Telepsychiatry for Northborough, MA

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Sasha Flynn, MD, Board Certified Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Flynn is an expert Harvard-trained psychopharmacologist and skilled psychotherapist. Dr. Flynn applies integrated consideration of the patient as a whole being which includes a collaborative exploration of one's inner life with judicious use of medication when needed. She sees adult patients only: ages 18+ with Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance. Her hours are Mondays and Tuesdays 8:30am-5pm and she is seeing patients over telehealth. If you are a friend or family member of the patient, please note that Dr. Flynn requires the patient to reach out to her directly.
(774) 233-8771 
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Northborough, MA 01532
Offers video visits
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Mind Healing & Wellness Center
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP, -BC
Verified
I am a board certified, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with 15yrs+ experience, incorporating a holistic approach in management of both mental health and substance use treatment. You’re wondering if there’s even a chance to reclaim your time, energy, and hope. The answer is a resounding YES! When you find holistic, effective care that takes your whole self into account. I believe that with empathy, evidence based care treatment plan and strategies, you can achieve your most dearly-held goals.
(774) 504-5349 
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Northborough, MA 01532
Offers video visits

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Teletherapy Psychiatrists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Northborough, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Northborough listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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