Telepsychiatry for Fort Wayne, IN

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The Crossings Mental Health Immediate Care
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, NP-C
Verified
COVID19 has changed so much. Depression, anxiety, ADHD, insomnia and more. You've made the decision to seek help and don't want to wait 1-3 months to get it. Do you want more than a prescription pad and a rushed appointment? Therapy that can be effective to your unique situation? Time spent with you, not just rushed in and out? Do you want the whole picture, body, and mind looked at?
(260) 217-2703 
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Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Offers video visits
$90 Per Session
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Viking Psychiatry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN
Verified
Our clients typically need help they haven't received. Proper diagnosis and medication management and a therapy process that connects to them. For those suffering from Depression, Anxiety, OCD, and more we offer TMS as an approach vs more medications if eligible.
(260) 217-5360 
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Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Offers video visits

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Teletherapy 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 Fort Wayne, 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 Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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