Psychiatrist, MD, MPH
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98112
"I discovered a love for the humanities early in life due to the profound way in which they helped me to understand and appreciate the human condition. My interactions with patients tend to be relational and existentially-oriented, focusing heavily on personal growth and empowerment within a larger context of meaning and values. Some of my current interests include existential psychotherapy, pharmacologic treatment, coaching/personal development, and the delivery of healthcare via digital telemedicine services. "
Spirituality
(206) 565-0232
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98112
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Spirituality
"I discovered a love for the humanities early in life due to the profound way in which they helped me to understand and appreciate the human condition. My interactions with patients tend to be relational and existentially-oriented, focusing heavily on personal growth and empowerment within a larger context of meaning and values. Some of my current interests include existential psychotherapy, pharmacologic treatment, coaching/personal development, and the delivery of healthcare via digital telemedicine services. "
Shannon Troy Presler, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98107
"I see mental health as a complex interplay between the body, mind and relationships. I will work with you, as well as your other healthcare providers and therapists, to understand and address your particular complexity and mental health goals. Whether you are just beginning your engagement with psychiatric medications or have long experience with them, I will work to find a treatment that will diminish the emotional and cognitive symptoms that can make life more more difficult than it needs to be. I will do this primarily through medication management but have training in a variety of psychotherapies that I can draw upon as needed."
Spirituality
(425) 276-7844 x1
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98107
Spirituality
"I see mental health as a complex interplay between the body, mind and relationships. I will work with you, as well as your other healthcare providers and therapists, to understand and address your particular complexity and mental health goals. Whether you are just beginning your engagement with psychiatric medications or have long experience with them, I will work to find a treatment that will diminish the emotional and cognitive symptoms that can make life more more difficult than it needs to be. I will do this primarily through medication management but have training in a variety of psychotherapies that I can draw upon as needed."
Rebecca Burson, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, DO
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98119
"Are you experiencing TRANSITION, TRAUMA or LOSS or the challenges of a mental health disorder? My passion is to partner with you to GROW and reach your POTENTIAL. As a Board Certified PSYCHIATRIST (physician), I not only value wellness by optimizing options like therapy, exercise, sleep, nutrition and spirituality but have over a decade of training to safely and effectively prescribe medications when appropriate. My expert skill set and treatment approach effectively combine science, soul and your story so I can UNIQUELY work with you. I offer CONVENIENT appointments from the comfort of your home or work using telepsychiatry. "
Spirituality
(206) 309-6327
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98119
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Spirituality
"Are you experiencing TRANSITION, TRAUMA or LOSS or the challenges of a mental health disorder? My passion is to partner with you to GROW and reach your POTENTIAL. As a Board Certified PSYCHIATRIST (physician), I not only value wellness by optimizing options like therapy, exercise, sleep, nutrition and spirituality but have over a decade of training to safely and effectively prescribe medications when appropriate. My expert skill set and treatment approach effectively combine science, soul and your story so I can UNIQUELY work with you. I offer CONVENIENT appointments from the comfort of your home or work using telepsychiatry. "
Cheryl Cooke, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PhD, DNP, ARNP, PMHNPBC
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98105
"I am currently open and seeing new clients in the Seattle area. I use a holistic, collaborative approach with my clients, working with them to develop mutual goals and to develop a meaningful, evidence-based treatment plan. I am familiar with the challenges experienced by communities of Color, those in academia, with women at transitions in life, and those individuals experiencing parenting and relationship challenges. I also see children with ADHD and autism spectrum disorder between the ages of 5 & 12. I look forward to working closely with you as we develop a pathway toward improved health and confidence."
Spirituality
(360) 889-8850
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98105
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Spirituality
"I am currently open and seeing new clients in the Seattle area. I use a holistic, collaborative approach with my clients, working with them to develop mutual goals and to develop a meaningful, evidence-based treatment plan. I am familiar with the challenges experienced by communities of Color, those in academia, with women at transitions in life, and those individuals experiencing parenting and relationship challenges. I also see children with ADHD and autism spectrum disorder between the ages of 5 & 12. I look forward to working closely with you as we develop a pathway toward improved health and confidence."
