Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20009
I am a psychiatrist and psychotherapist who treats adults and older adolescents with a wide range of psychological difficulties. My treatment approach stems from both my medical/psychiatric background and my extensive training in insight-oriented psychotherapy. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to the individual needs of each of my patients. I work with patients to help them better understand the nature of the difficulties they have been facing, and identify and make lasting progress towards their personal goals.
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(202) 759-2515
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Washington, DC 20009
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I am a psychiatrist and psychotherapist who treats adults and older adolescents with a wide range of psychological difficulties. My treatment approach stems from both my medical/psychiatric background and my extensive training in insight-oriented psychotherapy. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to the individual needs of each of my patients. I work with patients to help them better understand the nature of the difficulties they have been facing, and identify and make lasting progress towards their personal goals.
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20007
I am a board certified psychiatrist with a medical degree from New York University, and psychiatric training from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. During my residency, I completed a fellowship at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society & Institute. Prior to joining the Woodmont Psychiatric Group in Bethesda, I have worked at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Westchester Division, Sheppard Pratt Health System, and private outpatient practices.
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(301) 798-5636
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Washington, DC 20007
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I am a board certified psychiatrist with a medical degree from New York University, and psychiatric training from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. During my residency, I completed a fellowship at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society & Institute. Prior to joining the Woodmont Psychiatric Group in Bethesda, I have worked at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Westchester Division, Sheppard Pratt Health System, and private outpatient practices.
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Psychiatrist, MD
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Washington, DC 20015
Dr Kim's is a Board Certified Psychiatrist. She specializes in borderline personality disorder, anxiety, eating disorders, depression, ADHD, pregnancy and birth experiences including postpartum depression, relationships, family problems and cultural identity issues. Dr. Kim graduated from the University of Illinois with her MD in psychiatry. She is Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry. She is a former Lieutenant Commander in the Medical Corps of the United States Navy, and has extensive experience helping people with problems related to military service.
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(571) 253-7218
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Washington, DC 20015
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Dr Kim's is a Board Certified Psychiatrist. She specializes in borderline personality disorder, anxiety, eating disorders, depression, ADHD, pregnancy and birth experiences including postpartum depression, relationships, family problems and cultural identity issues. Dr. Kim graduated from the University of Illinois with her MD in psychiatry. She is Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry. She is a former Lieutenant Commander in the Medical Corps of the United States Navy, and has extensive experience helping people with problems related to military service.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20006
Dr. Swati Divakarla is a Board-Certified Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist. She has experience working in a variety of clinical settings. She uses evidence based medicine as a guide in medication management of a variety of psychiatric symptoms. She has also had experience in multiple modalities of psychotherapy. She has had experience with working with individuals from diverse backgrounds, and presenting with a variety of symptoms and problems.
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(202) 915-6420
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Washington, DC 20006
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Dr. Swati Divakarla is a Board-Certified Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist. She has experience working in a variety of clinical settings. She uses evidence based medicine as a guide in medication management of a variety of psychiatric symptoms. She has also had experience in multiple modalities of psychotherapy. She has had experience with working with individuals from diverse backgrounds, and presenting with a variety of symptoms and problems.
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Psychiatrist, DO Verified
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Washington, DC 20005
I am passionate about helping you improve your quality of life!
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(202) 930-9435
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Washington, DC 20005
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I am passionate about helping you improve your quality of life!
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Psychiatric Nurse, PMHNP, CRNP, Adult Verified
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Washington, DC 20015
****TELEPSYCHIATRY AVAILABLE***** I offer medication management and psychotherapy for adults. I specialize in treating depression, anxiety, panic-attacks, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and other mental health challenges. I take the time to understand your and your experience, not just categorize symptoms into a diagnosis. I work collaboratively with each client to relieve suffering and see enduring results.
