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Misty Stafford
Psychiatrist, MD
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My child psychiatry training was completed at Brown University with a sub-specialty focus in treating neurodevelopmental disorders such as Autism, as well as expertise in treating general psychiatric disorders including anxiety, OCD, ADHD, depression , and mood disorders.
I am a child, adolescent and young adult psychiatrist seeing patients for both psychotherapy and medication management services by telehealth. My practice is small and patient-focused with a tailored approach to meet every patient's unique needs. My approach to treatment is to provide a safe, comforting environment where patients feel able to express themselves emotionally without fear of judgment. I pride myself on being empathic, warm, and caring with an ability to personally connect with each of my patients and their families. I love what I do and I believe this reflects in the results I help my patients achieve.
(207) 204-3578
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Scarborough, ME 04074
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Saco Bay Mental Health, PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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I am comfortable and proficient in treating the following disorders: depression , anxiety, bipolar disorder, psychotic illnesses, OCD, PTSD and personality disorders, amongst other illnesses.
My name is Samuel G. Kingsley and I have been working in the mental health field for 8 years. I take a holistic approach to mental health treatment that combines the latest evidence based treatments with the patient experience. I believe that you are the expert on you and want to understand your goals and will work to combine the best treatments for you to be able to reach them.
(207) 962-2290
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Scarborough, ME 04074
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Mark Shaughnessy
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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I have been practicing as a psychiatric nurse practitioner for more than 20 years. I employ evidence based treatments to serve adults with depression , anxiety, panic disorder, OCD, bipolar disorder, psychosis, PTSD, ADHD, and other conditions. Medication management is a substantial focus of my practice, but I also offer psychotherapy in the setting of a 30 minute visit or in the more traditional 45 minute session.
(207) 358-3975
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Scarborough, ME 04074
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At Your Service Psychiatry, PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, DNP
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SELF-SCHEDULE online go to AtYourServicePsychiatry.com and click "get started" to see appointment times available. ONLINE TELEPSYCHIATRY with medications sent right to your local pharmacy. This practice is a telepsychiatry practice focusing on caring for you from your home, office, with visits from a smartphone, tablet, or computer. With over a decade of psychiatry experience, we care for people with ADHD, depression , anxiety, bipolar 1 and 2, PTSD, OCD, insomnia, postpartum depression , and various conditions. Telepsychiatry has given people with agoraphobia a way to heal. Stay home, stay well, but still get care.
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Scarborough, ME 04074
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Jeremy Spiegel
Psychiatrist, MD
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Jeremy Spiegel, MD, is available for psychiatric evaluations and medication management at his Portland, Maine office at Casco Bay Medical. He specializes in treatment of ADHD, anxiety, depression , PTSD, OCD, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety and most other psychiatric disorders and conditions.
(207) 808-7352
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Portland, ME 04101
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Mood Clinic, PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, FNP, PMHNP
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Tired of mental illness pushing you around? Ready to win the struggle with anxiety, mood swings, depression ? Starting today, we can help you take the first step toward transformation. According to the National Alliance on Mental Health - over 50% of adults with mental illness went untreated last year, but there's no need for that to be you. At Mood Clinic, our belief is in treating you as whole person. Using an integrated approach, both medications and talk therapy are combined in session, to ensure you receive the most effective treatment.
(207) 605-8405
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Portland, ME 04101
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Lisa Hagberg
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Lisa Hagberg is a board-certified psychiatrist with 20 years of experience treating patients with a wide range of diagnoses, in particular, depression , anxiety, Bipolar Disorder and PTSD. Dr. Hagberg brings a holistic approach to her practice exploring mental health in a multidimensional way, addressing the causes, not just the symptoms of one's condition. She incorporates supportive and insight-oriented psychotherapy to patient care, although at times she may recommend patients add an individual therapist to the treatment team.
(207) 770-6756
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Portland, ME 04101
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VirtualPsychiatricCare.com
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, CNP
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Accepting new patients via telehealth visits for entire state for psychiatric evaluations and medication management. We treat anyone suffering with depression , anxiety, or any other mental health issue that is adversely affecting optimal functioning at work, deterring their best social self, or preventing being fully present for loved ones. Our clients are looking to be properly diagnosed and treated using the safest prescribing principles. Make your appointment on our website. Evening and weekend hours are available. We offer affordable rates-Initial Psychiatric Eval $199, Follow-ups are $99.
(517) 743-0945
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Portland, ME 04101
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Stephen Morley
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC
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He specializes in the treatment of Depression , Anxiety, ADHD, PTSD, OCD, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety and most other mental health disorders.
Stephen Morley is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Licensed in both Maine and New Hampshire, Stephen works with virtually all ages—from mid-adolescents to adults—and offers his patients both in-office and remote teletherapy options. With a true affinity for the humanistic, health-promoting principles of nursing, Stephen is dedicated to providing each client with compassionate, supportive care. He strives to create a collaborative healthcare experience for every client, offering holistic, patient-centered care that respects and supports individual autonomy.
(207) 218-0029
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Portland, ME 04101
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Thayanne Delima-Tokarz
Psychiatrist, DO
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Dr. Delima-Tokarz is double Board Certified in Psychiatry and Lifestyle medicine. She has more than five years of experience treating patients with anxiety, depression , PTSD, Bipolar, OCD, ADHD, and other mental health issues. She employs pharmacotherapy along with supportive therapy and integrative approaches. Her philosophy includes a healing-oriented approach that considers the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. Dr. Delima-Tokarz is fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish.
(475) 256-5003
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Portland, ME 04101
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Kevin DiCesare
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Kevin DiCesare is a board-certified psychiatrist, treating adults. He received his undergraduate degree at Harvard University, his medical degree at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and then went on to train at Maine Medical Center for his psychiatric residency. He has 22 years of expertise in diagnosing and treating psychiatric conditions, including depression , anxiety, Bipolar spectrum disorders, adjustment problems, ADHD and other disorders.
