) 314-9119
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West Milford, NJ 07421
Offers video visits
Hello! I am Dr. Ashley Anderson, DNP, APRN. I believe in person-centered care with evidence-based treatment approaches and I strongly feel that building a connection with patients is a vital aspect of providing care. I use evidence-based practices with a focus on person-centered care and optimal clinical outcomes targeting quality of life, maximizing wellness, and recovery. I take pride in supporting my patients through difficult mental health symptoms, and I bring a knowledgeable and compassionate perspective to patient care. I like when my patients ask questions, and I'm always happy to address their concerns!
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Summer Alonso
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CRNP Verified
West Milford, NJ 07421
Offers video visits
I have been working in the field of health care for over 20 years, have been a Registered Nurse since 2009, and am a Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, licensed in PA, DE, and NJ. I believe in person-centered care with evidence-based treatment approaches and the wellness of all people. I am X-waivered in Pennsylvania for the treatment of addictive disorders using medication assisted therapy. I use uses evidence-based practice with a focus on person-centered care and optimal clinical outcomes targeting quality of life, maximizing wellness, and recovery. I work with patients of all ages.
(862) 292-4652
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West Milford, NJ 07421
Offers video visits
I have been working in the field of health care for over 20 years, have been a Registered Nurse since 2009, and am a Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, licensed in PA, DE, and NJ. I believe in person-centered care with evidence-based treatment approaches and the wellness of all people. I am X-waivered in Pennsylvania for the treatment of addictive disorders using medication assisted therapy. I use uses evidence-based practice with a focus on person-centered care and optimal clinical outcomes targeting quality of life, maximizing wellness, and recovery. I work with patients of all ages.

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Drug Abuse Psychiatrists
Drug Abuse is a form of physical addiction characterized by the brain's overreaction to drugs (or to cues associated with the drugs). Drug addiction may take many forms or be caused by many substances but when referred to in the clinical sense usually involves an addiction to amphetamines, cannabis or marijuana, cocaine, hallucinogens, nicotine, opioids or sedatives.

If you're looking for help with drug abuse in West Milford or for West Milford drug abuse counseling, these psychiatrists provide confidential support for drug addiction or for individuals and couples in a relationship where drugs are a disruptive factor. They include West Milford drug abuse psychiatrists, drug abuse psychologists and West Milford drug abuse counselors. A psychiatrist can help with drug addiction in West Milford, alcohol drug addiction, teenage drug addiction, substance and West Milford drug abuse Psychiatry and treatment for drug addiction in West Milford. A psychiatrist can also identify the signs and causes of drug addiction, discuss intervention and refer victims to drug addiction treatment centers, dry-out clinics or drug programs.

Drug abuse causes problems for the family and loved ones of drug addicts who may also need help and support.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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