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(443) 501-2806
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Washington, DC 20015
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****TELEPSYCHIATRY AVAILABLE***** I offer medication management and psychotherapy for adults. I specialize in treating depression, anxiety, panic-attacks, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and other mental health challenges. I take the time to understand your and your experience, not just categorize symptoms into a diagnosis. I work collaboratively with each client to relieve suffering and see enduring results.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Washington, DC 20015
-I have a private practice in psychiatry for children, adolescents, and young adults in Washington, DC. I am one of the few specialists in the country in internet and video game addiction. I am certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. - I am currently accepting new clients who seek help with problematic technology use. -Please visit my website www.cliffordsussmanmd.com for many free resources on internet and video game addiction including FAQ and videos. - I am not in any insurance network but can provide billing codes.
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(202) 643-5962
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Washington, DC 20015
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-I have a private practice in psychiatry for children, adolescents, and young adults in Washington, DC. I am one of the few specialists in the country in internet and video game addiction. I am certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. - I am currently accepting new clients who seek help with problematic technology use. -Please visit my website www.cliffordsussmanmd.com for many free resources on internet and video game addiction including FAQ and videos. - I am not in any insurance network but can provide billing codes.
Psychiatrist, MD, FABP Verified
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Washington, DC 20016
I provide a trustworthy therapeutic relationship for couples, families, individuals, and children with anxiety and depression. I listen, follow your lead, ask for clarification and comment on your feelings and perceptions. Together, we focus on understanding and mastering your upsetting impulses and conflicts, and on modifying the way that early relationships affect current relationships. You’ll make links between your thoughts, feelings, and experiences now and in the past, decode your dreams, recognize your ways of protecting yourself, acknowledge how you have been held back, and move forward in career, friendship, and love.
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(240) 635-8818
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Washington, DC 20016
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I provide a trustworthy therapeutic relationship for couples, families, individuals, and children with anxiety and depression. I listen, follow your lead, ask for clarification and comment on your feelings and perceptions. Together, we focus on understanding and mastering your upsetting impulses and conflicts, and on modifying the way that early relationships affect current relationships. You’ll make links between your thoughts, feelings, and experiences now and in the past, decode your dreams, recognize your ways of protecting yourself, acknowledge how you have been held back, and move forward in career, friendship, and love.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Washington, DC 20037
My training and clinical experience repertoire include general medicine, neuropychiatric medicine; comprehensive adult psychiatry; sexual medicine; various psychotherapies; rTMS; eskatamine (Spravato) treatment; psychiatric genetic testing; and advanced psychopharmacology, integrated supportive psychotherapy and counseling during treatment sessions. I employ a multidimensional and integrating approach toward an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis and effective treatment strategies. I am in the clinical faculty at the GWU, Depart. of Psychiatry.
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(202) 759-3055
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Washington, DC 20037
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My training and clinical experience repertoire include general medicine, neuropychiatric medicine; comprehensive adult psychiatry; sexual medicine; various psychotherapies; rTMS; eskatamine (Spravato) treatment; psychiatric genetic testing; and advanced psychopharmacology, integrated supportive psychotherapy and counseling during treatment sessions. I employ a multidimensional and integrating approach toward an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis and effective treatment strategies. I am in the clinical faculty at the GWU, Depart. of Psychiatry.
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Psychiatrist, MD, MPH Verified
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Washington, DC 20016
I look forward to helping you achieve optimal mental health. I strive to meet each patient where they are and explore where they would like to go. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you in your journey toward good mental health.
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(202) 816-6606
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Washington, DC 20016
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I look forward to helping you achieve optimal mental health. I strive to meet each patient where they are and explore where they would like to go. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you in your journey toward good mental health.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20016
MY PRACTICE IS PRESENTLY CLOSED. WASHINGTON PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY WEBSITE HAS A SEARCHABLE FEATURE "FIND A PSYCHIATRIST" listing psychiatrist by area and insurance plans that they accept. HYPNOSIS RESOURCES SEARCHABLE BY AREA AND SPECIALTY ARE AVAILABLE ON THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL HYPNOSIS WEBSITE (ASCH). I work with my patients using eclectic approaches, including Hypnosis, Gestalt, Psychodynamic and Cognitive techniques, I have had extensive training and experience in Experiential Therapies (Gestalt and Ego-State Therapy), and Hypnosis. I work with medications/supplements when appropriate.
