Uhunoma Lysa Osadolor
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP, CNP Verified
Golden Valley, MN 55422
Offers video visits
Are you delaying care because you are unable to take time off work? Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, or even ADHD, and it is difficult to get an appointment with a specialist as most appointments are far booked? You cannot seem to get that perfect babysitter you can trust with your kids to make the appointment that took you several weeks to get?
(503) 461-9447
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Golden Valley, MN 55422
Offers video visits
Are you delaying care because you are unable to take time off work? Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, or even ADHD, and it is difficult to get an appointment with a specialist as most appointments are far booked? You cannot seem to get that perfect babysitter you can trust with your kids to make the appointment that took you several weeks to get?

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Golden Valley 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 Golden Valley 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 Golden Valley, 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. Golden Valley 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 find the right psychiatrist in Golden Valley, 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 Golden Valley, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Golden Valley as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Golden Valley). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.