Ryan Thebo
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP, FNP Verified
San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
(888) 909-8676
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San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
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Albert Liu
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
I consider medication management to be a collaborative process between prescriber and client.
I am a licensed Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Foresight. I have experience working with pediatric and adult clients in inpatient and outpatient settings. I specialize in anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, ADHD, and schizophrenia.
(408) 767-6885
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
I consider medication management to be a collaborative process between prescriber and client.
I am a licensed Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Foresight. I have experience working with pediatric and adult clients in inpatient and outpatient settings. I specialize in anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, ADHD, and schizophrenia.
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Jack Mkroyan
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP Verified
San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com/booknow
(408) 413-0269
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San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com/booknow
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Nissa M Keyashian
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95128
Another particular interest of mine is working with people dealing with OCD using both exposure response prevention and medication management.
I am passionate about working with adults to improve their emotional health and well-being. I have a strong background in both psychopharmacology and psychotherapy, including psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and mindfulness. I believe in treating the whole person and I very much enjoy working collaboratively with my patients on a journey towards a healthy and fulfilling life. I did my undergraduate studies at UCLA in psychobiology and then attended USC for medical school. I completed residency at the UCLA/San Fernando Valley Psychiatry Training Program and I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist.
(408) 412-9877
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San Jose, CA 95128
Another particular interest of mine is working with people dealing with OCD using both exposure response prevention and medication management.
I am passionate about working with adults to improve their emotional health and well-being. I have a strong background in both psychopharmacology and psychotherapy, including psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and mindfulness. I believe in treating the whole person and I very much enjoy working collaboratively with my patients on a journey towards a healthy and fulfilling life. I did my undergraduate studies at UCLA in psychobiology and then attended USC for medical school. I completed residency at the UCLA/San Fernando Valley Psychiatry Training Program and I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist.
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VirtualPsychiatricCare.com
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Accepting new patients via telehealth visits for psychiatric evaluations and medication management. I 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 in our website today. Evening and weekend hours are available. We offer affordable rates-Initial Psychiatric Eval $249, Follow-ups are $99.
(408) 716-3819
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Accepting new patients via telehealth visits for psychiatric evaluations and medication management. I 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 in our website today. Evening and weekend hours are available. We offer affordable rates-Initial Psychiatric Eval $249, Follow-ups are $99.
Abena Apraku
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Dr. Apraku is welcoming new patients for video appointments. As a Board-certified M.D. psychiatrist, she specializes in providing psychiatric diagnostic assessments and treatment for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD and PTSD. As a well-rounded provider, her focus is on medication management (including for patients wishing to decrease reliance on medication) in combination with extensive psycho-education. Read more about her approach at apraku.com/services.
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San Jose, CA 95113
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Dr. Apraku is welcoming new patients for video appointments. As a Board-certified M.D. psychiatrist, she specializes in providing psychiatric diagnostic assessments and treatment for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD and PTSD. As a well-rounded provider, her focus is on medication management (including for patients wishing to decrease reliance on medication) in combination with extensive psycho-education. Read more about her approach at apraku.com/services.
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Ryan Thebo
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP, FNP Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
(888) 909-8676
Verified

Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95112
Offers video visits
Are you in need of evaluation and medication management from someone who will listen carefully to your concerns? I provide a holistic approach that takes into account your unique physical and mental health needs.
Are you struggling to balance your mental and physical health and in need of a more comprehensive approach? No problem! I provide Telemedicine (Telepsychiatry) Services, so that you can conveniently be seen from your home for psychiatry appointments and medication management without the need to travel! I provide the same psychiatry services as an in-person office visit and I can also address other aspects that encompass your complete wellness. My aim is to help you to thrive at your best! You can easily self-schedule a Telepsychiatry video appointment now at: pwpsychiatry.com
Remedy Psychiatry - San Jose
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95123
Offers video visits
Are you struggling in your daily life and wondering if prescription medication might help you? But, you don't want to wait weeks to get an appointment or pay alot to get personalized medication management? You are not alone, and that is why we started Remedy. Remedy makes the process of getting medication treatment for mental health accessible and affordable for one monthly fee for unlimited care with an experienced medical team through confidential video appointments and 1:1 provider messaging. We treat the widest range of mental health symptoms with all available medications - for adults, adolescents and children.
(408) 692-2178
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San Jose, CA 95123
Offers video visits
Are you struggling in your daily life and wondering if prescription medication might help you? But, you don't want to wait weeks to get an appointment or pay alot to get personalized medication management? You are not alone, and that is why we started Remedy. Remedy makes the process of getting medication treatment for mental health accessible and affordable for one monthly fee for unlimited care with an experienced medical team through confidential video appointments and 1:1 provider messaging. We treat the widest range of mental health symptoms with all available medications - for adults, adolescents and children.
