Telepsychiatry for Newton, NJ

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Photo of Marybeth Blood, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Newton, NJ
Marybeth Blood
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP
**Currently taking new clients** All too often in life, we come across challenges and obstacles that may feel overwhelming and difficult for us to face alone. Starting the process of finding the right healthcare provider can often times be complicated. As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, I am able to provide psychiatric evaluations and prescribe medications. Most importantly, I will be a part of your support system to help you fulfill and meet your goals. As a team we can determine the best course of treatment and obtain the best outcomes. I am here to take these next steps with you and utilize the tools needed to move forward.
(862) 314-7993 
Newton, NJ 07860
Offers video visits
Photo of Jacqueline Hunterton-Anderson, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Newton, NJ
Jacqueline Hunterton-Anderson
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP
**Currently taking new clients** During the many changes and challenges we face in life it is essential at times to seek help. This can be a tedious venture and finding the right provider can be complicated. As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner I am able to not only provide psychiatric evaluations, prescribe medications but also become a part of your support system. Using psychotherapy and medication management I can help you gain the tools needed to move past the hard times. As a team we will be able to assess what your needs are and what the best possible treatment plan and outcomes can be obtained.
(862) 314-5142 
Newton, NJ 07860
Offers video visits

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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 Newton, 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 Newton 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 Newton is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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