Telepsychiatry for Long Branch, NJ

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Ship to Shore Counseling
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, RN, MSN, PMHNP
Formerly CRP Behavioral Health, home of psych NPs Christine Possemato, Morgan Bardall and Steven Padula, Ship to Shore is expanding services and hours of operation. The practice is comprised of psychiatric nurse practitioners with various specialites, availability and insurance acceptance. When medication is indicated, we believe it is best to start low and go slow. Successful medication management is a partnership based on open communication between our providers and our clients. Limited internships are available for second year PMHNP students at select schools with relevant psych nursing experience.
(908) 344-3728 
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Offers video visits
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Josefina Sta Romana
Psychiatrist, MD
It's unrealistic for me to say I can instantly and magically make all your troubles disappear ,so I won't promise you that. But I promise to do my best to help you. I am a board-certified telepsychiatrist with 22 years of clinical experience seeing adults from all walks of life. I completed my psychiatric residency at Brown University in Providence, RI where I learned the art and science of psychiatry. I provide psychotherapy and medication management online . I only prescribe psychotropic medications when medically necessary. I have a 100% multi-state telepsychiatry practice.
(917) 809-6067 
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Offers video visits
$300 Per Session

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Teletherapy Psychiatrists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Long Branch, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Long Branch listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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