Lisa C Hensler
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
Office is near:
Titusville, FL 32780
Offers video visits
Hi, I am Dr. Lisa Hensler. I am an Advance Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). I have over 28 years of experience as a Psychiatric Nurse including 8 years as a PMHNP. My experience includes both inpatient and outpatient clinical settings, working with clients in various conditions and ranges in ages from 13 to adults. Much of my experience includes working for Veteran Affairs (VA), I have a desire to help the wonderful Service Men and Women of our Armed Forces.
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Office is near:
Titusville, FL 32780
Offers video visits
Hi, I am Dr. Lisa Hensler. I am an Advance Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). I have over 28 years of experience as a Psychiatric Nurse including 8 years as a PMHNP. My experience includes both inpatient and outpatient clinical settings, working with clients in various conditions and ranges in ages from 13 to adults. Much of my experience includes working for Veteran Affairs (VA), I have a desire to help the wonderful Service Men and Women of our Armed Forces.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Titusville 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 Titusville has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Titusville child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Titusville). 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 Titusville, 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. Titusville 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 the find the right psychiatrist in Titusville, 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 Titusville, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Titusville as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Titusville). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.

If you're looking for a specialist Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse in Titusville, such as a child psychiatrist or adolescent psychiatrist, expand your search to generate a large pool of professionals and then select a specialty from the left nav bar.