Telepsychiatry for York, PA

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Photo of Chenhang Zou, Psychiatrist in York, PA
Chenhang Zou
Psychiatrist, MD
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.
York, PA 17401
& Online
Photo of Erin Knowlton, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in York, PA
Erin Knowlton
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
1 Endorsed
1 Endorsed
Are you feeling stressed or overwhelmed by life? Sometimes all you need is a little extra support and help. As a PMHNP, I can offer you a non judgmental supportive environment to discuss your needs and get you through whatever is going on in your life, whether it is something that is new or has been ongoing. As a PMHNP I can provide strategies along with medications if needed and refer you to a therapist I work along side if you also need therapy. Reach out today so we can start getting you back to the life you deserve!
(717) 970-5302
York, PA 17403
& Online

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

York 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 York 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 York, 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. York 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 York, 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 York, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in York as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( York). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.