Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
At Sound Body & Mind Psychiatric Services, we recognize that both emotional and physical factors contribute to the development of psychiatric symptoms. Genetics, environment and specific stressors or traumatic events can also play an important role. Finally, an individual's character, personality, temperament, and resilence all contribute to the clinical picture, and can shape the types of symptoms we see and the prognosis. No two individuals are exactly alike and therefore, no two individuals experience psychiatric symptoms in the exact same way. This is why we create a unique treatment plan to target your specific experience.
Mood Disorders
(571) 414-0538
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
At Sound Body & Mind Psychiatric Services, we recognize that both emotional and physical factors contribute to the development of psychiatric symptoms. Genetics, environment and specific stressors or traumatic events can also play an important role. Finally, an individual's character, personality, temperament, and resilence all contribute to the clinical picture, and can shape the types of symptoms we see and the prognosis. No two individuals are exactly alike and therefore, no two individuals experience psychiatric symptoms in the exact same way. This is why we create a unique treatment plan to target your specific experience.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
Dr. Jacobson is a Johns Hopkins trained adult psychiatrist practicing in Northern Virginia. Upon completing his psychiatry training in 2004, he joined the part-time faculty at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Since 2008 he has been treating patients exclusively in Northern Virginia. He continues to mentor current and former residents from Johns Hopkins. Dr. Jacobson has served as an advisor to Lifetech Research. Dale Carnegie training has honored him with the highest award for achievement. Washingtonian magazine identified him as a top doctor in 2014.
Mood Disorders
(703) 596-8903
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Dr. Jacobson is a Johns Hopkins trained adult psychiatrist practicing in Northern Virginia. Upon completing his psychiatry training in 2004, he joined the part-time faculty at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Since 2008 he has been treating patients exclusively in Northern Virginia. He continues to mentor current and former residents from Johns Hopkins. Dr. Jacobson has served as an advisor to Lifetech Research. Dale Carnegie training has honored him with the highest award for achievement. Washingtonian magazine identified him as a top doctor in 2014.
Photo of Cheryl R Zupancic, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MA, MSN, APRN, PMHNP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
Cheryl Zupancic is a board certified psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner for youth (ages 13-24), licensed to practice in both Virginia and Maryland. With more than a decade of specialized healthcare experience, she brings unique and enriching skills to her mental health clinical practice, facilitating her ability to serve her clients with compassionate, and effective care. Propelled by her commitment to assist young clients on their journeys to mental health recovery and wellness, Cheryl is excited to present "Bloom at Washington Behavioral Health (WBH)" an exciting endeavor serving youth with innovation and expertise.
Mood Disorders
(571) 350-0945
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Cheryl Zupancic is a board certified psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner for youth (ages 13-24), licensed to practice in both Virginia and Maryland. With more than a decade of specialized healthcare experience, she brings unique and enriching skills to her mental health clinical practice, facilitating her ability to serve her clients with compassionate, and effective care. Propelled by her commitment to assist young clients on their journeys to mental health recovery and wellness, Cheryl is excited to present "Bloom at Washington Behavioral Health (WBH)" an exciting endeavor serving youth with innovation and expertise.
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Psychiatrist, DO, MBA, MS Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
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.
Mood Disorders
(571) 200-5305
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
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.
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
Dr. Seeta Patel is a Harvard-trained, board-certified adult psychiatrist. She provides evidence-based medication management for adults (18 years and older). She specializes in treating anxiety, depression, and trauma related concerns. She works with clients from a variety of cultural backgrounds and have seen how trauma can cause lifelong suffering. We often do not reach out until aspects of our life have already been affected in a negative way - for instance, when our relationships have fallen apart, or when we have lost a job. Reaching out for help is not a sign of weakness, but rather it is a sign of strength.
Mood Disorders
(414) 488-0407
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Dr. Seeta Patel is a Harvard-trained, board-certified adult psychiatrist. She provides evidence-based medication management for adults (18 years and older). She specializes in treating anxiety, depression, and trauma related concerns. She works with clients from a variety of cultural backgrounds and have seen how trauma can cause lifelong suffering. We often do not reach out until aspects of our life have already been affected in a negative way - for instance, when our relationships have fallen apart, or when we have lost a job. Reaching out for help is not a sign of weakness, but rather it is a sign of strength.
Photo of Nesly Hneich, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, MPH, FAPA Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22102
Dr. Hneich is Board Certified Psychiatrist and Fellow for the American Psychiatric Association. Dr Hneich also has a second specialty in Gynecology. She has extended experience in outpatient psychiatry, Inpatient psychiatry, and OB/GYN.Dr Hneich specialize in treated of ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Panic disorder, Bipolar disorder. Dr Hneich has special interest in working in psychosomatic medicine and women mental health issues through adulthood- pregnancy- menopause.