Annabelle Simpson, MD, PLLC, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98119
"Dr. Annabelle Simpson graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and subsequently, completed a General Psychiatry residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Simpson further enhanced her expertise by engaging in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Fellowship at University of Washington/ Seattle Children's Hospital. During her tenure at the Medical University of South Carolina and University of Washington/ Seattle Children's Hospital, Dr. Simpson conducted research, trained clinicians and published in the area of Cultural Psychiatry. She adheres to a clinical style inclusive of cultural identity i.e., ethnicity, sexuality, gender identity, spirituality, family."
Spirituality
(206) 866-2682
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98119
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Spirituality
"Dr. Annabelle Simpson graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and subsequently, completed a General Psychiatry residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Simpson further enhanced her expertise by engaging in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Fellowship at University of Washington/ Seattle Children's Hospital. During her tenure at the Medical University of South Carolina and University of Washington/ Seattle Children's Hospital, Dr. Simpson conducted research, trained clinicians and published in the area of Cultural Psychiatry. She adheres to a clinical style inclusive of cultural identity i.e., ethnicity, sexuality, gender identity, spirituality, family."
Jan Gullette, Psychiatric Nurse
Psychiatric Nurse, MN, ARNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98112
"My approach to therapy is to acknowledge and respect that this is a collaborative process where we together explore how your beliefs, thoughts, and unique chemistry, along with your physical health, social and spiritual experiences affect who you are and how satisfied you are with your life. In a safe and comfortable environment we can learn what it is you are want to understand and what you wish to accomplish in our work together. I provide counseling, therapy, medication management and alternatives to medication when indicated. I have experience working with individuals, couples and families."
Spirituality
(206) 535-2041
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98112
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Spirituality
"My approach to therapy is to acknowledge and respect that this is a collaborative process where we together explore how your beliefs, thoughts, and unique chemistry, along with your physical health, social and spiritual experiences affect who you are and how satisfied you are with your life. In a safe and comfortable environment we can learn what it is you are want to understand and what you wish to accomplish in our work together. I provide counseling, therapy, medication management and alternatives to medication when indicated. I have experience working with individuals, couples and families."
Deborah Seidel ARNP, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, BC
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98103
"Welcome! I am a Board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Pracitioner. You may be considering therapy and/or medications because you are experiencing distress or dissatisfaction with some part of your life. I believe that I can help you to move through a challenging time by creating a safe place to talk about difficult situations. Therapy will be mutually designed to assst you to examing the cognitive, psychological and behavioral patterns that may interefere with your experiences of fulfillment in life. Sessions will be supportive and challenge you to examine your current life situation."
Spirituality
(206) 488-1693
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98103
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Spirituality
"Welcome! I am a Board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Pracitioner. You may be considering therapy and/or medications because you are experiencing distress or dissatisfaction with some part of your life. I believe that I can help you to move through a challenging time by creating a safe place to talk about difficult situations. Therapy will be mutually designed to assst you to examing the cognitive, psychological and behavioral patterns that may interefere with your experiences of fulfillment in life. Sessions will be supportive and challenge you to examine your current life situation."
Nathan Schmidt, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, ARNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98102
"Trauma/trans-generational trauma is at the root of much of our suffering. We often develop maladaptive coping strategies and enact the same repeated dysfunctional patterns unconsciously until our insight and awareness increases. I work with clients who are ready for deep physical, spiritual and psychological transformation. My clients have tried multiple medication cocktails, endless hours of psychotherapy, and are still struggling with severe emotional distress. They are tired of the biochemical model (medication only-bandaids on bullet wounds approach) and wish to be treated holistically to meet their individual needs."
Spirituality
(206) 785-1931
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98102
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Spirituality
"Trauma/trans-generational trauma is at the root of much of our suffering. We often develop maladaptive coping strategies and enact the same repeated dysfunctional patterns unconsciously until our insight and awareness increases. I work with clients who are ready for deep physical, spiritual and psychological transformation. My clients have tried multiple medication cocktails, endless hours of psychotherapy, and are still struggling with severe emotional distress. They are tired of the biochemical model (medication only-bandaids on bullet wounds approach) and wish to be treated holistically to meet their individual needs."