(207) 770-6756
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Portland, ME 04101
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Evergreen Psychiatric Care
Psychiatrist, DO
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Thank you for considering Evergreen Psychiatric Care for your mental health needs. I am a board certified adult psychiatrist offering treatment for a broad spectrum of mental health concerns including struggles with depression , anxiety and trauma. I have a particular interest in women's mental health including providing care during and following pregnancy. In this private practice I focus primarily on medication management along with brief therapy as indicated. I strive to provide a nonjudgmental and patient-centered environment where you can feel comfortable discussing your concerns.
(207) 223-3246
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South Portland, ME 04106
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Aurora Behavioral Health
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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I believe that mental health is as important as physical health. I have worked with all ages, both inpatient and outpatient and would be honored to be your partner in healing and happiness. I work with patients with anxiety, depression , bipolar, PTSD, trauma and grief as well as psychotic disorders. I believe that every person deserves to live the best life that they can and that mental illness should not be a barrier to a happy life. I deliver care via telehealth. I currently am only accepting credit card payment but am happy to provide a detailed bill for submission to insurance if requested.
(207) 802-7230
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Portland, ME 04102
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Alison Moore Tetrault
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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Any client that needs help and is ready to start exploring options is ideal. I would like to help with mental health issues to include depression , anxiety, bipolar disorder, substance use disorders, eating disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, as well as schizophrenia and psychosis. An ideal client for is ready to consider the possible treatment options recommended and work with me to find a plan that works for them. I can offer supportive psychotherapy as well as medication management, TMS and integrative holistic approaches to care.
(207) 204-8363
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Portland, ME 04103
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Alyson Maloy
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA, DABIHM
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I treat general psychiatric conditions - such as depression , bipolar disorder, anxiety, and alcoholism - as well as psychiatric problems due to neurologic disease, such as traumatic brain injury, stroke, Parkinson disease, and Alzheimer disease.
Thank you for visiting my profile. I founded Portland Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology in 2017 to create a comfortable, responsive setting for patients needing cognitive and behavioral neurologic services and general psychiatric care. I am triple board-certified in psychiatry, neurology, and integrative holistic medicine. I am trained to understand and synthesize all factors that are contributing to your current condition and can work with you to address each of them in order to restore your quality of life.
(207) 222-3021
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Portland, ME 04101
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Shannon Grose
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, FNP-BC
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Our providers specialize in behavioral health, addiction, registered dietician, depression and bi-polar disorder.
Shannon Grose is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She attended Dabney S Lancaster Community College where she obtained her associate's degree in nursing and Frontier Nursing University where she obtained her graduate degree in nursing. She started her career as a registered nurse working in both the emergency department and correctional facility settings. As a family nurse practitioner, she has gained experience serving a diverse population of all ages via in-person and virtual care settings. Start working on an improved journey to a healthier lifestyle today.
(207) 548-5317
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Biddeford, ME 04005
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Dr Valerie A. Hart
Psychiatric Nurse, EdD, PMHCNS, BC
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I have maintained a continuous psychotherapy practice since 1979. In addition to clinical practice I taught in the graduate program for Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners at the University of Southern Maine - retired as Professor Emeritus in 2017. My background is in psychodynamic therapy which acknowledges the importance that family of origin plays in our life as well as the role of the unconscious in determining our decisions. I accompany my clients on a journey of self-discovery and self-awareness which leads to symptom reduction and a more fulfilling life. My practice consists of individual, couples and family therapy- I do not prescribe in my practice.
(207) 747-3146
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Portland, ME 04101
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Unitas Healthcare Systems
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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Accepting New Patients! Immediate Appointments Available! Unitas Healthcare Systems is a full-service psychiatric practice. We serve all ages, from children to older adults. We are proudly serving all of Maine through the use of telehealth.
(617) 401-7441
Portland, ME 04101
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Arbor Psychiatry llc
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, MS,
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Kati Boucher, PMHNP-BC attended the University of Southern Maine in portland for her advanced degree in psychiatry. She previously attended the University of Maine in Farmington for an undergraduate degree in psychology. She has over 10 years of experience in mental health both working with inpatients with acute severe mental illness and outpatient in community mental health. She has found a niche and enjoys focusing on working with individuals with trauma, and PTSD.
(207) 204-8453
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Portland, ME 04101
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Micah Malenfant
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, DNP, APRN, CNP, RN
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I am willing to work with anyone who is struggling with their mental health and needs help. If I am unable to help you or you require a higher level of care, I will do my best to get you set up with appropriate services. My practice is accepting new patients.
(207) 360-4591
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Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064

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Depression Psychiatrists
Depressive disorders are characterized by persistent feelings of sadness and worthlessness and a lack of desire to engage in formerly pleasurable activities. Depression is not a passing blue mood, which almost everyone experiences from time to time, but a complex mind/body illness that interferes with everyday functioning. It not only darkens one's outlook, it is commonly marked by sleep problems and changes in energy levels and appetite. It alters the structure and function of nerve cells so that it disrupts the way the brain processes information and interprets experience.

Despite feelings of hopelessness and worthlessness, depression is a treatable condition. It can be treated with psychotherapy. As with many illnesses, the earlier treatment begins, the more effective it can be and the greater the likelihood that recurrence can be prevented.

Psychotherapy addresses the thinking patterns that precipitate depression, and studies show that it prevents recurrence. Drug therapy is often helpful in relieving symptoms, such as severe anxiety, so that people can engage in meaningful psychotherapy.


About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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