Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
*I offer video sessions for new and returning patients.* I am a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner providing psychotherapy and treatment with medications to children, adolescents, and adults. My approach involves an integrated style that blends elements of psychoanalysis, trauma-informed care, attachment theory, and mindfulness to assist you through life’s difficulties. I believe in creating a holistic treatment plan that acknowledges the complex needs of each person.
Queer Allied
(315) 351-2468
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
*I offer video sessions for new and returning patients.* I am a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner providing psychotherapy and treatment with medications to children, adolescents, and adults. My approach involves an integrated style that blends elements of psychoanalysis, trauma-informed care, attachment theory, and mindfulness to assist you through life’s difficulties. I believe in creating a holistic treatment plan that acknowledges the complex needs of each person.
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, DNP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Dr. Tara Thompson, DNP, PMHNP-BC is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner providing care to patients in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. Dr. Tara started her career as a therapist after earning a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology degree from Eastern University where she was trained in cognitive-behavioral therapy and systemic therapy. She later decided to change direction and pursue an education and career in nursing where she worked in cardiology and neurology.
Queer Allied
(862) 272-3884
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Queer Allied
Dr. Tara Thompson, DNP, PMHNP-BC is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner providing care to patients in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. Dr. Tara started her career as a therapist after earning a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology degree from Eastern University where she was trained in cognitive-behavioral therapy and systemic therapy. She later decided to change direction and pursue an education and career in nursing where she worked in cardiology and neurology.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11206
I am a board-certified psychiatrist and graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and New York University (NYU). After graduating as chief resident, I went on to pursue a fellowship and work in the public sector serving those most in need. My clients often include those that have been struggling with difficulties that impair their day to day function, leaving them unsatisfied, unhappy or struggling with inner turmoil or anxiety. My clients will often seek out and benefit from therapy, coaching, medication or a combination of the above. Please don’t hesitate to reach our for a free initial phone consultation.
Queer Allied
(718) 550-3180
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Queer Allied
I am a board-certified psychiatrist and graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and New York University (NYU). After graduating as chief resident, I went on to pursue a fellowship and work in the public sector serving those most in need. My clients often include those that have been struggling with difficulties that impair their day to day function, leaving them unsatisfied, unhappy or struggling with inner turmoil or anxiety. My clients will often seek out and benefit from therapy, coaching, medication or a combination of the above. Please don’t hesitate to reach our for a free initial phone consultation.
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Psychiatrist, DO Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
WE DO GeneSight testing! Dr. Elizabeth L Leung is a board certified psychiatrist, who trained at New York Medical College and Icahn School of Medicine with fellowship training in psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Leung has expertise in treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, relationship difficulties, adjustment issues, trauma, and grief. In an effort to stay current with all fields in psychiatry, she attends major academic conferences. Dr. Leung currently has affiliation with multiple prestige institutes and is associate clinical professor at Hoftra School of Medicine at Northwell Health.
Queer Allied
(917) 909-8271
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
WE DO GeneSight testing! Dr. Elizabeth L Leung is a board certified psychiatrist, who trained at New York Medical College and Icahn School of Medicine with fellowship training in psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Leung has expertise in treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, relationship difficulties, adjustment issues, trauma, and grief. In an effort to stay current with all fields in psychiatry, she attends major academic conferences. Dr. Leung currently has affiliation with multiple prestige institutes and is associate clinical professor at Hoftra School of Medicine at Northwell Health.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Urgent telepsychiatry/video medication refill appointments available! I am a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner, I provide a holistic approach to ensuring your highest-quality care and safety. I prescribe medication and lifestyle changes in the context of a therapeutic relationship to support both biochemical l and psychosocial interventions to support such changes. I treat children and adults of all ages seeking to support their wellness in a variety of ways including strengthening academic and work performance, improving interpersonal relationships, and decreasing debilitating anxiety, sleep and mood disturbances.
