Psychiatrists in West Chester, PA

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John Dougherty III
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified
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Dr. Dougherty is a board-certified psychiatrist who treats those with psychiatric disorders along with having a special interest in traumatic brain injury and sports psychiatry/sports psychology. He continues to collaborate with colleagues to promote the literature in the TBI field. He is very comfortable treating medically complicated patients and is an expert in the cutting-edge treatment of ketamine for depression.
(610) 431-3920
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Heather John
Psychiatrist, MD, PhD
Verified
2 Endorsed
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2 Endorsed
In this Chester County & Wilmington practice, Dr. Heather John, MD, works with adults (18 or older) with a variety of mental health difficulties, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, interpersonal issues, & sleep issues. For more details, to initiate a referral, or contact Dr. John, visit www.terrafirmapsychiatry.com. This practice is currently accepting new patients for psychotherapy, with the addition of medications when appropriate; it is not currently accepting new patients for medication management-only, or for split treatment (medication management in this practice, & psychotherapy with another professional).
(215) 515-6504
West Chester, PA 19382
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Anna Marie DiPietro
Psychiatric Nurse, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP, BC
Verified
Verified
Feeling depressed, anxious, angry? Having insomnia or not wanting to do your normal activities? Looking for personalized, thorough, & thoughtful medication management? Interested in knowing what medications work for your specific genetic profile? Over the rush to writing a prescription & rushing you out the door? If you're fed up with the months/years of failed treatment and medication trials, then come see me for psychiatric evaluation, medication, & GeneSight testing. *Note: I am NOT in network with insurance. Payment is expected at the time of service. Receipts & documentation are provided for clients to submit to insurance.*
(610) 546-2895
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Dr. Chris Burritt
Psychiatrist, DO
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Dr. Burritt is Board Certified in both General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and has experience working with all ages from young children to older adults from various backgrounds. His training enabled him to see a wide range of patient situations at hospitals including Einstein, Jefferson, and Nemours DuPont. He enjoys working with individuals as well as couples and families. In addition to treating specific symptoms such as depression or anxiety, patients and he have worked together to address other challenges such as improving relationships or identifying what is blocking them from getting more out of life.
(267) 438-9302
West Chester, PA 19382
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Abena Apraku
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Apraku is welcoming new patients for video appointments. As a Board-certified M.D. psychiatrist, she specializes in providing psychiatric diagnostic assessments and treatment for anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, OCD and PTSD. As a well-rounded provider, her focus is on medication management (including for patients wishing to decrease reliance on medication) in combination with extensive psycho-education. Read more about her approach at apraku.com/services.
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Dr. Chenhang Zou
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Zou is welcoming new patients seeking specialized treatment for anxiety, depression, trauma, OCD, bipolar disorder, and other psychiatric concerns. As a holistic psychiatrist, Dr. Zou draws from a wide-ranging toolbox of treatment options - including psychotherapy, psycho-education and lifestyle adaptations in addition to medication where appropriate. Consequently, patients benefit from a well-integrated approach to care that is both systematic and thorough.
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Marina Makous
Psychiatrist, MD
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Verified
Dr. Makous a Fellowship in Neuropsychiatry-trained, Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician with extensive experience in Psychiatry and Counseling. In the past she established mental health clinics around the world, treating individuals from different cultures for a variety of mental illnesses. After a 2-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychiatry at Columbia University's Department of Psychiatry, she stayed on as an Assistant Professor. She recently relocated to Exton, PA, where she treats adults with depression, anxiety, neuropsychiatric complications of Lyme, etc. Dr. Marina Makous is astute, warm, and collaborative: she listens to her patients and follows them to ensure the best treatment outcome possible.
(484) 997-7075
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Ciara Lynch Levine
Psychiatric Nurse, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-
Verified
Verified
Do you feel "stuck"? Overwhelmed? Struggling with your inner critic? In a major life change? I can help. I offer an atmosphere of support so that together we can work to alleviate distress and make lasting changes. We will have the opportunity to make positive and healthy improvements to your life. My professional and personal journey have led me to be compassionate, direct and goal oriented with my clients. My approach is interactive, utilizing EMDR therapy as well as the theories of cognitive behavioral therapy and family systems therapy.
(279) 202-9383
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Patricia Kent
Psychiatrist, MD
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Board-Certified Psychiatrist with 20 years experience in various settings, including inpatient hospital, outpatient practice, and alcohol treatment facility. Currently, I have a therapy-based holistic outpatient private practice. My practice is fee-for-service only, as I value client-focused treatment that is not subject to the intrusions or time restraints of insurance-based practice.
(610) 915-8583
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Jessica Plocher
Psychiatric Nurse, CRNP
Verified
5 Endorsed
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5 Endorsed
I am currently scheduling new patients for initial psychiatric evaluations and medication management. We additionally have psychotherapists (within our network at Rittenhouse Psychiatric Associates) whom we collaborate with if indicated. I have over a decade of experience working in the mental health field, including working as a mental health resource specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital (2003-2008), The Johns Hopkins Hospital in both clinical and supervisor roles (2009-2012) and have instructed at The University of Pennsylvania (where I completed my training including certification to prescribe psychiatric medications).
