Telepsychiatry for Johns Creek, GA

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Amara Onuorah
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Amara Onuorah is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Her background includes adolescent and adult psychiatry. Amara’s clinical career took her on a journey through the healthcare system, from inpatient to outpatient settings, managing the care of teens and adults with chronic depression, anxiety & mood disorders. Her expertise lies in medication and crisis management. As a Nigerian immigrant, Amara is passionate about serving the community and improving healthcare access for all individuals.
(470) 414-5416 
Johns Creek, GA 30097
Offers video visits
$250 Per Session
Photo of Naveed Ummed, Psychiatrist in Johns Creek, GA
Naveed Ummed
Psychiatrist, MD
I am board certified in Psychiatry. I see adults 18 and up in my office in John's Creek and Dunwoody. I am also part of Emory Health Network. Treating clients with respect, integrity and compassion are my priorities. I collaboratively create an individualized and humanistic treatment plan tailored to each client's own specific needs and goals. When managing medications, I incorporate the most current and best evidence based practices.
(678) 607-8364 
Johns Creek, GA 30097
Offers video visits

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Online Therapy Psychiatrists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Johns Creek, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Johns Creek listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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