Queer Allied
(646) 863-5357
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
Urgent telepsychiatry/video medication refill appointments available! I am a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner, I provide a holistic approach to ensuring your highest-quality care and safety. I prescribe medication and lifestyle changes in the context of a therapeutic relationship to support both biochemical l and psychosocial interventions to support such changes. I treat children and adults of all ages seeking to support their wellness in a variety of ways including strengthening academic and work performance, improving interpersonal relationships, and decreasing debilitating anxiety, sleep and mood disturbances.
Photo of Maya E Kunofsky NP Psychiatry PC, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11211
I am a Nurse Practitioner in Adult Psychiatry and Mental Health. Using evidence-based practices in psychopharmacology and psychiatry, I evaluate and treat a wide range of emotional disorders and mental illness.
Queer Allied
(646) 760-6465
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
I am a Nurse Practitioner in Adult Psychiatry and Mental Health. Using evidence-based practices in psychopharmacology and psychiatry, I evaluate and treat a wide range of emotional disorders and mental illness.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, PMHNP, BC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Melissa Moy is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with over 11 years of mental health experience. Melissa received her Master’s in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing from New York University. She has a broad range of experience working in both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings and hold certificates in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT).
Queer Allied
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
Melissa Moy is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with over 11 years of mental health experience. Melissa received her Master’s in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing from New York University. She has a broad range of experience working in both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings and hold certificates in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT).
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Psychiatrist, MD, FAPA Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11224
I am a board certified psychiatrist with over 40 years experience. I have treated all types of patients with psychiatric disorders. I specialize in Anxiety, Depression, Biplor Disorder and ADHD. I am friendly to the LBGTQ community and welcome a younger adult generation. We do not accommodate adolescents (ages 1-17) or geriatric patients 55 +. I am doing tele-vists so my ability to see patient's from other states is now available.
Queer Allied
(646) 974-9990
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11224
Queer Allied
I am a board certified psychiatrist with over 40 years experience. I have treated all types of patients with psychiatric disorders. I specialize in Anxiety, Depression, Biplor Disorder and ADHD. I am friendly to the LBGTQ community and welcome a younger adult generation. We do not accommodate adolescents (ages 1-17) or geriatric patients 55 +. I am doing tele-vists so my ability to see patient's from other states is now available.
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Psychiatrist, MD, MSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11201
It’s time to make a change. I look forward to working with you during this exciting and reflective time. My experience as a psychiatrist treating a wide variety of issues, from anxiety to depression to relationship problems, as well as having spent many years as a social worker, makes me uniquely suited to help you. We can discuss when medication might be helpful. We can also discuss the role of therapy in identifying patterns in your life that are holding you back.
Queer Allied
(646) 849-3544
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Queer Allied
It’s time to make a change. I look forward to working with you during this exciting and reflective time. My experience as a psychiatrist treating a wide variety of issues, from anxiety to depression to relationship problems, as well as having spent many years as a social worker, makes me uniquely suited to help you. We can discuss when medication might be helpful. We can also discuss the role of therapy in identifying patterns in your life that are holding you back.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11235
I am glad to work with any and all patients experiencing depression spectrum, anxiety, ADHD and PTSD disorders. I am versed in treating first responders and essential workers during the covid-19 pandemic in NYC , as I myself returned to a critical care and bedside role during this time and have a first person understanding of what you may have seen/felt. In tandem with our treatment, I tend to encourage targeted psychotherapy alongside for those patients who do not currently have therapists. However, everyone is unique and I am glad to evaluate individual needs!
Queer Allied
(917) 920-5043
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Brooklyn, NY 11235
Queer Allied
I am glad to work with any and all patients experiencing depression spectrum, anxiety, ADHD and PTSD disorders. I am versed in treating first responders and essential workers during the covid-19 pandemic in NYC , as I myself returned to a critical care and bedside role during this time and have a first person understanding of what you may have seen/felt. In tandem with our treatment, I tend to encourage targeted psychotherapy alongside for those patients who do not currently have therapists. However, everyone is unique and I am glad to evaluate individual needs!