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Randall Bailey
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(424) 361-1770
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
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Randall Bailey
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95134
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(424) 334-5078
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San Jose, CA 95134
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
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Julie Thomas
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(424) 300-4081
Verified
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
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Randall Scott Bailey
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(310) 906-4294
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
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Bay Area Clinical Associates - BACA
Psychiatrist, MD, LMFT, LCSW, MPH, MFTI Verified
San Jose, CA 95129
Offers video visits
BACA offers the following services for youth ages 0-26: FREE Needs Assessments for any mental health concerns, Adolescent IOP (ages 12-17), YoungAdult IOP (ages 18-26), Comprehensive Evaluations, Psychiatry, Individual & Family Therapy, Parent Training, Medication Management, Minecraft(tm) SocialSkills Group (ages 9-13).
The Bay Area Clinical Associates (BACA) is a physician-owned and operated organization committed to providing integrated, scientific, empathetic mental health treatment for kids, teens, young adults and their families. BACA is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of child & adolescent psychiatrists, licensed marriage & family therapists, and licensed clinical social workers. We work to take the "mystery" out of psychiatric care and have a relaxed, fun, caring environment at our clinics. Our mission is to revolutionize mental health services and offer sound, evidence-based care to all clients, regardless of socio-economic status.
(408) 996-7950
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San Jose, CA 95129
Offers video visits
BACA offers the following services for youth ages 0-26: FREE Needs Assessments for any mental health concerns, Adolescent IOP (ages 12-17), YoungAdult IOP (ages 18-26), Comprehensive Evaluations, Psychiatry, Individual & Family Therapy, Parent Training, Medication Management, Minecraft(tm) SocialSkills Group (ages 9-13).
The Bay Area Clinical Associates (BACA) is a physician-owned and operated organization committed to providing integrated, scientific, empathetic mental health treatment for kids, teens, young adults and their families. BACA is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of child & adolescent psychiatrists, licensed marriage & family therapists, and licensed clinical social workers. We work to take the "mystery" out of psychiatric care and have a relaxed, fun, caring environment at our clinics. Our mission is to revolutionize mental health services and offer sound, evidence-based care to all clients, regardless of socio-economic status.
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Adel Mostafavi
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
(310) 340-7661
Verified
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life.
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Sandra Hah
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life. Dr. Hah is triple board certified in child and adolescent, adult, and forensic psychiatry.
(310) 340-7359
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San Jose, CA 95113
Offers video visits
Are you struggling to balance your physical and mental health? Are things becoming unmanageable? Is your time limited? Then welcome to WellPsyche! WellPsyche Medical Group provides experts in the field of Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. Our practice offers the latest in psychiatry including Telemedicine! Now you can visit with your psychiatrist from the privacy and convenience of your home or work. Our providers take a Conservative and Effective approach to medication management and can help you balance your life. Dr. Hah is triple board certified in child and adolescent, adult, and forensic psychiatry.
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Jeffrey Chen
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95120
l am experienced in both therapy and medication management and utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
I specialize in treating children, adolescents and adults. I completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Washington, and some of my main areas of expertise include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, ADHD and behavioral problems.
(650) 753-7794
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Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95120
l am experienced in both therapy and medication management and utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
I specialize in treating children, adolescents and adults. I completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Washington, and some of my main areas of expertise include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, ADHD and behavioral problems.
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Ranvinder K Rai
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95134
Offers video visits
The treatment will be tailored to your individual goals and often includes the use of brief psychotherapy integrated within the medication management visits.
"The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination” (Carl Rogers). Discovering one’s healthy balance can be pursuit of a lifetime and taking steps to further your health can be challenging in the beginning but rewarding at the same time. It will be my privilege to facilitate your path towards achieving healthy emotional wellbeing. I am a board certified child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist. My consultation visit starts with thorough understanding of your treatment needs and symptoms, and may span over 1-2 visits.
(510) 560-7479
Verified

Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95134
Offers video visits
The treatment will be tailored to your individual goals and often includes the use of brief psychotherapy integrated within the medication management visits.
"The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination” (Carl Rogers). Discovering one’s healthy balance can be pursuit of a lifetime and taking steps to further your health can be challenging in the beginning but rewarding at the same time. It will be my privilege to facilitate your path towards achieving healthy emotional wellbeing. I am a board certified child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist. My consultation visit starts with thorough understanding of your treatment needs and symptoms, and may span over 1-2 visits.