Mood Disorders
(703) 848-9206
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Office is near:
McLean, VA 22102
Mood Disorders
Dr. Hneich is Board Certified Psychiatrist and Fellow for the American Psychiatric Association. Dr Hneich also has a second specialty in Gynecology. She has extended experience in outpatient psychiatry, Inpatient psychiatry, and OB/GYN.Dr Hneich specialize in treated of ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Panic disorder, Bipolar disorder. Dr Hneich has special interest in working in psychosomatic medicine and women mental health issues through adulthood- pregnancy- menopause.
Photo of Ramia Gupta, MD PC, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
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.
Mood Disorders
(571) 536-7421
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Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
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.
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
If you are struggling with anxiety, depression, or problems with interpersonal relationships, I would like to help you to restore a sense of balance in your life. Using either medication or psychotherapy, we can work together toward identifying and removing the obstacles that interfere with living a more happy and satisfying life. I trained in general adult psychiatry at the University of North Carolina and received my MD from the University of Texas. I see primarily adults, but I will see adolescents and children on a case-by-case basis.
Mood Disorders
(919) 344-0669
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
If you are struggling with anxiety, depression, or problems with interpersonal relationships, I would like to help you to restore a sense of balance in your life. Using either medication or psychotherapy, we can work together toward identifying and removing the obstacles that interfere with living a more happy and satisfying life. I trained in general adult psychiatry at the University of North Carolina and received my MD from the University of Texas. I see primarily adults, but I will see adolescents and children on a case-by-case basis.
Photo of Melanie Yousefi, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
I am a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner with a specialization in the treatment of children, adolescents, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues. I use a personalized treatment approach involving psychotherapy and/or medication management that meets your unique needs. I believe in meeting you where you are, focusing on your strengths, and working with you to achieve your goals. This involves treatments that are evidence-based, holistic, and aimed towards your overall wellness.
Mood Disorders
(571) 536-7742
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
I am a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner with a specialization in the treatment of children, adolescents, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues. I use a personalized treatment approach involving psychotherapy and/or medication management that meets your unique needs. I believe in meeting you where you are, focusing on your strengths, and working with you to achieve your goals. This involves treatments that are evidence-based, holistic, and aimed towards your overall wellness.
Photo of McLean Psychiatry - Center for Wellness Ways, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
Specializing in ADHD/ADD, Anxiety, OCD, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue, Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Detox, Weight Management, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Insomnia, Schizophrenia, Food & Chemical Addiction, Medical Weight Loss/ Management, Modified Myers Cocktail/ IV/Intravenous Nutritional Supplementation with Anti-Oxident Ascorbic Acid/Vit-C, Vit-B12, B-Complex. Dr. Rehman has over 20 years of experience of treating Children and Adults with extensive post graduate training from Howard University Hospital and University of South Florida.
Mood Disorders
(571) 236-8516
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Specializing in ADHD/ADD, Anxiety, OCD, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue, Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Detox, Weight Management, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Insomnia, Schizophrenia, Food & Chemical Addiction, Medical Weight Loss/ Management, Modified Myers Cocktail/ IV/Intravenous Nutritional Supplementation with Anti-Oxident Ascorbic Acid/Vit-C, Vit-B12, B-Complex. Dr. Rehman has over 20 years of experience of treating Children and Adults with extensive post graduate training from Howard University Hospital and University of South Florida.
Photo of Aneela Kazi, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, M, D Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
Dr. Aneela Kazi is a Board-certified psychiatrist with more than 10-years of experience. Her office offers a safe and welcoming environment where she provides high-quality care to her patients. She has many years of experience of working with children and adolescents. She completed her residency at Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington D.C., and her fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry from the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
Mood Disorders
(571) 620-6622
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Dr. Aneela Kazi is a Board-certified psychiatrist with more than 10-years of experience. Her office offers a safe and welcoming environment where she provides high-quality care to her patients. She has many years of experience of working with children and adolescents. She completed her residency at Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington D.C., and her fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry from the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
.I am a board certified adult and adolescent psychiatrist with over twenty years experience in treating a variety of psychiatric conditions. I work closely with therapists to provide the best care for my clients. After medical school, I did my residency at Brown University Medical School, where I was then on the faculty for fifteen years. I am in practice at The Renascence Center, Arlington & Villagecounselors, Gaithersburg. I also participate in research developing new medications. Unfortunately, I am not available by email, so please call the respective office, where you want to make an appointment.
