Heath Robert Penland

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA

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Heath Robert Penland, MD, FAPA, Psychiatrist in Huntsville
(256) 445-5506 Website

Heath Robert Penland

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA


Location

North Alabama Psychiatric Associates, P.C.
953 Jeff Road NW
Huntsville, Alabama 35806
(256) 445-5506

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Dr. Penland established North Alabama Psychiatric Services (NAPA) in 2016 to create a comfortable and compassionate outpatient environment where experienced clinicians and their patients can explore and promote healing of emotional, mental, behavioral and family health problems. Each patient and situation deserves a thorough and respectful personalized assessment, with the most honest and appropriate care plan. Dr. Penland believes that in a private setting, with a professional and collaborative multidisciplinary team approach, people have the best chance to experience an alleviation of suffering, to grow and thrive in life.

Dr. Penland enjoys treating patients with a variety of neuropsychiatric problems, with experience in settings including - outpatient, inpatient, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient treatment. Dr. Penland is experienced in the management of pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS).

Texas A&M University, 1997, B.S. in Bioengineering, B.A. in Psychology; University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 2001, M.D.; Duke University Medical Center, 2005, Psychiatry; Yale University School of Medicine, 2006, Geriatric Psychiatry; Board Certifications: ABPN, Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry; Fellow - American Psychiatric Association.

Qualifications

  • School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Year Graduated: 2001
  • License and State: 28578 Alabama
  • Board Certification: Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurol

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • American Behavioral
  • Anthem
  • BC/BS EPS
  • Beacon
  • Behavioral Health Systems
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • Out of Network
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Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology / Psychiatry #56193
  • Certificate Date: 2006
  • Certificate: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology / Geriatric Psychiatry #2915
  • Certificate Date: 2008

Location

North Alabama Psychiatric Associates, P.C.
953 Jeff Road NW
Huntsville, Alabama 35806
(256) 445-5506

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alzheimer's
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Comorbid Medical Illness
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Stress
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Psychosis

Client Focus

Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

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Last Modified: 23 Mar 2019
Heath Robert Penland, MD, FAPA, Psychiatrist in Huntsville

Heath Robert Penland

Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA