Family Psychiatry and Therapy
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Paramus, NJ 07652
Offers video visits
We pride ourselves in providing a nurturing, clean and confidential atmosphere for our patients. We treat all ages and stages of development. We have emergency and same-day appointments. Confidentiality and privacy are maintained to the strictest of standards. We have modern electronic medical records and electronic prescribing.
(201) 258-3240
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Paramus, NJ 07652
Offers video visits
We pride ourselves in providing a nurturing, clean and confidential atmosphere for our patients. We treat all ages and stages of development. We have emergency and same-day appointments. Confidentiality and privacy are maintained to the strictest of standards. We have modern electronic medical records and electronic prescribing.

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Forensic Psychology Psychiatrists
Forensic Psychology is the application of psychological knowledge to the criminal justice system. Forensic therapy encompasses the psychological assessment, evaluation, intervention, and treatment of individuals who have committed violent crimes or are otherwise in the legal system. Victims and families may also be involved in forensic therapy. A forensic therapist may work in a therapeutic, supervisory, or consulting capacity, depending on the client's situation and the requirements of the legal system.

Paramus forensic psychology psychiatrists can help work through issues of assessment. As forensic psychologists in Paramus they are experienced in applying psychology to criminal justice.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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