Wilhem Rivera MD
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20011
Offers video visits
Dr. Rivera employs an integrative style that focuses on the individual's sleep, diet, physical and mental fitness. He enjoys working in particular with weight loss, men's wellness, de-prescription from psychotropic medications, and detox from long-term substance use: tobacco, alcohol, opioids, and benzodiazepines. Furthermore, he specializes in the diagnosis and management of attention, mood, anxiety, and psychotic disorders. You and Dr. Rivera will discuss available treatment modalities that may include lifestyle changes, meditation and mindfulness, exercise, medication management, and hormonal balancing.
(202) 516-7680
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Washington, DC 20011
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Dr. Rivera employs an integrative style that focuses on the individual's sleep, diet, physical and mental fitness. He enjoys working in particular with weight loss, men's wellness, de-prescription from psychotropic medications, and detox from long-term substance use: tobacco, alcohol, opioids, and benzodiazepines. Furthermore, he specializes in the diagnosis and management of attention, mood, anxiety, and psychotic disorders. You and Dr. Rivera will discuss available treatment modalities that may include lifestyle changes, meditation and mindfulness, exercise, medication management, and hormonal balancing.
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Christopher Thomas Raczynski
Psychiatrist, MD, DFAPA Verified
Washington, DC 20016
Offers video visits
Thanks for taking the time to learn about me and the practice I co-founded, Veritas Health, PLLC. I am a psychiatrist with board-certification in General, Child & Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry. The majority of patients I work with are adolescents and young adults motivated for treatment of depression, anxiety, and ADHD. At Veritas, we also have psychiatrists specializing in treating younger children and older adults for a variety of conditions including: autism, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and substance use disorders. Collectively, our approach draws upon advances in evidence-based neuroscience to achieve both symptom remission/reduction and performance restoration/optimization.
(202) 856-9203
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Washington, DC 20016
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Thanks for taking the time to learn about me and the practice I co-founded, Veritas Health, PLLC. I am a psychiatrist with board-certification in General, Child & Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry. The majority of patients I work with are adolescents and young adults motivated for treatment of depression, anxiety, and ADHD. At Veritas, we also have psychiatrists specializing in treating younger children and older adults for a variety of conditions including: autism, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and substance use disorders. Collectively, our approach draws upon advances in evidence-based neuroscience to achieve both symptom remission/reduction and performance restoration/optimization.
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Michael Mrizek
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20007
Offers video visits
The distinctive character of my practice is a product of my extensive training and experience in both medical and psychological aspects of psychiatry. I bring a well-rounded capability to attend to my patient's individual needs and couch my experience within an interactional style that is genuine and interested in the person.
(202) 902-8845
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Washington, DC 20007
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The distinctive character of my practice is a product of my extensive training and experience in both medical and psychological aspects of psychiatry. I bring a well-rounded capability to attend to my patient's individual needs and couch my experience within an interactional style that is genuine and interested in the person.
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Marc Dalton
Psychiatrist, MD, MPH Verified
Washington, DC 20016
I look forward to helping you achieve optimal mental health. I strive to meet each patient where they are and explore where they would like to go. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you in your journey toward good mental health.
(202) 816-6606
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Washington, DC 20016
I look forward to helping you achieve optimal mental health. I strive to meet each patient where they are and explore where they would like to go. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you in your journey toward good mental health.
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Queer Ear Mental Health
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP, APRN Verified
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
The LGBTQIA+ (we embrace "Queer") community comes from all walks of life. So, why do we have to hide and explain who we are? We have the right to seek mental health medication just as we are. Perhaps you, or your adolescent, are seeking medication management for anxiety, depression, or ADHD. Maybe you're trans/non-binary/gender-nonconforming and are tired of explaining everything to prescribers. Perhaps you're anxious or depressed about app dating or a recent kink or OnlyFans effort. Maybe, you're not out (or fully out) and need something to settle the anxiety more than what your therapist is helping with.
(202) 816-6667
Verified

Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
The LGBTQIA+ (we embrace "Queer") community comes from all walks of life. So, why do we have to hide and explain who we are? We have the right to seek mental health medication just as we are. Perhaps you, or your adolescent, are seeking medication management for anxiety, depression, or ADHD. Maybe you're trans/non-binary/gender-nonconforming and are tired of explaining everything to prescribers. Perhaps you're anxious or depressed about app dating or a recent kink or OnlyFans effort. Maybe, you're not out (or fully out) and need something to settle the anxiety more than what your therapist is helping with.