Mood Disorders
(540) 986-4817
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Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
.I am a board certified adult and adolescent psychiatrist with over twenty years experience in treating a variety of psychiatric conditions. I work closely with therapists to provide the best care for my clients. After medical school, I did my residency at Brown University Medical School, where I was then on the faculty for fifteen years. I am in practice at The Renascence Center, Arlington & Villagecounselors, Gaithersburg. I also participate in research developing new medications. Unfortunately, I am not available by email, so please call the respective office, where you want to make an appointment.
Photo of Agnes M. Zorniak, M.D., Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
I am a Georgetown University trained psychiatrist with an extensive postgraduate training and experience. I practice evidence-based psychopharmacology, psychodynamic psychotherapy and integrative medicine. I specialize in intense short-term dynamic psychotherapy (ISTDP) that can lead to rapid and permanent recovery from a wide range of problems including anxiety, depression, loneliness, self-esteem and relationship problems, anger management issues, self-destructive behaviors and psychosomatic conditions. This model of therapy is very efficient and often works, even when previous therapies failed, or were only partially successful.
Mood Disorders
(703) 893-6077
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
I am a Georgetown University trained psychiatrist with an extensive postgraduate training and experience. I practice evidence-based psychopharmacology, psychodynamic psychotherapy and integrative medicine. I specialize in intense short-term dynamic psychotherapy (ISTDP) that can lead to rapid and permanent recovery from a wide range of problems including anxiety, depression, loneliness, self-esteem and relationship problems, anger management issues, self-destructive behaviors and psychosomatic conditions. This model of therapy is very efficient and often works, even when previous therapies failed, or were only partially successful.
Photo of Virtual Psychiatric Care, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, NP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22103
*Go to www.VirtualPsychiatricCare.com and click BOOK NOW* ---------------------- (Follow steps to self-schedule) ----------------------- Board-certified professionals providing convenient, secure, and affordable Tele-Psychiatry, when & where it's convenient for you via HIPAA secure video visits on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. [Same-day visits available] - Enter virtual "waiting room" & chat by instant message with provider now! ***** Click BOOK NOW at www.VirtualPsychiatricCare.com ***** ---------------------- (Follow steps to self-schedule) -----------------------
Mood Disorders
(802) 210-1802
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Office is near:
McLean, VA 22103
Mood Disorders
*Go to www.VirtualPsychiatricCare.com and click BOOK NOW* ---------------------- (Follow steps to self-schedule) ----------------------- Board-certified professionals providing convenient, secure, and affordable Tele-Psychiatry, when & where it's convenient for you via HIPAA secure video visits on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. [Same-day visits available] - Enter virtual "waiting room" & chat by instant message with provider now! ***** Click BOOK NOW at www.VirtualPsychiatricCare.com ***** ---------------------- (Follow steps to self-schedule) -----------------------
Photo of Lucie S. Greenblum, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
. I am a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. I work in a safe, accepting, confidential setting to help you address the difficult challenges that life can throw your way: relationships that have not worked, a sense that you are not achieving your potential at work or in your personal life, chronic feelings of low self esteem and anxiety that hold you back.
Mood Disorders
(703) 810-7286
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
. I am a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. I work in a safe, accepting, confidential setting to help you address the difficult challenges that life can throw your way: relationships that have not worked, a sense that you are not achieving your potential at work or in your personal life, chronic feelings of low self esteem and anxiety that hold you back.
Photo of Pauline Tsai, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
Struggling with medical problems (or the medical system!) can cause depression and anxiety, which can make it even harder for your body to recover. I specialize in treating disorders related to the mind-body connection and have a great deal of experience with patients suffering from serious medical illness, such as cancer, organ transplantation, heart disease and diabetes, neurological disorders like MS and seizures, autoimmune diseases, and thyroid and other hormone disorders. My preference is to work in a team, not only with my patients and their families, but also with other physicians and therapists.
Mood Disorders
(571) 982-7470
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Struggling with medical problems (or the medical system!) can cause depression and anxiety, which can make it even harder for your body to recover. I specialize in treating disorders related to the mind-body connection and have a great deal of experience with patients suffering from serious medical illness, such as cancer, organ transplantation, heart disease and diabetes, neurological disorders like MS and seizures, autoimmune diseases, and thyroid and other hormone disorders. My preference is to work in a team, not only with my patients and their families, but also with other physicians and therapists.
Photo of Ehsan Habibpour, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
I'm a Child Psychiatrist, also trained in Adult Psychiatry. I can help whether you're a mature adult with problems rooted in your past, or whether you're concerned about one of your children experiencing stress or difficulty, especially adolescents. I have a deep grounding in how we're shaped into the adults we become. I'm familiar with the forces, positive and negative, that operate between children and the significant adults in their lives. I'm interested in and co-wrote a paper about the overlap of Culture and Ethnicity in emotional disturbances.
