Agerie Ejigu Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, CRNP-PM Verified
Kensington, MD 20895
Offers video visits
Every journey begins with one step, but I will meet you where you are; with compassion and without judgement. I utilize an integrative functional psychiatry approach and believe in a collaborative approach for optimal wellness. My professional and educational backgrounds have prepared me to provide evidenced based, culturally competent, high quality care to individuals across the lifespan. My holistic and evidence based approach to mental healthcare includes a focus on education, mindfulness, sleep, fitness, and nutrition... more than just medication.
(240) 292-1760
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Kensington, MD 20895
Offers video visits
Every journey begins with one step, but I will meet you where you are; with compassion and without judgement. I utilize an integrative functional psychiatry approach and believe in a collaborative approach for optimal wellness. My professional and educational backgrounds have prepared me to provide evidenced based, culturally competent, high quality care to individuals across the lifespan. My holistic and evidence based approach to mental healthcare includes a focus on education, mindfulness, sleep, fitness, and nutrition... more than just medication.
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Jane Tsamoh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CRNP, PMH Verified
Office is near:
Kensington, MD 20895
Offers video visits
Jane is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with over 10 years of psychiatric mental health/behavioral health nursing experience. Jane conducts psychiatric evaluations, diagnoses, and treats individuals with psychiatric mental health disorders across the lifespan (children, adolescents, adults, and older adults). Jane is a people’s person who uses her interpersonal skills to develop good rapports and build collaborative therapeutic partnerships with individuals in treatment. Jane values and practices person-centered, trauma-informed, recovery-focused, culturally competent, and innovative care.
(240) 209-9684
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Office is near:
Kensington, MD 20895
Offers video visits
Jane is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with over 10 years of psychiatric mental health/behavioral health nursing experience. Jane conducts psychiatric evaluations, diagnoses, and treats individuals with psychiatric mental health disorders across the lifespan (children, adolescents, adults, and older adults). Jane is a people’s person who uses her interpersonal skills to develop good rapports and build collaborative therapeutic partnerships with individuals in treatment. Jane values and practices person-centered, trauma-informed, recovery-focused, culturally competent, and innovative care.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Kensington 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 Kensington has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Kensington child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Kensington). 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 (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Kensington, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. Kensington Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to the find the right psychiatrist in Kensington, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in Kensington, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Kensington as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Kensington). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.

If you're looking for a specialist Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse in Kensington, such as a child psychiatrist or adolescent psychiatrist, expand your search to generate a large pool of professionals and then select a specialty from the left nav bar.