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Psychiatrist, MD, PLLC Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist with training in conventional and alternative medicine and experience in college and medical student mental health. I offer medication and psychotherapy sessions to adults with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, LGBTQI and gender identity concerns, and school/work related stress and burnout. I use mindfulness, herbs, nutritional supplements, lifestyle modification (exercise, sleep hygiene), psychotherapy, and traditional psychiatric medication, depending on your specific needs.
Queer Allied
(347) 970-8003
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Brooklyn, NY 11242
Queer Allied
I am a Board Certified Psychiatrist with training in conventional and alternative medicine and experience in college and medical student mental health. I offer medication and psychotherapy sessions to adults with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, LGBTQI and gender identity concerns, and school/work related stress and burnout. I use mindfulness, herbs, nutritional supplements, lifestyle modification (exercise, sleep hygiene), psychotherapy, and traditional psychiatric medication, depending on your specific needs.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
(347) 334-5178
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11215
I started my training by completing medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed my psychiatry residency at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. For the first three years of my career I worked at St. Luke's Hospital both as Associate Training Director and as a general outpatient psychiatrist for patients, including those living with serious mental illness.
Queer Allied
(646) 791-3007
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Queer Allied
I started my training by completing medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed my psychiatry residency at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. For the first three years of my career I worked at St. Luke's Hospital both as Associate Training Director and as a general outpatient psychiatrist for patients, including those living with serious mental illness.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, BC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11220
SohoMD offers online sessions with board-certified clinicians to evaluate, diagnose, and treat Anxiety, Depression, and ADHD. Our teletherapy and telepsychiatry services make appointments easy. All you need is a smartphone to access our therapist or prescribers. We are in-network with Cigna and Optum insurances but please be advised that we require all our patients to be frequently seen especially during the first month to customize your care for success.
Queer Allied
(212) 369-6757
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Queer Allied
SohoMD offers online sessions with board-certified clinicians to evaluate, diagnose, and treat Anxiety, Depression, and ADHD. Our teletherapy and telepsychiatry services make appointments easy. All you need is a smartphone to access our therapist or prescribers. We are in-network with Cigna and Optum insurances but please be advised that we require all our patients to be frequently seen especially during the first month to customize your care for success.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Expert in treating all psychiatric conditions. Employ a targeted approach utilizing the biopsychosocial model to target appropriate medications, and utilized the appropriate therapy for mental well being. Years of success in treating the most refractory of cases. We work together to form the strongest therapeutic alliance so you can be well.
Queer Allied
(646) 257-3782
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Office is near:
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Queer Allied
Expert in treating all psychiatric conditions. Employ a targeted approach utilizing the biopsychosocial model to target appropriate medications, and utilized the appropriate therapy for mental well being. Years of success in treating the most refractory of cases. We work together to form the strongest therapeutic alliance so you can be well.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, PhD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Hello there. If you are currently seeing a psychotherapist and believe medication will further help to reduce your symptoms--- OR---you'd rather treatment with medication than psychotherapy at this time then I am the psychiatric provider for you. I specialize in anxiety, depression and other mood disorders. I work EXCLUSIVELY via Hipaa-Compliant video conference which mean appointments that easily mesh with your current schedule and lifestyle. I ALSO provide short-term, structured Wellness & Recovery sessions (see below)
Queer Allied
(347) 690-7245
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Brooklyn, NY 11201
Queer Allied
Hello there. If you are currently seeing a psychotherapist and believe medication will further help to reduce your symptoms--- OR---you'd rather treatment with medication than psychotherapy at this time then I am the psychiatric provider for you. I specialize in anxiety, depression and other mood disorders. I work EXCLUSIVELY via Hipaa-Compliant video conference which mean appointments that easily mesh with your current schedule and lifestyle. I ALSO provide short-term, structured Wellness & Recovery sessions (see below)
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Psychiatrist, NP
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Your health and well-being are my top priority. I am a Brooklyn-based Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with more than 18 years of experience. I focus on integrative psychotherapy and psychopharmacology considering your priorities, lifestyle, and your symptoms to help you address your concerns and to enhance your life. As we collaborate to achieve your goals, you can expect a thorough, but gentle, compassionate and personalized experience. I work with both adolescents and adults, and serve individuals from every cultural background. I work in private practice with Dr. Beata Lewis MD at Mind Body Seven.