Simone Hall, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98102
"**Accepting New Clients** I look forward to the prospect of working with you. It is my intention to learn your unique story and collaborate with you on tailoring a treatment plan incorporating the specific goals you have in mind. This process includes assisting you in building awareness around triggers of symptoms and practices that reduce and prevent recurrence. A focus of treatment is creating lasting change through building healthy habits and routines for optimization of well-being. I work with individuals that have ADHD, mood, and anxiety disorders utilizing multimodal approaches including various therapies and/or medications. "
Spirituality
(206) 420-1321
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98102
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Spirituality
"**Accepting New Clients** I look forward to the prospect of working with you. It is my intention to learn your unique story and collaborate with you on tailoring a treatment plan incorporating the specific goals you have in mind. This process includes assisting you in building awareness around triggers of symptoms and practices that reduce and prevent recurrence. A focus of treatment is creating lasting change through building healthy habits and routines for optimization of well-being. I work with individuals that have ADHD, mood, and anxiety disorders utilizing multimodal approaches including various therapies and/or medications. "
Cary Shore, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98115
"*** NOW OFFERING TELE-MEDICINE*** I am a doctorally prepared Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Washington, and provide the following services: comprehensive psychiatric evaluations and follow-ups, diagnose and prescribe medications as necessary, as well as providing therapy. I have a special interest in working with adults, particularly those in their 20s and 30s as many are starting to transition to adulthood. "
Spirituality
(206) 453-5707
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98115
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Spirituality
"*** NOW OFFERING TELE-MEDICINE*** I am a doctorally prepared Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Washington, and provide the following services: comprehensive psychiatric evaluations and follow-ups, diagnose and prescribe medications as necessary, as well as providing therapy. I have a special interest in working with adults, particularly those in their 20s and 30s as many are starting to transition to adulthood. "
Psychiatric Wellness and Dementia Care, LLC, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PhD, PMHNP, ARNP, RN
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98117
"NEW PATIENT OPENINGS - ONLY FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA. Dementia/Geriatric Psychiatry, Wholistic Mental Health, Bredesen Protocol for Reversing Cognitive Decline Specialist. Dr. Sadak is a conservative prescriber and a therapist with over a decade experience in supporting people living with dementia and their families. She uses variety of therapeutic modalities to help older adults and their family caregivers in optimizing mood, achieving a peace of mind, maintaining cognition and improving quality of life (medications, psychotherapy, medicinal foods, hypnosis, biofeedback, neurofeedback). She was recognized by Seattle Met Magazine among the top specialists in geriatric psychiatry in 2017."
Spirituality
(206) 745-6309
Verified
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98117
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Spirituality
"NEW PATIENT OPENINGS - ONLY FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA. Dementia/Geriatric Psychiatry, Wholistic Mental Health, Bredesen Protocol for Reversing Cognitive Decline Specialist. Dr. Sadak is a conservative prescriber and a therapist with over a decade experience in supporting people living with dementia and their families. She uses variety of therapeutic modalities to help older adults and their family caregivers in optimizing mood, achieving a peace of mind, maintaining cognition and improving quality of life (medications, psychotherapy, medicinal foods, hypnosis, biofeedback, neurofeedback). She was recognized by Seattle Met Magazine among the top specialists in geriatric psychiatry in 2017."
Julie Nugent-Carney, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, ARNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98116
"I am a doctorally prepared psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and have been a registered nurse for over 20 years, helping families cope with change, from childbirth to end-of-life. I provide life coaching for managing life transitions and relationship challenges. I've treated patients with a wide variety of mental health conditions including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, personality disorder, insomnia and other common psychiatric diagnoses. In addition to prescribing medications when necessary, my focus with psychotherapy is to assist people with achieving their goals."
