Guiding Light Health

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, DABPN

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Guiding Light Health, MD, FAPA, DABPN, Psychiatrist in State College
(814) 310-9548 Website

Guiding Light Health

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, DABPN


Location

Guiding Light Health
1315 S Allen Street
Suite 104
State College, Pennsylvania 16801
Call Dr. Dmitry Vilensky
(814) 310-9548

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Dr. Vilensky is the founder and medical director of Guiding Light Health. His background includes extensive training in Adult, Geriatric, and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, along with training in Neurology, Pediatrics and Primary Care. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is also a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. His varied experience includes working inpatient, in emergency settings, providing consultation for schools, university mental health care, and telepsychiatry, along with many other experiences. He has also published in peer reviewed medical journals on ground breaking research on Synthetic Cathinone Derivatives.

Dr. Vilensky wants to empower patients to be their own "Guiding Light" and facilitates this by giving them a choice and having them maintain an active role in their own care.

Dr. Vilensky welcomes a diverse population group into his practice where compassion and client communication is key.

Qualifications

  • License No. and State: MD451033 Pennsylvania

Finances

  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Care Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CareFirst
  • Empire BlueCross
  • Geisinger
  • Health Net
  • Highmark
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Multiplan
  • UPMC
  • Verification is required for all of the above.
  • We request that you call our office to confirm.
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • License No. and State: 2014-00013 North Carolina

Location

Guiding Light Health
1315 S Allen Street
Suite 104
State College, Pennsylvania 16801
Call Dr. Dmitry Vilensky
(814) 310-9548

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep or Insomnia
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Russian
Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Medication Management
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Supportive Psychotherapy
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

Our Website

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Last Modified: 17 Sep 2017
Guiding Light Health, MD, FAPA, DABPN, Psychiatrist in State College

Guiding Light Health

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, DABPN