Queer Allied
(646) 719-0813
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Brooklyn, NY 11215
Queer Allied
Your health and well-being are my top priority. I am a Brooklyn-based Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with more than 18 years of experience. I focus on integrative psychotherapy and psychopharmacology considering your priorities, lifestyle, and your symptoms to help you address your concerns and to enhance your life. As we collaborate to achieve your goals, you can expect a thorough, but gentle, compassionate and personalized experience. I work with both adolescents and adults, and serve individuals from every cultural background. I work in private practice with Dr. Beata Lewis MD at Mind Body Seven.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
I am a Harvard-trained psychiatrist for children, adolescents and adults and am the Clinical Director of Brooklyn Minds Concierge Mental Health and deep TMS Center. I have a special interest in working with adolescents and young adults as this a time of utmost importance in establishing independence, meaning and direction. My approach is to be collaborative and curious in working with individuals and families to craft individualized and comprehensive treatment approaches. This may involve managing medications, providing individual, family or group therapy or a combination of these options. I am comfortable working with individuals with complex psychiatric backgrounds.
Queer Allied
(929) 244-4358
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
I am a Harvard-trained psychiatrist for children, adolescents and adults and am the Clinical Director of Brooklyn Minds Concierge Mental Health and deep TMS Center. I have a special interest in working with adolescents and young adults as this a time of utmost importance in establishing independence, meaning and direction. My approach is to be collaborative and curious in working with individuals and families to craft individualized and comprehensive treatment approaches. This may involve managing medications, providing individual, family or group therapy or a combination of these options. I am comfortable working with individuals with complex psychiatric backgrounds.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner treating children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of behavioral and emotional difficulties. With over 10 years experience working inpatient, outpatient, & emergency setting, my treatment philosophy centers on treating the whole person. We will explore the individual’s mental, physical, and emotional health with the goal of health promotion and disease prevention. Medical Marijuana Evaluations & Certification.
Queer Allied
(516) 271-3347
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Brooklyn, NY 11211
Queer Allied
Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner treating children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of behavioral and emotional difficulties. With over 10 years experience working inpatient, outpatient, & emergency setting, my treatment philosophy centers on treating the whole person. We will explore the individual’s mental, physical, and emotional health with the goal of health promotion and disease prevention. Medical Marijuana Evaluations & Certification.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Brooklyn, NY 11242
I am a Columbia and Cornell-trained, board certified psychiatrist who works with children, adolescents, and adults. I have experience helping people of all ages facing a wide range of personal challenges, and am particularly focused on the treatment of ADHD and co-occurring difficulties (including irritability, poor frustration tolerance, and oppositionality), mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar disorder), anxiety, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I have expert training in both the use of medications and talk therapies, and experience using supplements, nutraceuticals, and medical devices, when appropriate.
Queer Allied
(646) 586-3204
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Brooklyn, NY 11242
Queer Allied
I am a Columbia and Cornell-trained, board certified psychiatrist who works with children, adolescents, and adults. I have experience helping people of all ages facing a wide range of personal challenges, and am particularly focused on the treatment of ADHD and co-occurring difficulties (including irritability, poor frustration tolerance, and oppositionality), mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar disorder), anxiety, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I have expert training in both the use of medications and talk therapies, and experience using supplements, nutraceuticals, and medical devices, when appropriate.

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Brooklyn 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 Brooklyn has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Brooklyn child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Brooklyn). 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 (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics, neuroimaging, and clinical neurophysiology.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in Brooklyn, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a number of years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose mental health conditions and prescribe medication. Brooklyn Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.