Spirituality
(206) 432-0471
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98116
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Spirituality
"I am a doctorally prepared psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and have been a registered nurse for over 20 years, helping families cope with change, from childbirth to end-of-life. I provide life coaching for managing life transitions and relationship challenges. I've treated patients with a wide variety of mental health conditions including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, personality disorder, insomnia and other common psychiatric diagnoses. In addition to prescribing medications when necessary, my focus with psychotherapy is to assist people with achieving their goals."
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98112
"My practice is oriented towards long-term insight-oriented psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and adults, sometimes including medication management as part of an overall treatment plan. I seek to provide non-critical, empathic, and respectful listening which will enable my patients to feel safe as we explore together the sources of their distress. As a person achieves greater self-understanding, greater self-acceptance and compassion towards oneself becomes possible, and this helps relieve suffering and affords greater personal freedom to become one's authentic self."
Spirituality
(206) 745-4453
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98112
Spirituality
"My practice is oriented towards long-term insight-oriented psychotherapy with children, adolescents, and adults, sometimes including medication management as part of an overall treatment plan. I seek to provide non-critical, empathic, and respectful listening which will enable my patients to feel safe as we explore together the sources of their distress. As a person achieves greater self-understanding, greater self-acceptance and compassion towards oneself becomes possible, and this helps relieve suffering and affords greater personal freedom to become one's authentic self."
James Francis Hammel, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD, MA, MSc, FAPA, FACLP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98101
"Each of my clients is the "captain" of their ship; I am merely a co-captain (or perhaps highly qualified "guide".) I encourage my clients to be open-minded in seeking improvement and multifaceted, multifactorial change. Healing, at its best, includes attention to all aspects of a client's personhood. Although biochemical imbalances can certainly be a driving force for why psychiatric treatment is sought, healing requires a thorough, comprehensive medical assessment of all factors relevant to each individual, highly unique patient. Please see my website for more details about my background and practice philosophy. Thanks."
Spirituality
(206) 488-0952
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98101
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Spirituality
"Each of my clients is the "captain" of their ship; I am merely a co-captain (or perhaps highly qualified "guide".) I encourage my clients to be open-minded in seeking improvement and multifaceted, multifactorial change. Healing, at its best, includes attention to all aspects of a client's personhood. Although biochemical imbalances can certainly be a driving force for why psychiatric treatment is sought, healing requires a thorough, comprehensive medical assessment of all factors relevant to each individual, highly unique patient. Please see my website for more details about my background and practice philosophy. Thanks."
Niels Nielsen, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98112
"CURRENT WAIT TIME FOR NEW PATIENTS: 1 WEEK. An individualized treatment is essential in treating mental health concerns, and I listen to my patients to help them identify their needs and preferences. I am trained in both approaches, and can help people with a variety of needs, such as mood problems, anxiety, grief, trauma, relationship difficulties, life transitions, and self-discovery. In my treatment approach I emphasize how physical and mental health complement each other. Through understanding social, cultural, psychological and biological aspects of one's mental health, I provide a comprehensive treatment to my patients. "
Spirituality
(206) 736-0707
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98112
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Spirituality
"CURRENT WAIT TIME FOR NEW PATIENTS: 1 WEEK. An individualized treatment is essential in treating mental health concerns, and I listen to my patients to help them identify their needs and preferences. I am trained in both approaches, and can help people with a variety of needs, such as mood problems, anxiety, grief, trauma, relationship difficulties, life transitions, and self-discovery. In my treatment approach I emphasize how physical and mental health complement each other. Through understanding social, cultural, psychological and biological aspects of one's mental health, I provide a comprehensive treatment to my patients. "
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Charles Anstett, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, ARNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98105
"I am a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, licensed to practice in the State of Washington. I have experience working on an outpatient basis with children, teens and adults. I have also worked with acutely ill adult clients in a number of inpatient facilities. I hold Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Nursing from the University of Southern Indiana, and have worked in the nursing profession since 1998."
