Psychiatrists in Lake County, IN

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Photo of Kenisha Davis, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Lake County, IN
Kenisha Davis
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Verified
I specialize in helping people with emotional, behavioral, and mental healthcare needs. This includes depression, anxiety, insomnia, social anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, ADHD, and many more. I believe in total mind and body transformation combining medication, therapy, nutrition, coaching, and natural and holistic services together. We will work together to accomplish your goals, and improve your life and your overall health and wellbeing.
(219) 544-5256 
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Merrillville, IN 46410
Offers video visits
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Scott Siegall
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Scott Siegall is a board-certified psychiatrist with over 25 years of experience specializing in the treatment of mood disorders, psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, geriatric and personality disorders. Dr. Siegall provides assessment and diagnosis, as well as medication management focusing on the individual needs of each client using the most recent evidenced-based treatment options.
(219) 249-5045 
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Munster, IN 46321
Offers video visits
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Christina Outlaw
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHCNS, BC
Verified
Christina Outlaw is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist specializing in adult chronic mental illness including mood disorders, substance abuse support, anxiety and depression. Christina’s clinical experience includes psychiatric evaluation and assessment, as well as medication management using the latest evidence-based interventions and treatment options.
(219) 300-9094 
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Munster, IN 46321
Offers video visits
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Mid-America Mental Health LLC
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Wajid Khan, M.D., Psychiatrist (Indiana and Illinois) Dr. Khan specializes in the psychiatry of children, adolescents, and adults. Common disorders treated include mood problems, anxiety and depression, and other predominantly mental conditions. He is currently accepting new patients.
(219) 215-2205 
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Merrillville, IN 46410
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Confidential Care
Psychiatrist, MD, DFAPA
Verified
Confidential Care is passionate about enhancing quality of life for adolescents and adults plagued with addiction or psychiatric/behavioral complications. We offer a wide variety of treatment options, including Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy, individual therapy, group therapy, and medication assisted recovery, all personalized for each one of our patients.
(219) 934-6410 
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Munster, IN 46321
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Lisa Laskarin
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, FNP-C
Verified
Dr. Laskarin is a board-certified family nurse practitioner specializing in the treatment of mental health disorders. Dr. Laskarin provides assessment and diagnosis, as well as medication management, utilizing an integrative treatment approach to account for both the emotional and physical well-being of the client.
(219) 312-4966 
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Munster, IN 46321
Offers video visits
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Heather Parkerson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, RN/BSN, MSN/FNP, PMHNP
Verified
Hello, my name is Heather Parkerson,and I'm board-certified as a Psychiatric and Family Nurse Practitioner. I specialize in children and adolescents with emotional, behavioral, and learning disorders. These include depression, anxiety, ADD, autism, school problems, impulsivity, and aggression. I also enjoy working with adults that have a variety of emotional difficulties. I believe that each person is much more than their diagnosis and with a combination of medication and therapy, we can work together to achieve a better quality of life. The most rewarding part of my job is helping individuals through difficult times in their lives.
(312) 854-8964 
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Office is near:
Hobart, IN 46342
Offers video visits
George Young, III
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
(219) 500-0133 
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Office is near:
Munster, IN 46321

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Jessica Walsh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, MSN, RN
Verified
I offer highly Personalized, Accessible, and Affordable psychiatric service. My priority is to ensure you feel heard and listened to. Together, we will partner, using a comprehensive and collaborative approach in developing a highly personalized treatment plan and an optimized medication management strategy that results in maximal symptom relief. Treatment goals most often met include personal growth, maximal symptom relief, and improvement in daily functioning. Getting your mental health back on track shouldn't keep you waiting.
(317) 896-0831 
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West Lafayette, IN 47907
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Lake County 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 Lake County 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 Lake County, 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. Lake County 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 Lake County, 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 Lake County, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Lake County as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Lake County). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.