Telepsychiatry for Buford, GA

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Julie Greene
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
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Our mental health is impacted by our genetics, stressors in our environments, and our physical health, and when our minds are not healthy, our physical health and relationships with others suffer.
(470) 518-5617
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Buford, GA 30519
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$175 Per Session
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Joy Mental Wellness, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
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I am a psychiatric nurse practitioner serving teens, adults and seniors. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, I was a mental health registered nurse for several years. My background in psychiatry includes forensics, outpatient practices, crisis stabilization, and psychosomatic medicine. I offer evening and weekend appointments upon request. I provide suboxone treatment for opioid use disorder; I also provide medication management of behavioral disturbance in Alzheimer's disease, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and more.
(470) 468-5323
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Buford, GA 30518
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$205 Per Session
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Kaleidoscope Health
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP, BC
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Dr. Appling graduated from Broward College in Fort Lauderdale, FL in 2013 with his Associate's Degree in Nursing Science. He received his Bachelor of Nursing Science from Kaplan University in 2016 with honors, and in 2019 received his MSN from the University of South Alabama. He recently completed his Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the same institution, with honors in the fall of 2021. Kaleidoscope Health treats individuals 18 years and older in the states of Florida and Georgia through tele-health technologies.
(770) 568-6061
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Buford, GA 30518
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Buford 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 Buford 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 Buford, 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. Buford 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 find the right psychiatrist in Buford, 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 Buford, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Buford as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Buford). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.