Telepsychiatry for Sharon, MA

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Jeannie Capone
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, FNP-BC
Verified
All you need to do is decide today is your day to start feeling better. That takes courage and self-love, and that is enough! Clients who work with me gain the skills needed to have compassion and insight into their moods, and make choices that support both their bodies and minds. While I routinely use medications to treat anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions, I personalize the use of medications to you as an individual, and ALWAYS consider the impacts that other medical treatments, medications and illnesses may be contributing to one's mental suffering. I prioritize client safety above all else!
(781) 230-6428 
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Sharon, MA 02067
Offers video visits
$175 Per Session

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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 Sharon, 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 Sharon 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 Sharon is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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