Kari Whatley

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today
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Kari Whatley

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Talkiatry
McKinney, TX 75071
(469) 813-7658
Offers online therapy

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Talkiatry
New York, NY 10001
(917) 634-5311
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About

Dr. Kari Whatley holds the position of a staff psychiatrist at Talkiatry. She is double board-certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She has been practicing for 7 years. Dr. Whatley’s practice focuses on medication management. She often integrates techniques of cognitive-behavioral therapy, supportive therapy, motivational interviewing, and acceptance and commitment therapy into medication management appointments. If Dr. Whatley believes that additional therapy is needed, then she will recommend adding an individual therapist to your care team.
After completing her fellowship, she remained with the University of Texas Dell Medical School as an assistant professor of psychiatry, led a team on the child and adolescent psychiatric unit within Dell Children’s Medical Center, and served as Associate Program Director of the child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship program.
Dr. Whatley enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults with a variety of psychiatric needs. She is board-certified in both general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. Her primary areas of focus include trauma-informed care as well as anxiety and mood disorders.

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 4 Years
  • License: Texas / R6711
  • School: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Year Graduated: 2015
  • Board Certification: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Location

Talkiatry
McKinney, TX 75071
(469) 813-7658
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Talkiatry
New York, NY 10001
(917) 634-5311
Specialties
  • ADHD
  • Medication Management
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

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Last Modified: 30 Mar 2022
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Kari Whatley

Psychiatrist, MD