Jamie Solomon
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APN, PMHNP Verified
Westwood, NJ 07675
Offers video visits
I'm a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner that specializes in working with adults suffering from depression, anxiety, and attention disorders. I tailor my therapeutic approach to the individual's particular needs and goals. Psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, and mindfulness-based approaches are all used, along with medication. I believe in the power of non-judgmental listening, partnership, and collaboration in treatment planning. I aim to empower my patients to openly discuss their concerns with me. My patients find me down to earth and easy to talk to.
(973) 363-2393
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Westwood, NJ 07675
Offers video visits
I'm a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner that specializes in working with adults suffering from depression, anxiety, and attention disorders. I tailor my therapeutic approach to the individual's particular needs and goals. Psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, and mindfulness-based approaches are all used, along with medication. I believe in the power of non-judgmental listening, partnership, and collaboration in treatment planning. I aim to empower my patients to openly discuss their concerns with me. My patients find me down to earth and easy to talk to.
Elise M Weisman
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC Verified
Office is near:
Westwood, NJ 07675
Offers video visits
Elise Weisman is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She views her clients as partners in their own mental health care. Elise views her clients holistically, with their mental health as one aspect of their multifaceted individuality. She considers it an honor to be part of an individual’s journey toward improvement of mental health or sobriety. Elise Weisman received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Binghamton University, NY. She then received her Masters of Science in Nursing from New York University, NY.
(908) 768-3953
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Office is near:
Westwood, NJ 07675
Offers video visits
Elise Weisman is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She views her clients as partners in their own mental health care. Elise views her clients holistically, with their mental health as one aspect of their multifaceted individuality. She considers it an honor to be part of an individual’s journey toward improvement of mental health or sobriety. Elise Weisman received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Binghamton University, NY. She then received her Masters of Science in Nursing from New York University, NY.

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Medication Management Psychiatrists
If you're looking for medication management in Westwood, these professionals provide Westwood medication management services. They include psychiatrists in Westwood, psychiatric nurses in Westwood, 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. Westwood 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 Westwood, must be prescribed by a doctor (MD) ,although the management of medication in Westwood can be handled by a broader group of professionals (e.g. Westwood psychiatric nurses and psychopharmacologists) appropriately licensed for their level of care.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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