(206) 429-4076
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98105
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"I am a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, licensed to practice in the State of Washington. I have experience working on an outpatient basis with children, teens and adults. I have also worked with acutely ill adult clients in a number of inpatient facilities. I hold Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Nursing from the University of Southern Indiana, and have worked in the nursing profession since 1998."
Kenneth Melman, Psychiatrist
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98104
"Dr. Melman graduated from University of Michigan, attended Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis), and completed his psychiatry residency at UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute. Dr. Melman has practiced general psychiatry, ECT and TMS in Seattle for over 25 years, specializing in patients with treatment-resistant depression. He has served as Medical Director of Psychiatric Services at both Swedish and Providence Medical Centers."
(206) 966-6728
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98104
"Dr. Melman graduated from University of Michigan, attended Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis), and completed his psychiatry residency at UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute. Dr. Melman has practiced general psychiatry, ECT and TMS in Seattle for over 25 years, specializing in patients with treatment-resistant depression. He has served as Medical Director of Psychiatric Services at both Swedish and Providence Medical Centers."
Diane Hutcheson, Psychiatric Nurse
Psychiatric Nurse, ARNP, MA, MN, PMHCS, BC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98116
"Women and men are often stuck, stressed and feel trapped in their life. Many people use things that just do not work any longer. I help them to balance body, brain, mind, and spirit. I like to use what works. It is necessary to reduce emotional distress and discomfort. I use various methods to evaluate including: interviewing, listening, DNA testing, lab tests, metabolic, brain, and nutrition assessments. Tools used are: Nutritional supplements, exercise, medications. Hypnotherapy (RTT) is used to get to the root cause, identify beliefs and make those changes the person wants."
(206) 455-7302
Verified
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98116
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"Women and men are often stuck, stressed and feel trapped in their life. Many people use things that just do not work any longer. I help them to balance body, brain, mind, and spirit. I like to use what works. It is necessary to reduce emotional distress and discomfort. I use various methods to evaluate including: interviewing, listening, DNA testing, lab tests, metabolic, brain, and nutrition assessments. Tools used are: Nutritional supplements, exercise, medications. Hypnotherapy (RTT) is used to get to the root cause, identify beliefs and make those changes the person wants."
Nancy Wagner, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, MSN, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98121
"*Accepting New Patients for February* My specialty is anxiety, depression, and ADHD. I practice based on the belief that everybody has the power to create positive change in their lives. One of the most important factors that foster change is the relationship between the provider and the client. Therefore, I strive to develop a genuine therapeutic relationship with each client based on a foundation of empathy and understanding. I bring my whole self to each of our visits."
(425) 559-9672
Verified
Office is near:
Seattle, Washington 98121
"*Accepting New Patients for February* My specialty is anxiety, depression, and ADHD. I practice based on the belief that everybody has the power to create positive change in their lives. One of the most important factors that foster change is the relationship between the provider and the client. Therefore, I strive to develop a genuine therapeutic relationship with each client based on a foundation of empathy and understanding. I bring my whole self to each of our visits."
Brooke Heyman, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, ARNP, PMHNP
Verified by Psychology Today
Seattle, Washington 98107
"I am a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with a clinical specialization in Advanced Practice Holistic Nursing. I offer comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment via both conventional prescription medication and non-pharmacological interventions that recognize the complex interplay between the emotional, biological, environmental, and interpersonal aspects of mental health and well-being. As your treatment provider, I collaborate with you to create a treatment plan that focuses on your unique needs, both for short-term symptom management and for long-term change. "
(206) 279-6451
Verified
Seattle, Washington 98107
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"I am a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with a clinical specialization in Advanced Practice Holistic Nursing. I offer comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment via both conventional prescription medication and non-pharmacological interventions that recognize the complex interplay between the emotional, biological, environmental, and interpersonal aspects of mental health and well-being. As your treatment provider, I collaborate with you to create a treatment plan that focuses on your unique needs, both for short-term symptom management and for long-term change. "

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Seattle 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 Seattle has many sub specialties including pediatric psychiatry (so check for Seattle child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Seattle). 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 Seattle, 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. Seattle Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have some basic training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.