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(301) 684-8174
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Washington, DC 20016
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MY PRACTICE IS PRESENTLY CLOSED. WASHINGTON PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY WEBSITE HAS A SEARCHABLE FEATURE "FIND A PSYCHIATRIST" listing psychiatrist by area and insurance plans that they accept. HYPNOSIS RESOURCES SEARCHABLE BY AREA AND SPECIALTY ARE AVAILABLE ON THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL HYPNOSIS WEBSITE (ASCH). I work with my patients using eclectic approaches, including Hypnosis, Gestalt, Psychodynamic and Cognitive techniques, I have had extensive training and experience in Experiential Therapies (Gestalt and Ego-State Therapy), and Hypnosis. I work with medications/supplements when appropriate.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ANP- BC, MSN , RN Verified
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Washington, DC 20009
Tranquil Healthcare is an Integrative Mental Health & Wellness practice focusing on an array of mild to moderate anxiety and depression disorders as well as improving over all health, lifestyle and wellness. We practice conventional medicine as well as integrative and functional medicine approaches to your mental health for issues like mood/anxiety, sleep issues, depression, GI/ abdominal issues, fatigue, nutrition.
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(202) 335-7240
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Washington, DC 20009
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Tranquil Healthcare is an Integrative Mental Health & Wellness practice focusing on an array of mild to moderate anxiety and depression disorders as well as improving over all health, lifestyle and wellness. We practice conventional medicine as well as integrative and functional medicine approaches to your mental health for issues like mood/anxiety, sleep issues, depression, GI/ abdominal issues, fatigue, nutrition.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20006
Specializing in ADHD/ADD, Anxiety, OCD, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue, Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Detox, Weight Management, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Insomnia, Schizophrenia, Food & Chemical Addiction, Medical Weight Loss/ Management, Modified Myers Cocktail/ IV/Intravenous Nutritional Supplementation with Anti-Oxident Ascorbic Acid/Vit-C, Vit-B12, B-Complex. Dr. Rehman has over 20 years of experience of treating Children and Adults with extensive post graduate training from Howard University Hospital and University of South Florida.
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(571) 236-8516
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Washington, DC 20006
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Specializing in ADHD/ADD, Anxiety, OCD, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue, Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Detox, Weight Management, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Insomnia, Schizophrenia, Food & Chemical Addiction, Medical Weight Loss/ Management, Modified Myers Cocktail/ IV/Intravenous Nutritional Supplementation with Anti-Oxident Ascorbic Acid/Vit-C, Vit-B12, B-Complex. Dr. Rehman has over 20 years of experience of treating Children and Adults with extensive post graduate training from Howard University Hospital and University of South Florida.
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Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Verified
Washington, DC 20016
Thanks for taking the time to learn about me and the practice I co-founded, Veritas Health, PLLC. I am a psychiatrist with board-certification in General, Child & Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry. The majority of patients I work with are adolescents and young adults motivated for treatment of depression, anxiety, and ADHD. At Veritas, we also have psychiatrists specializing in treating younger children and older adults for a variety of conditions including: autism, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and substance use disorders. Collectively, our approach draws upon advances in evidence-based neuroscience to achieve both symptom remission/reduction and performance restoration/optimization.
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(202) 856-9203
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Washington, DC 20016
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Thanks for taking the time to learn about me and the practice I co-founded, Veritas Health, PLLC. I am a psychiatrist with board-certification in General, Child & Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry. The majority of patients I work with are adolescents and young adults motivated for treatment of depression, anxiety, and ADHD. At Veritas, we also have psychiatrists specializing in treating younger children and older adults for a variety of conditions including: autism, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and substance use disorders. Collectively, our approach draws upon advances in evidence-based neuroscience to achieve both symptom remission/reduction and performance restoration/optimization.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20007
The distinctive character of my practice is a product of my extensive training and experience in both medical and psychological aspects of psychiatry. I bring a well-rounded capability to attend to my patient's individual needs and couch my experience within an interactional style that is genuine and interested in the person.