(267) 331-4799
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Andrea Favini
Psychiatrist, MD
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1 Endorsed
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1 Endorsed
Dr. Favini is a board-certified adult psychiatrist who is currently accepting new patients. She has worked in multiple treatment settings and has experience treating a variety of conditions including depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, PTSD, and bipolar disorder. She has expertise in perinatal psychiatry as well as infertility and mood changes related to the menstrual cycle and perimenopause.
(484) 282-7059
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Anjum Irfan
Psychiatrist, MD
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We have been serving chester county for last 25 years. We take pride in providing client oriented and customized treatment plan. We specialize in Anxiety, depression, mood disorders, ADHD, job stress, marital problems and family adjustments. We use both biochemistry /medical principles and psychological theory and practices. Ultimately our goal is patient’s wellbeing and outcome based treatment plans implemented with our patient as our team player.
(610) 989-7618
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Nick Speeney
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP
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Verified
Speeney Psychiatric Services is dedicated to establishing a therapeutic alliance with all individuals who desire a positive change in their life. Achieving your idea of success and wellness is most important to me. We will work together to create a treatment plan that is right for you. I look forward to meeting you.
(724) 286-4253
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Ayyappan Venkatraman
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Verified
I am a general psychiatrist with a flexible approach to mental health that aims to combine the best of modern science and psychiatric medications (when needed) with talk therapy and Eastern healing. My aim as a clinician is to help people understand themselves better and feel more fulfilled, tailoring treatment to meet their unique history, circumstances and goals. I work with people 18 and older addressing a wide range of issues including mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, attention and learning issues, and addiction.
(215) 234-3966
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Resilio Mental Health Solutions LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, CRNP, FNP, PMHNP
Verified
Verified
Life can be hard… Life can be full of adversity, especially in the stressful world that we live in today. The good news is we’re here to help, to listen, and to nurture your mental, emotional and psychological health. We are a resource to help you sort through the complex emotions and stressors in your life. Whether it’s a specific trauma or a condition that affects your day to day life. Our goal is to help you live your best life. We will do a thorough assessment and develop a treatment plan that is personalized for you.
(610) 609-7414
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Helen H Rice
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, CRNP, PMHNP
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Provider of Rittenhouse Psychiatric Associates. I am a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner specializing in medication management and psychotherapy for a variety of mental health conditions in adults ages 18+, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, PTSD, and more. Additionally, I am certified in Pain Reprocessing Therapy (PRT) for the treatment of fibromyalgia, irritable bowel/bladder syndromes, pelvic pain, migraine and tension headaches, and chronic pain from musculoskeletal injuries. I seek to provide evidence-based and integrative care to my clients, with a strong emphasis on the mind-body connection.
(484) 218-5246
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Not accepting new clients
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Roxanne Jeffries
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP
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Verified
Ms. Jeffries the founder of BBHS, is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with over 20 years of mental health experience. Ms. Jeffries is also a board-certified Nurse Practitioner in three specialties, Gerontology (GNP-BC), Family Practice (FNP-BC), and Psychiatric Mental Health (PMHNP-BC), from the University of Penn, Drexel University, and Case Western Reserve respectively. Currently, Ms. Jeffries is continuing in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Ph.D. programs at Case Western Reserve University. Ms. Jeffries’ research interest is exploring the impact of trauma exposure on Opiate use disorder.
(484) 249-0596
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West Chester, PA 19382
Not accepting new clients
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VirtualPsychiatricCare.com
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, CRNP
Verified
1 Endorsed
Verified
1 Endorsed
Accepting new patients in Pennsylvania via telehealth visits for psychiatric evaluations and medication management. I treat anyone suffering with depression, anxiety, or any other mental health issue that is adversely affecting optimal functioning at work, deterring their best social self, or preventing being fully present for loved ones. Our clients are looking to be properly diagnosed and treated using the safest prescribing principles. Make an appointment on our website for a video/phone visit today. Evening and weekend hours are available. We offer affordable rates-Initial Psychiatric Eval $199, Follow-ups are $99.
(267) 440-7825
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West Chester, PA 19380
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Yun Mi Kim
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, CRNP, PMHNP
Verified
1 Endorsed
Verified
1 Endorsed
Yun Mi is board certified in psychiatry & an MAT provider (Suboxone/Sublocade). She offers diagnostic evaluations, medication management, and genetic testing services to those 18+. She believes in providing patient-led care in an environment that is validating, compassionate, and free of judgment. Yun Mi is a firm believer that diagnoses do not define an individual. Her approach to psychopharmacological treatment is evidence-based, individualized, and collaborative. She takes her time to provide optimal care, and her overall goal is to help her patients achieve psychological well-being and the quality of life they deserve.
(484) 228-7270
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West Chester, PA 19382
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Terri Geiger Leone
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP
Verified
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Terri Leone, CRNP, is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who is accepting new clients at the office of Jeffrey Naser, MD and Associates (voted one of Philadelphia Magazine's Top Doctors in 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021), a group practice in Berwyn, PA. Ms. Leone is trained in all areas of psychiatry, including Attention Deficit Disorders, Major Depressive Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Anxiety Disorders and Trauma-Related Disorders.
(484) 285-4473
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West Chester, PA 19382
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

West Chester 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 West Chester 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 West Chester, 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. West Chester Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to find the right psychiatrist in West Chester, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in West Chester, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in West Chester as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( West Chester). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.