Medication Management Psychiatrists in Northwest Columbus, Columbus, OH

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PsychCare Anywhere
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ACNS-BC, PMHNP, FNP
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PsychCare Anywhere specializes in providing mental health and wellness services in an open, non-judgmental, AND affordable delivery model. We specialize in service to under-served communities and offer quality care to individuals who may otherwise be unable or reluctant to access mental health care. We are owned and operated by professionals who are not simply educated in the unique needs of the communities we serve, but are or have been members of those communities ourselves. We are fully committed to providing services in a way that removes barriers to care.
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Northwest Columbus
Columbus, OH 43220
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Medication Management Psychiatrists
If you're looking for medication management in Northwest Columbus, Columbus, these professionals provide Northwest Columbus, Columbus medication management services. They include psychiatrists in Northwest Columbus, Columbus, psychiatric nurses in Northwest Columbus, Columbus, psychologists and therapists and can work with children or adults in managing medications or meds.

The professionals monitor the medications a client takes to confirm that they are complying with a regimen, while also ensuring they avoid harmful drug interactions and other complications. They help patients keep track of the medications used and may create lists describing medications and their dosages. These lists can be provided to patients to help them track their drugs and understand why various meds are being prescribed. Northwest Columbus, Columbus Medication management may also include reminding patients about whether or not drugs need to be taken with food, and warning patients about potential side effects of medications such as fatigue, hunger, or altered level of consciousness. Antidepressants, psychiatric medications and psychotropics in Northwest Columbus, Columbus, must be prescribed by a doctor (MD) ,although the management of medication in Northwest Columbus, Columbus can be handled by a broader group of professionals (e.g. Northwest Columbus, Columbus psychiatric nurses and psychopharmacologists) appropriately licensed for their level of care.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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