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Joy Mental Wellness, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
Verified
Verified
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 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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Julie Greene
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
Verified
Verified
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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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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Psych Atlanta Treatment Resistant DepressionClinic
Psychiatrist, MD
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We help patients who have not responded to multiple psychiatric medications or are unable to tolerate the side effects. We have experienced great success achieving rapid results for those most in need, especially acutely depressed patients.
(678) 203-2616
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Suwanee, GA 30024
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Lori D Thornton
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, APRN, MSN, MBA
Verified
1 Endorsed
Verified
1 Endorsed
My passion and commitment is assisting you to become the best version of yourself, by providing client-centered and competent-quality care. Which means, you will be treated like a person - an individual. Which also means, you can reach out to me and get a quick response and not have to wait for days, weeks or months for advice and to make changes to your plan of care or medications. Believe me, I understand how important it is to be able to have someone who understands you and is willing to go the extra mile. It truly makes a difference. Take the steps to protect your mental well-being.
(678) 403-6669
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Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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Hope & Faith Wellness Clinic
Psychiatrist, MD
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Verified
The ultimate goal of patients with mental illness and substance abuse is to achieve the optimal level of their functionality. My practice aims at helping patient achieve their goals by promoting comprehensive care focusing on the whole person at all ages and stages of life. I am a Licensed Psychiatrist with over 20 years experience & the Medical Director of Hope & Faith Wellness Clinic. I obtained my Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Clark Atlanta University & my Doctor of Medicine degree from Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN.
(470) 285-8905
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Dacula, GA 30019
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Reginald Drumgoole
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, FNP-C
Verified
Verified
I never forget that initial sad or anxious face. On a daily basis I see clients seeking help to overcome depression, anxiety, bipolar moods, intrusive thoughts and other disorders. These clients need help to relieve these symptoms, and achieve functional lives. My goal is to change that face to a happy face with my treatment.
(470) 999-7087
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Suwanee, GA 30024
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Total Care Behavioral Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP , BC
Verified
Verified
Stephanie is a certified psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner with 10+years' experience in psychiatry. I work with various populations and has worked in a variety of levels of care, including outpatient clinic, partial hospital program, dual diagnosis treatment, adult memory care, assisted living and inpatient units. My strengths include working with vulnerable populations, those with severe and persistent mental illness, psychotic disorders, dually diagnosed patients, and individuals affected by traumatic experiences.
(678) 839-7041
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Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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Buket Tinoco
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, RN, APRN, FNP-C
Verified
1 Endorsed
Verified
1 Endorsed
Ms. Tinoco is a trilingual family nurse practitioner who specializes in pediatric and adult mental health improvement through medication management as well as non-pharmacological methods such as nutrition and other lifestyle changes. When she is not collaborating with clients, Ms. Tinoco enjoys cooking, dancing, and weightlifting. She speaks Spanish, Turkish, and English fluently.
(470) 458-4677
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Sugar Hill, GA 30518
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Dr Joanne Psychiatry LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP-C
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Verified
[VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS IN GA, D.C., MD & NV]. Dr. Patterson offers modern, quality mental health treatment using a secure telepsychiatry platform. As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, she believes that the most important aspect of care is listening to the client's unique story. Although medication management is a large part of her role, medicine is only prescribed when absolutely necessary. Dr. Patterson will assess your genetics, reproductive hormonal events, as well as life events/stressors and responses to them. Dr. Patterson also specializes in child and adolescent mental health.
(678) 788-7492
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Dacula, GA 30019
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Linda Floyd
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
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Linda Floyd is an experienced psychiatric advanced practice registered nurse. Dr. Floyd makes use of holistic therapies for patient-centered care. In addition to prescribing psychiatric medications, she helps patients with mindfulness stress reduction and other non-pharmacologic techniques. Linda Floyd has been professionally active in psychiatric nursing for over 40 years. She taught Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing in a nurse practitioner program at Valdosta State University. Go Blazers!
