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"The Georgia Psychologist strives for excellence in the provision of quality mental health services to individuals experiencing a myriad of challenges. We are currently accepting new clients seeking therapy/counseling, testing, and psychiatric medication management. At GPTC, we are committed to providing the best standard of care by integrating cutting-edge, evidence-based, psychological research and theory into our treatment interventions."
Sexual Abuse
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"The Georgia Psychologist strives for excellence in the provision of quality mental health services to individuals experiencing a myriad of challenges. We are currently accepting new clients seeking therapy/counseling, testing, and psychiatric medication management. At GPTC, we are committed to providing the best standard of care by integrating cutting-edge, evidence-based, psychological research and theory into our treatment interventions."
Dr. Valdesha DeJean, Psychiatrist
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"I am a board-certified psychiatrist with expertise in mood disorders (depression, bipolar), anxiety, PTSD, personality disorders, cultural stressors, ADHD, and professionals in crisis. In addition to medication evaluation, I offer psychotherapy services (individual, couples, and family). My therapeutic approach can be described as warm, compassionate, nonjudgmental, and I try to create an empathic environment for progress to take place. I understand my patients from a holistic perspective by evaluating the biological, psychological, and social factors that contribute to their emotional concerns. "
Sexual Abuse
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"I am a board-certified psychiatrist with expertise in mood disorders (depression, bipolar), anxiety, PTSD, personality disorders, cultural stressors, ADHD, and professionals in crisis. In addition to medication evaluation, I offer psychotherapy services (individual, couples, and family). My therapeutic approach can be described as warm, compassionate, nonjudgmental, and I try to create an empathic environment for progress to take place. I understand my patients from a holistic perspective by evaluating the biological, psychological, and social factors that contribute to their emotional concerns. "

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Sexual Abuse Psychiatrists
Child sexual abuse is the deliberate exposure of a minor child to sexual activity that the child cannot comprehend or consent to. This means a child is forced or talked into sex or sexual activities by another person. This behavior includes acts such as inappropriate touching of a child's breasts or genitalia, someone exposing their genitalia to a child, fondling, oral-genital contact, genital and anal intercourse, as well as exhibitionism, voyeurism, and exposure to pornography.

If you're looking for a psychiatrist that has treated clients who've experienced sexual abuse in 30067 or for 30067 sexual abuse counseling, these professionals provide confidential support for individuals in an abusive relationship. They include sexual abuse psychiatrists, sexual abuse psychologists and sexual abuse counselors. Psychiatrists can help with child abuse in 30067 and sexual violence in 30067. An 30067 psychiatrist can identify the signs and causes of sexual abuse, discuss intervention and refer victims to shelters.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 30067 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

30067 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 30067 has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for 30067 child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in 30067). 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 30067, or mental health nurse practitioners, generally have a MS degree in nursing (MSN) and a few years training to become certified. Psychiatric nurse practitioners are able to assess and diagnose some mental health conditions and prescribe medication. 30067 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have some basic training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.