Telepsychiatry for Massachusetts

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Photo of Karen H Brody, Psychiatrist in Massachusetts
Karen H Brody
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
I am happy to announce now accepting BCBS of MA! Clients who seek treatment with me are often feeling anxious, overwhelmed, depressed, confused, and exhausted by any number of life events, disappointments, losses, and transitions, with which they may have been dealing on recent or long-term basis. Sometimes, they are perceived and labelled as "difficult" or "demanding" by other medical professionals, family, and that has become their self-perception. They see themselves heading down paths that are futile, yet familiar, and they feel hopeless. They call because they want change. I am here to help.
Reality Therapy
(508) 306-8502 
Siasconset, MA 02564
Offers video visits
$325 Per Session
Photo of Kenneth Collins Kavanagh, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Massachusetts
Kenneth Collins Kavanagh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-C, ANP-C, MSN, MPH
Verified
I provide psychiatric care, including diagnosis, medication management, consultations, and supportive counseling. I am experienced in LGBTQ issues, life-stage transitions, and living with chronic disease. My goal is to work in partnership with my clients to maximize their potentials, increase their abilities/confidence in self-care, and experience their authentic selves. My interaction style ranges from casual, supportive, directive, or challenging depending on the client's needs. I maintain a collaborative and respectful approach, and establish a safe therapeutic environment with compassion, empathy, and significant dose of humor.
Reality Therapy
 
Boston, MA 02199
Offers video visits
$250 Per Session
Photo of Renee Marie Garbitt, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Massachusetts
Renee Marie Garbitt
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, C-NP, PMHNP
Verified
At Grounded Interventions Psychiatric Services we offer treatment grounded in empirically supported strategies to address a dynamic set of behavioral health needs. Our approach is compassionate, individually tailored and aimed at reducing distressing symptoms while improving overall quality of life.​
Reality Therapy
(774) 484-1255 
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New Bedford, MA 02740
Offers video visits
$200 Per Session
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Precious M Spencer
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, ARNP
Verified
My ideal client is one that is ready for commitment and are motivated to make a commitment to their health and well-being . Their goals would be to meet theirselves where they are and be willing to work hard . They will be willing to learn how to love themselves and recognize that they are worth it!
Reality Therapy
(339) 204-0883 
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Woburn, MA 01801
Offers video visits
Photo of Revive Therapeutic Services, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Massachusetts
Revive Therapeutic Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CRNP, PMHNP
Verified
Are you finding yourself overwhelmed and ready to make changes in your life? Revive Therapeutic Services is uniquely focused on treating a range of mental health diagnoses, including treatment of adults and adolescents with Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar spectrum disorders, ADHD, PTSD, Addiction and other psychiatric disorders. Our services include medication management, individual, family and couples therapy.
Reality Therapy
(401) 208-0446 
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Somerville, MA 02144
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 Massachusetts, 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 Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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