(404) 923-8177
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Suwanee, GA 30024
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Welina Psychiatric Health Services, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-, BC
Verified
2 Endorsed
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2 Endorsed
VIRTUAL appointments in FL, GA, NY, UT, WA, OR, MD, IA, & MT. Get an appointment within a week. Dr. Ann Marie Buchanan-Cummings is a doctoral prepared, board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with 18 years of experience in the Department of Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Dr. Buchanan-Cummings earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the College of New Rochelle, New York, a Master of Science in Nursing and Doctorate in Nursing Practice from the Medical University of South Carolina. She is seeing clients through Telehealth in partnership with ALMA and Headway Her website is www.welinaphs.com
(678) 293-7821
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Dacula, GA 30019
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Tomica Binns
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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I am dedicated to helping clients get treatment for any mental health needs they might have. I can provide medication management and psychotherapy to achieve the best outcome. I believe in working closely with the client and involving them in this process.
(478) 429-5995
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Suwanee, GA 30024
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Angela Jenkins Jacobs
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
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Angela Jenkins-Jacobs has over 20 years of Mental Health experience working as a Psychiatric Registered Nurse with clients across the lifespan. As a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Angela has experience in a variety of psychiatric and mental health settings both inpatient and outpatient for adolescents, forensics, adults, oncology, and geriatric clients with anxiety, depression, attention disorder, insomnia, substance use disorders, dementia, mood disorders, and PTSD.
(844) 538-0318
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Suwanee, GA 30024
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Salveo Integrative Health
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA
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Shahzad Hashmi, MD has extensive experience in the psychiatric treatment of adults, children, adolescents and geriatric clients. His client-centered approach creates a unique experience in effectiveness of treatment. Dr. Hashmi serves as Medical Director of both outpatient and inpatient facilities across the State of Georgia. He uses a team approach in his practice to collaborate with psychiatric nurse practitioners, licensed therapists and other specialities in order to provide an integrative approach to treatment.
(770) 574-6069
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Flowery Branch, GA 30542

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Pamela Freeman
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, MSN, FNP-C
Verified
1 Endorsed
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1 Endorsed
Balancing physical, mental, and emotional health is easier said than done. It is very important that we take accountability for the things that we can change and make the time to change them. Often, we're consumed with everything around us that sometimes we get lost in the mix; and it can be very difficult to re-center our purpose. It takes great endurance, confidence, will power and most of all faith to ask for help when we need it the most.
(470) 944-1691
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Duluth, GA 30097
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Dr. Chinwe Ibiam
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, AGACNP, PMHNP
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I am a compassionate, doctorate degree prepared psychiatric provider with great people skills. Specializes in mental health, and adult gerontology. I see patients with mental health needs across the age span from ages 6 to over 100 years. I see patients in the state of Georgia and North Carolina with Washington State is coming soon.
(678) 326-4489
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Grayson, GA 30017
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Selma Ali Yallah
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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Selma Ali Yallah is a board-certified nurse practitioner with expertise in Psychiatric Mental Health. She got her Associate Degree in Nursing from Georgia Perimeter College and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of West Georgia. After 10 years of working in the field as RN, Selma decided to pursue a master’s degree, specializing in psychiatric mental health at the Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville, Georgia.
(470) 243-7805
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Conyers, GA 30012
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Armeshia Lawrence
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP, BC
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I am a board certified PMHNP licensed to provide a wide range of services to adults, children, adolescents, and their families in the outpatient mental health clinic, psychiatric emergency services, private practice, or in a hospital or community health center that includes diagnosing, conducting therapy, and prescribing medications for patients who have psychiatric disorders, medical mental conditions or substance abuse problems. Primary focus is on delaying care to promote stabilization while building a rapport, forming individualized treatment plans, and managing care
(678) 607-8208
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Villa Rica, GA 30180
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Shikira Woods
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP
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Verified
Hi! My name is Shikira. I’m a psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner with a doctorate degree in nursing practice. I’m originally from Ohio. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, sports, travel, community service activities, and my beloved fur babies. My experience is in medical/surgical nursing, brief counseling, and adult/child/adolescent mental health care. I have worked in inpatient, outpatient, partial hospitalization, and residential treatment settings throughout my 10+ years in healthcare.
(678) 712-5914
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Powder Springs, GA 30127
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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.