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(202) 902-8845
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Washington, DC 20007
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The distinctive character of my practice is a product of my extensive training and experience in both medical and psychological aspects of psychiatry. I bring a well-rounded capability to attend to my patient's individual needs and couch my experience within an interactional style that is genuine and interested in the person.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20007
Carrie Lewis, MD is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist who specializes in the treatment of ADHD, anxiety disorders and depressive disorders. Dr. Lewis has extensive experience providing comprehensive psychiatric diagnostic evaluations, medication management, to her patients in various settings including hospitals, schools, outpatient mental health clinics, drug-treatment centers, and even tele-psychiatry in rural areas of Maryland. Her approach is kind and compassionate. She has an innate ability to connect with individuals of all ages and backgrounds.
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(240) 356-2372
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Washington, DC 20007
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Carrie Lewis, MD is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist who specializes in the treatment of ADHD, anxiety disorders and depressive disorders. Dr. Lewis has extensive experience providing comprehensive psychiatric diagnostic evaluations, medication management, to her patients in various settings including hospitals, schools, outpatient mental health clinics, drug-treatment centers, and even tele-psychiatry in rural areas of Maryland. Her approach is kind and compassionate. She has an innate ability to connect with individuals of all ages and backgrounds.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
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Washington, DC 20016
I understand how overwhelming it can be to share personal information with someone you have never met. I will do my best to create a safe and welcoming environment so that you can feel comfortable and get the help you need.
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(301) 892-6780
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Washington, DC 20016
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I understand how overwhelming it can be to share personal information with someone you have never met. I will do my best to create a safe and welcoming environment so that you can feel comfortable and get the help you need.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Washington, DC 20016
****Dr. Perras is not taking new patients at this time**** I am a board-certified adult psychiatrist with experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of psychiatric issues. I practice humanistic medicine with an emphasis on treatment of the whole person. My approach to care combines evidence-based medicine with patient-driven collaboration. All appointments will be done via telepsychiatry until further notice.
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Washington, DC 20016
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****Dr. Perras is not taking new patients at this time**** I am a board-certified adult psychiatrist with experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of psychiatric issues. I practice humanistic medicine with an emphasis on treatment of the whole person. My approach to care combines evidence-based medicine with patient-driven collaboration. All appointments will be done via telepsychiatry until further notice.
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Psychiatrist, MD
Washington, DC 20006
As a Board Certified psychiatrist and a psychoanalyst, I am a medical doctor with specialized experience in understanding the brain and its psychological counterpart, the mind. With more than 30 years of experience treating thousands of patients, I am in a unique position to understand and help both the chemical imbalances which afflict some patients, as well as the troubling feelings, conflicts, and losses which burden others.
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(703) 291-1489
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Washington, DC 20006
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As a Board Certified psychiatrist and a psychoanalyst, I am a medical doctor with specialized experience in understanding the brain and its psychological counterpart, the mind. With more than 30 years of experience treating thousands of patients, I am in a unique position to understand and help both the chemical imbalances which afflict some patients, as well as the troubling feelings, conflicts, and losses which burden others.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Washington, DC 20009
Psychotherapy can be a powerful pathway to healing and change. This change is possible when one feels listened to and understood by someone who is curious, open and respectful. In my practice I provide this kind of listening, and work with my patients to identify not only their problems but also their often unrecognized or undervalued strengths.
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(202) 601-3834
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Washington, DC 20009
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Psychotherapy can be a powerful pathway to healing and change. This change is possible when one feels listened to and understood by someone who is curious, open and respectful. In my practice I provide this kind of listening, and work with my patients to identify not only their problems but also their often unrecognized or undervalued strengths.

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Individuals Psychiatrists
The professionals listed here have identified their focus on individual therapy in Washington or help for individuals seeking therapy. Individual counseling in Washington, and psychologists who mostly work with individuals involves meeting with a therapist one-on-one for the purpose of reducing personal suffering which may occur in the form of problematic behaviors, beliefs or feelings.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Washington 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 Washington has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Washington child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Washington). 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 (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Washington, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. Washington Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.