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Travis Jon Dichoso
Psychiatrist, DO, MS Verified
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
***Offering Same Week Appointments** With a therapy-first model, I want you to feel in control and share in the decision-making process to start any medications. I order labs to rule out common "physiological" reasons for feeling the way you do. It's a longer approach, but our patients feel heard, respected, and most importantly- hopeful. I have extensive experience working with college-transition/young adult patients, LGBTQ+ persons, and minorities.
(202) 951-7853
Verified

Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
***Offering Same Week Appointments** With a therapy-first model, I want you to feel in control and share in the decision-making process to start any medications. I order labs to rule out common "physiological" reasons for feeling the way you do. It's a longer approach, but our patients feel heard, respected, and most importantly- hopeful. I have extensive experience working with college-transition/young adult patients, LGBTQ+ persons, and minorities.
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Edward (Ed) Stern
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP, APRN Verified
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
Sometimes you need medication support for your mental health and wellness. Our world today has us heading in all sorts of directions. Sometimes we medication to help with depression, anxiety, ADHD, isolation, the uncertainty of the day, lifestyle changes, adolescent concerns, foster/adoption, sex, sexuality and gender identity, and so much more is going on. Here you've found someone to be yourself with, and seek the medication help you need.
(202) 918-2642
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Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
Sometimes you need medication support for your mental health and wellness. Our world today has us heading in all sorts of directions. Sometimes we medication to help with depression, anxiety, ADHD, isolation, the uncertainty of the day, lifestyle changes, adolescent concerns, foster/adoption, sex, sexuality and gender identity, and so much more is going on. Here you've found someone to be yourself with, and seek the medication help you need.
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Sinan Duzyurek
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20037
My training and clinical experience repertoire include general medicine, neuropychiatric medicine; comprehensive adult psychiatry; sexual medicine; various psychotherapies; rTMS; eskatamine (Spravato) treatment; psychiatric genetic testing; and advanced psychopharmacology, integrated supportive psychotherapy and counseling during treatment sessions. I employ a multidimensional and integrating approach toward an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis and effective treatment strategies. I am in the clinical faculty at the GWU, Depart. of Psychiatry.
(202) 759-3055
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Washington, DC 20037
My training and clinical experience repertoire include general medicine, neuropychiatric medicine; comprehensive adult psychiatry; sexual medicine; various psychotherapies; rTMS; eskatamine (Spravato) treatment; psychiatric genetic testing; and advanced psychopharmacology, integrated supportive psychotherapy and counseling during treatment sessions. I employ a multidimensional and integrating approach toward an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis and effective treatment strategies. I am in the clinical faculty at the GWU, Depart. of Psychiatry.
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Christian Linton
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20037
I believe listening - and being truly heard - is one of the most powerful therapeutic experiences. We are social beings, and if we have become isolated, or feel misunderstood, even ignored, we suffer deeply. I bring a high level of attentiveness to my work as a psychiatrist that provides the crucial foundation on which true growth and change can occur. I want to hear your story, to understand how your suffering, whatever its form, has come to be in the present day.
(202) 999-3811
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Washington, DC 20037
I believe listening - and being truly heard - is one of the most powerful therapeutic experiences. We are social beings, and if we have become isolated, or feel misunderstood, even ignored, we suffer deeply. I bring a high level of attentiveness to my work as a psychiatrist that provides the crucial foundation on which true growth and change can occur. I want to hear your story, to understand how your suffering, whatever its form, has come to be in the present day.
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R Curtis Bristol
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20036
My patients live and work in a global environment with complicated interpersonal problems compounded by economic, political, cultural and religious pressures. Through extensive education, experience and world travel I have built the capacity to provide a neutral, private and safe environment permitting the pursuit of solutions for acute mental health problems as well as longer term, intensive psychoanalytic treatment. I am a board certified psychiatrist with a medical degree from University of Southern California. As a psychoanalyst I completed the curriculum and treatment of cases through the Baltimore-Washington Institute for Psychoanalysis under the auspices of the American Psychoanalytic Association.
(202) 470-1496
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Washington, DC 20036
My patients live and work in a global environment with complicated interpersonal problems compounded by economic, political, cultural and religious pressures. Through extensive education, experience and world travel I have built the capacity to provide a neutral, private and safe environment permitting the pursuit of solutions for acute mental health problems as well as longer term, intensive psychoanalytic treatment. I am a board certified psychiatrist with a medical degree from University of Southern California. As a psychoanalyst I completed the curriculum and treatment of cases through the Baltimore-Washington Institute for Psychoanalysis under the auspices of the American Psychoanalytic Association.