Mood Disorders
(703) 594-4308
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
I'm a Child Psychiatrist, also trained in Adult Psychiatry. I can help whether you're a mature adult with problems rooted in your past, or whether you're concerned about one of your children experiencing stress or difficulty, especially adolescents. I have a deep grounding in how we're shaped into the adults we become. I'm familiar with the forces, positive and negative, that operate between children and the significant adults in their lives. I'm interested in and co-wrote a paper about the overlap of Culture and Ethnicity in emotional disturbances.
Photo of Dr. Richard Kim - McLean Psychiatric Services, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
Dr. Kim is an experienced board-certified psychiatrist who provides compassionate, personal care through counseling and medication management. He received his BA with Honors in the Philosophy of Science and Medicine from the University of Chicago, his MD from the University of Illinois, and his psychiatry residency at the Loyola University Medical Center where he was Chief Resident. He practices at INOVA Fairfax Hospital and teaches at the VCU School of Medicine and Divine Mercy University. Dr. Kim has expertise in both psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and telemedicine. ***Dr. Kim is currently offering online appointments***
Mood Disorders
(703) 940-9921
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Dr. Kim is an experienced board-certified psychiatrist who provides compassionate, personal care through counseling and medication management. He received his BA with Honors in the Philosophy of Science and Medicine from the University of Chicago, his MD from the University of Illinois, and his psychiatry residency at the Loyola University Medical Center where he was Chief Resident. He practices at INOVA Fairfax Hospital and teaches at the VCU School of Medicine and Divine Mercy University. Dr. Kim has expertise in both psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and telemedicine. ***Dr. Kim is currently offering online appointments***
Photo of Susan Kinkead-Acree, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Verified
McLean, VA 22101
As a holistic physician, I am committed to helping my patients achieve optimum mental and physical health. My treatment approach considers the interrelationships of body, mind, and spirit. In formulating a treatment plan, I work collaboratively with my patients to incorporate the most effective, evidence-based treatment options to meet their unique needs. These options may include psychotherapy and traditional medication management, as well as lifestyle modifications and complimentary treatment approaches.
Mood Disorders
(571) 200-4984
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
As a holistic physician, I am committed to helping my patients achieve optimum mental and physical health. My treatment approach considers the interrelationships of body, mind, and spirit. In formulating a treatment plan, I work collaboratively with my patients to incorporate the most effective, evidence-based treatment options to meet their unique needs. These options may include psychotherapy and traditional medication management, as well as lifestyle modifications and complimentary treatment approaches.
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
McLean, VA 22101
Dr. Dorothy Kalyanapu, MD, is an Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist and founder of Rethink Psychiatry who offers a holistic, comprehensive approach to psychiatric care, unique in her field. While she is extensively trained in child psychiatry, she works with complex patients of all ages, especially those who defy traditional classification. Using a foundation in integrative medicine, she uses standard and specialty lab testing, including genetics, to uncover the source of your issues and then tailors an individualized treatment plan to your specific needs.
Mood Disorders
(443) 251-4204
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McLean, VA 22101
Mood Disorders
Dr. Dorothy Kalyanapu, MD, is an Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist and founder of Rethink Psychiatry who offers a holistic, comprehensive approach to psychiatric care, unique in her field. While she is extensively trained in child psychiatry, she works with complex patients of all ages, especially those who defy traditional classification. Using a foundation in integrative medicine, she uses standard and specialty lab testing, including genetics, to uncover the source of your issues and then tailors an individualized treatment plan to your specific needs.

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Mood Disorders (Seasonal Affective, Post-Partum) Psychiatrists
Mood Disorder is a clinical term given to a group of diagnoses in the DSM IV guide where an imbalance in someone's mood (e.g. hyper or depressed) is the main underlying feature of their condition. Mood Disorder may also be referred to as Mood Affective Disorder. Two types of mood disorders (or mood affective disorders) are broadly recognized; there are depressive disorders, such as major depressive disorder (MDD), clinical depression or major depression. And bipolar disorder (BD), which used to be known as manic depression and is characterized by periods of mania or hypomania, interlaced with depressive episodes.

Seasonal Affective Mood Disorder or Seasonal Mood Disorder (SAD) is generally included within the former type/group as it's not characterized by hyper or manic moods.

If you're looking for help with mood disorders in McLean or for a McLean mood disorder Psychiatrist these professionals provide help for mood disorders. They include mood disorder Psychiatrists in McLean, mood disorder psychologists, mood disorder psychotherapists and mood disorder counselors. They can help with counseling for mood disorders in McLean (mood disorder counseling) and McLean treatment for mood disorders.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

McLean 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 McLean has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for McLean child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in McLean). 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 (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in McLean, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. McLean Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.