Telepsychiatry for Hicksville, NY

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Amy Dittler
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Amy Dittler, PMHNP-BC, is a certified psychiatric nurse practitioner at Mindful Care New York. Amy earned a bachelor’s degree in Nursing and Psychology from Molloy College and a Master’s of Science in Nursing from Molloy College. In her practice, Amy believes the most important part of patient care is caring about your patient. “Empathy, compassion…appreciating an individual’s unique circumstances, meeting them where they are and doing your best not to leave them there…that is what is important in providing the best possible treatment.”
Hicksville, NY 11801
Offers video visits
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Lashandra Saulsberry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
Shandra is dedicated to providing warm, compassionate care to each individual throughout their healing journey. She treats complex mood and anxiety disorders, panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Women’s Health, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Insomnia, Grief and Loss, Life transitions, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder LGBTQ+ issues, panic disorder and more.
(901) 519-3238 
Hicksville, NY 11801
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 Hicksville, 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 Hicksville 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 Hicksville is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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