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Lawrence Ballon
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Washington, DC 20006
Offers video visits
As a Board Certified psychiatrist and a psychoanalyst, I am a medical doctor with specialized experience in understanding the brain and its psychological counterpart, the mind. With more than 30 years of experience treating thousands of patients, I am in a unique position to understand and help both the chemical imbalances which afflict some patients, as well as the troubling feelings, conflicts, and losses which burden others.
(703) 291-1489
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Washington, DC 20006
Offers video visits
As a Board Certified psychiatrist and a psychoanalyst, I am a medical doctor with specialized experience in understanding the brain and its psychological counterpart, the mind. With more than 30 years of experience treating thousands of patients, I am in a unique position to understand and help both the chemical imbalances which afflict some patients, as well as the troubling feelings, conflicts, and losses which burden others.
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Access Health Services
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
Washington, DC 20011
Offers video visits
We have a board certified Psychiatrist Mental Health /Family Nurse Practitioner treating patients across the life span. Experienced in psychiatric medications-Psychopharmacology. We specialized in treating bipolar, major depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Addiction, ADHD, Panic attacks, schizophrenia, and others. We treat substance abuse disorders with Suboxone and other medications. our goal is to treat our patients through personalized, wellness recovery-focused services and treatments designed to address their unique circumstances and needs. We work with a therapist that support our client's treatment needs.
(240) 847-0241
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Washington, DC 20011
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We have a board certified Psychiatrist Mental Health /Family Nurse Practitioner treating patients across the life span. Experienced in psychiatric medications-Psychopharmacology. We specialized in treating bipolar, major depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Addiction, ADHD, Panic attacks, schizophrenia, and others. We treat substance abuse disorders with Suboxone and other medications. our goal is to treat our patients through personalized, wellness recovery-focused services and treatments designed to address their unique circumstances and needs. We work with a therapist that support our client's treatment needs.
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Dr. Ifeanyi Olele - Genesis Psychiatric Solutions
Psychiatrist, DO, MBA, MS Verified
Washington, DC 20004
Offers video visits
Thank you so much for considering Genesis Psychiatric Solutions. It is really a big step. Here are some reasons why people contact us: We work with busy professionals, healthcare workers, entrepreneurs, influencers, and creatives that are dealing with depression, anxiety, sleep issues, workplace stress/burnout, grief or trauma, OCD, and ADHD. We do not see you as a disorder, but a person who wants to improve their quality of life. We factor your total wellness and address it in your treatment.
(202) 516-1137
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Washington, DC 20004
Offers video visits
Thank you so much for considering Genesis Psychiatric Solutions. It is really a big step. Here are some reasons why people contact us: We work with busy professionals, healthcare workers, entrepreneurs, influencers, and creatives that are dealing with depression, anxiety, sleep issues, workplace stress/burnout, grief or trauma, OCD, and ADHD. We do not see you as a disorder, but a person who wants to improve their quality of life. We factor your total wellness and address it in your treatment.
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Falk W Lohoff
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
I am double Board certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and specialize in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD and addictions. I completed my training at the University of Pennsylvania and have special interest in neuropsychopharmacology and psychotherapy. My overall goal is to alleviate your symptoms and increase your quality of life.
(301) 761-4191
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20009
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I am double Board certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and specialize in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD and addictions. I completed my training at the University of Pennsylvania and have special interest in neuropsychopharmacology and psychotherapy. My overall goal is to alleviate your symptoms and increase your quality of life.
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Peter M. Levine
Psychiatrist, MD, MMM Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
Offers video visits
I counsel patients from late adolescence through adulthood and specialize in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a variety of mental disorders including mood, anxiety, psychotic, and substance abuse disorders, and psychiatric disorders in medically ill patients. I completed a Psychiatric Residency at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, followed by a Fellowship in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. This provided specialized training in treating psychiatric symptoms/disorders in complex, medically ill patients. These patients may have acute or chronic medical, neurological or obstetrical illnesses in which psychiatric illness affects their medical care and/or quality of life.
(301) 684-5388
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
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I counsel patients from late adolescence through adulthood and specialize in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a variety of mental disorders including mood, anxiety, psychotic, and substance abuse disorders, and psychiatric disorders in medically ill patients. I completed a Psychiatric Residency at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, followed by a Fellowship in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. This provided specialized training in treating psychiatric symptoms/disorders in complex, medically ill patients. These patients may have acute or chronic medical, neurological or obstetrical illnesses in which psychiatric illness affects their medical care and/or quality of life.
Christopher J Goisse
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20001
Offers video visits
I am a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner in Silver Spring, MD and can see patients age 13 and up. I offer both in-person and telemedicine appointments with flexible scheduling. Evening and weekend appointments are available and can generally schedule patients within 14 days.
