Isela Werchan

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today
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(512) 710-2083 Website

Isela Werchan

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

CARMAhealth
630 West 34th Street
Suite 301
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 710-2083
Offers online therapy

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About

Dr. Isela Werchan is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in general psychiatry. Dr. Werchan completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Texas at El Paso. She received a medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She completed a general psychiatry residency training at the University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. She was Chief Resident and awarded the VA Outstanding Resident Award and the Van Dao Award. Her training experience includes the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, traumatic and obsessive compulsive disorders, as well as psychotic disorders.
Special interests include cognitive behavioral therapy, cognitive processing therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, motivational interviewing, dialectical behavioral therapy and substance abuse group therapy. Her current focus involves the assessment and treatment of substance abuse disorders. She has experience in residential treatment program centers, inpatient psychiatric hospital care, outpatient psychiatry, and outpatient psychotherapy.
Dr. Werchan enjoys providing patients with care centered around their recovery goals, while also addressing underlying psychiatric needs. Dr. Werchan enjoys spending time with her husband, their daughter, and their pets. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, yoga, listening to music, and watching movies.

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Qualifications

  • License: Texas / Q6480
  • School: University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston
  • Board Certification: American Board of Psychiatry

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology / 72185
  • Certificate Date: 2017

Location

CARMAhealth
630 West 34th Street
Suite 301
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 710-2083
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Substance Use
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Medical Detox
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation)
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
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Isela Werchan

Psychiatrist, MD