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Thomas Mottsin
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
Our providers offer medication management, various modalities of therapy (CBT and EMDR), and telepsychiatry appointments.
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS - We know asking for help is not an easy thing to do. We also know that finding a provider you trust to help you navigate mental health care can be a challenge. That's why we're here and we're doing things differently. As a patient at Bonmente, you enjoy comprehensive treatments customized specifically for your unique circumstances, convenient telemedicine appointments that allow you to see your provider from the comfort of home, an online patient portal that lets you communicate directly with your provider, and a highly trained support team that makes becoming a patient as simple as it should be.
(844) 993-0717
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Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
Our providers offer medication management, various modalities of therapy (CBT and EMDR), and telepsychiatry appointments.
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS - We know asking for help is not an easy thing to do. We also know that finding a provider you trust to help you navigate mental health care can be a challenge. That's why we're here and we're doing things differently. As a patient at Bonmente, you enjoy comprehensive treatments customized specifically for your unique circumstances, convenient telemedicine appointments that allow you to see your provider from the comfort of home, an online patient portal that lets you communicate directly with your provider, and a highly trained support team that makes becoming a patient as simple as it should be.
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Joshua Flatow
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
His experience includes crisis stabilization in the emergency setting, inpatient management, outpatient medication management and psychotherapy, and substance abuse treatment.
Pacific Mind Health approaches mental health using a variety of evidence-based treatments including medication, psychotherapy, telemedicine, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS). We are excited to offer Theta Burst Stimulation (TBS) - a revolutionary 3-minute procedure with equal or better efficacy to standard 40+ minute TMS protocols. We provide a thorough diagnostic evaluation to create a personalized treatment plan that will help guide you towards wellness. Please use this link for a free informational TMS session https://www.pacificmindhealth.com/tmsinfo.html
(669) 248-8808
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Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
His experience includes crisis stabilization in the emergency setting, inpatient management, outpatient medication management and psychotherapy, and substance abuse treatment.
Pacific Mind Health approaches mental health using a variety of evidence-based treatments including medication, psychotherapy, telemedicine, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS). We are excited to offer Theta Burst Stimulation (TBS) - a revolutionary 3-minute procedure with equal or better efficacy to standard 40+ minute TMS protocols. We provide a thorough diagnostic evaluation to create a personalized treatment plan that will help guide you towards wellness. Please use this link for a free informational TMS session https://www.pacificmindhealth.com/tmsinfo.html
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Mottsin Thomas
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
Our providers offer medication management, various therapeutic modalities, and telepsychiatry appointments.
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS - We know asking for help is not an easy thing to do. We also know that finding a provider you trust to help you navigate mental health care can be a challenge. That's why we're here and we're doing things differently. As a patient at Bonmente, you enjoy comprehensive treatments customized specifically for your unique circumstances, convenient telemedicine appointments that allow you to see your provider from the comfort of home, an online patient portal that lets you communicate directly with your provider, and a highly trained support team that makes becoming a patient as simple as it should be.
(650) 686-5441
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Office is near:
San Jose, CA 95101
Offers video visits
Our providers offer medication management, various therapeutic modalities, and telepsychiatry appointments.
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS - We know asking for help is not an easy thing to do. We also know that finding a provider you trust to help you navigate mental health care can be a challenge. That's why we're here and we're doing things differently. As a patient at Bonmente, you enjoy comprehensive treatments customized specifically for your unique circumstances, convenient telemedicine appointments that allow you to see your provider from the comfort of home, an online patient portal that lets you communicate directly with your provider, and a highly trained support team that makes becoming a patient as simple as it should be.

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Medication Management Psychiatrists
If you're looking for medication management in San Jose, these professionals provide San Jose medication management services. They include psychiatrists in San Jose, psychiatric nurses in San Jose, psychologists and therapists and can work with children or adults in managing medications or meds.

The professionals monitor the medications a client takes to confirm that they are complying with a regimen, while also ensuring they avoid harmful drug interactions and other complications. They help patients keep track of the medications used and may create lists describing medications and their dosages. These lists can be provided to patients to help them track their drugs and understand why various meds are being prescribed. San Jose Medication management may also include reminding patients about whether or not drugs need to be taken with food, and warning patients about potential side effects of medications such as fatigue, hunger, or altered level of consciousness. Antidepressants, psychiatric medications and psychotropics in San Jose, must be prescribed by a doctor (MD) ,although the management of medication in San Jose can be handled by a broader group of professionals (e.g. San Jose psychiatric nurses and psychopharmacologists) appropriately licensed for their level of care.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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