(240) 719-5718
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20001
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I am a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner in Silver Spring, MD and can see patients age 13 and up. I offer both in-person and telemedicine appointments with flexible scheduling. Evening and weekend appointments are available and can generally schedule patients within 14 days.
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Ramia Gupta, MD PC
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
An increasing number of people suffer from depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions. Having a mental health disorder can be frightening and overwhelming especially when one doesn’t know where to go to for help. My practice offers that place where I attempt to answer your questions and allay your fears. My work with my patients emphasizes compassion, empathy and support. During the initial assessment, I conduct a detailed Diagnostic evaluation in order to devise an Individualized and Comprehensive Treatment plan unique to the needs of each patient. I am Board Certified in both General and Forensic Psychiatry.
(571) 536-7421
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20009
Offers video visits
An increasing number of people suffer from depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions. Having a mental health disorder can be frightening and overwhelming especially when one doesn’t know where to go to for help. My practice offers that place where I attempt to answer your questions and allay your fears. My work with my patients emphasizes compassion, empathy and support. During the initial assessment, I conduct a detailed Diagnostic evaluation in order to devise an Individualized and Comprehensive Treatment plan unique to the needs of each patient. I am Board Certified in both General and Forensic Psychiatry.
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Alexandru Serghi
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
Offers video visits
Dr Serghi’s approach to the medical act is built around the central concept of biological, psychological and social determinants to human illness. The core principle of his practice is based on the application of the scientific method to the most current medical evidence for both the diagnosis and the treatment of brain disorders. In addition to expertise in neuropsychiatric diagnoses, Dr Serghi offers both brief psychotherapeutic interventions as well as long term psychodynamic psychotherapy, in combination with medication treatment only if indicated, within the absolute privacy and comfort of the patient-doctor therapeutic space.
(571) 620-6743
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
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Dr Serghi’s approach to the medical act is built around the central concept of biological, psychological and social determinants to human illness. The core principle of his practice is based on the application of the scientific method to the most current medical evidence for both the diagnosis and the treatment of brain disorders. In addition to expertise in neuropsychiatric diagnoses, Dr Serghi offers both brief psychotherapeutic interventions as well as long term psychodynamic psychotherapy, in combination with medication treatment only if indicated, within the absolute privacy and comfort of the patient-doctor therapeutic space.
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Radiant Path Psychiatry PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP, CARN-AP Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
Offers video visits
In my practice, I understand that there are often concerns, worries, and even deep fears regarding psychiatry and psychopharmacology. This is why, along with a wholistic philosophy, I take a “start low and go slow” approach to medications, paying special attention to the medication potency and potential interactions with other medications prescribed by other providers. I also believe “knowledge is power,” so together, we spend significant time on education and explanation so that you understand the recommendations provided and you are fully comfortable with the treatment plan which I always provide in writing for your reference.
(509) 204-8660
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20016
Offers video visits
In my practice, I understand that there are often concerns, worries, and even deep fears regarding psychiatry and psychopharmacology. This is why, along with a wholistic philosophy, I take a “start low and go slow” approach to medications, paying special attention to the medication potency and potential interactions with other medications prescribed by other providers. I also believe “knowledge is power,” so together, we spend significant time on education and explanation so that you understand the recommendations provided and you are fully comfortable with the treatment plan which I always provide in writing for your reference.
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Amita Jha
Psychiatrist, MD, MPH Verified
Office is near:
Washington, DC 20528
Offers video visits
Board-certified adult psychiatrist, Boston University, with 25 years of experience. Accepted Insurances, Care first and BCBS/ Cigna/Aetna and UHC. Easy scheduling, check availability by clicking the website button on the left for online appointments and detailed information. We are a comprehensive psychiatry service, offering medication management with board-certified psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, 8 licensed psychotherapists in our practice. We accept care first, Cigna, UHC and Aetna Insurances. To make appointments please visit us at www.BethesdapsychiatryMD.com or call us 301-468-1001/1002.
(240) 453-4561
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Office is near:
Washington, DC 20528
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Board-certified adult psychiatrist, Boston University, with 25 years of experience. Accepted Insurances, Care first and BCBS/ Cigna/Aetna and UHC. Easy scheduling, check availability by clicking the website button on the left for online appointments and detailed information. We are a comprehensive psychiatry service, offering medication management with board-certified psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, 8 licensed psychotherapists in our practice. We accept care first, Cigna, UHC and Aetna Insurances. To make appointments please visit us at www.BethesdapsychiatryMD.com or call us 301-468-1001/1002.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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