Unitas Healthcare Systems, LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, C-NP Verified
North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS*** WEEKEND AND EVENING APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE*** Unitas Healthcare Systems is a full-service psychiatric practice. We serve all ages, from children to older adults. We are proudly serving all of Massachusetts through the use of telehealth.
(617) 401-7441
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North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS*** WEEKEND AND EVENING APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE*** Unitas Healthcare Systems is a full-service psychiatric practice. We serve all ages, from children to older adults. We are proudly serving all of Massachusetts through the use of telehealth.
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Meredith Hogarty
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-B, MSN, RN, MSW Verified
North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, I provide therapy and prescribe medication when appropriate to adults and adolescents in both MA and NH. My goal is to listen to your concerns, to ease your fears and to support you through your treatment. I view my work with individuals as a partnership and I believe that everyone is an expert in their own experiences as well as their mental health. I am committed to working with you to achieve your optimal mental and physical wellness. I am currently providing telehelath sessions and will offer in office and Telehealth sessions post-pandemic.
(855) 427-6204
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North Andover, MA 01845
Offers video visits
As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, I provide therapy and prescribe medication when appropriate to adults and adolescents in both MA and NH. My goal is to listen to your concerns, to ease your fears and to support you through your treatment. I view my work with individuals as a partnership and I believe that everyone is an expert in their own experiences as well as their mental health. I am committed to working with you to achieve your optimal mental and physical wellness. I am currently providing telehelath sessions and will offer in office and Telehealth sessions post-pandemic.

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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 North Andover or for North Andover 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 North Andover and sexual violence in North Andover. An North Andover 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 North Andover is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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