UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH Psychiatrists in Ruston, LA

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Reframing For Life, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PhD, APRN, PMHNP, BC
I am an ANCC board-certified family psychiatric nurse practitioner with a PhD in Family Nursing Research. I am also a certified autism specialist. My goals are to exceed the expectations for quality care and my desired population foci is assessing and treating pediatric, adolescent, and young adult populations ages 2 to 26 years of age. I have over 25 years of nursing and healthcare experience and 19 years as a nursing professor and leader in higher education.
(318) 239-7713 
Ruston, LA 71270
Offers video visits
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Shrieka Ta’Rease Evans
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
(318) 232-6984 
Ruston, LA 71270
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Charlisa Brown
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNPBC
Hello! I'm a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. My practice is focused on empowering individuals and helping them navigate the complexities of life. I believe in building partnerships and creating a safe, nonjudgmental environment. I’m especially committed to providing compassionate, holistic care that is patient centered and based on your unique needs and concerns.
(318) 707-0510 
Shreveport, LA 71107
Offers video visits
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Abigail Speights Johnson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP, MSN
Abigail has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, both psychiatric and medical. As an experienced healthcare provider, Abigail utilizes her 8 years of experience to assist her patients in improving their quality of life and decreasing their current symptoms. Abigail provides medication management and support to help identify the root causes of her patient’s current symptoms.  Abigail has developed a referral network with reliable and trusted therapists when ongoing treatment is indicated. Abigail believes that working together as a team is the best approach to gain successful outcomes for her patients.
(318) 558-8303 
Shreveport, LA 71106
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UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH Psychiatrists
Is your coverage with UnitedHealthcare in Ruston or are you looking for a Ruston UnitedHealthcare Psychiatrist? You may also be seeking a Ruston UBH Psychiatrist? These Ruston Psychiatrists accept UnitedHeathcare insurance and United Behavioral Health insurance. They include United Psychiatrists in Ruston, United psychologists and United counseling in Ruston. A Ruston Psychiatrist who accepts UnitedHealthcare, may be in network with United, or you can make a claim on your UnitedHealthcare insurance if you visit an out of network UnitedHealthcare provider. Please confirm when you make an appointment that the Psychiatrist you select serves your benefit plan.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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