Psychiatrist, M.D., ABPN Verified
Verified
Metairie, LA 70002
I was raised in the Greater New Orleans area. I attended Florida State University, majoring in Psychology. I was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with Honors. I attended LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree. I completed a Psychiatry Residency in the LSU/Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Program. I have practiced in various inpatient, outpatient, community, and private settings throughout my career. I am Board Certified. I am accepting new self-pay and BCBS PPO patients. No other private insurance is accepted at this time. Medicaid/Medicare is not accepted.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 800-6750
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Metairie, LA 70002
Suicidal Ideation
I was raised in the Greater New Orleans area. I attended Florida State University, majoring in Psychology. I was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with Honors. I attended LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree. I completed a Psychiatry Residency in the LSU/Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Program. I have practiced in various inpatient, outpatient, community, and private settings throughout my career. I am Board Certified. I am accepting new self-pay and BCBS PPO patients. No other private insurance is accepted at this time. Medicaid/Medicare is not accepted.
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Psychiatrist, MD, ABPN, FAPA Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70005
I am a board certified psychiatrist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. I have held various leadership and director positions in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I currently maintain a private practice that focuses on providing personal, caring and expert treatment of psychiatric illnesses.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 273-4113
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Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70005
Suicidal Ideation
I am a board certified psychiatrist by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. I have held various leadership and director positions in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I currently maintain a private practice that focuses on providing personal, caring and expert treatment of psychiatric illnesses.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70001
Is your child or teenager struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavior problems, or mental instability? I will do what it takes to understand your concerns, make the correct diagnosis, and determine the right treatment to help him or her feel and perform better. My goal is to provide a warm, trusting environment where your child and family can actively participate and collaborate in treatment.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 321-5028
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Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70001
Suicidal Ideation
Is your child or teenager struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, ADHD, behavior problems, or mental instability? I will do what it takes to understand your concerns, make the correct diagnosis, and determine the right treatment to help him or her feel and perform better. My goal is to provide a warm, trusting environment where your child and family can actively participate and collaborate in treatment.
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70002
I am a board certified family psychiatric nurse practitioner that services clients across the life span. I am trained in diagnosing and treating numerous mental health disorders such as: depression, anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD, PTSD, insomnia, psychosis, bipolar disorder, and many others. I work closely with my clients and their therapists to develop a treatment plan best suited to their lives and resources.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 273-4426
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Office is near:
Metairie, LA 70002
Suicidal Ideation
I am a board certified family psychiatric nurse practitioner that services clients across the life span. I am trained in diagnosing and treating numerous mental health disorders such as: depression, anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD, PTSD, insomnia, psychosis, bipolar disorder, and many others. I work closely with my clients and their therapists to develop a treatment plan best suited to their lives and resources.
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Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Metairie, LA 70002
Dr. Mejia has comprehensive experience in diagnosing and treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety & panic disorders, phobias, psychoses, stress-induced adjustment disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, adult ADD/ADHD, and substance use disorders. He is a bilingual Spanish-speaking physician who provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management with special attention to individual patient needs, including attention to each patient's personal history and their particular concerns about, or fears of, medications. He approaches each client with patience, warmth, understanding, and helpful explanations that facilitate treatment and the patient's own sense of comfort and trust.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 608-7428
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Metairie, LA 70002
Suicidal Ideation
Dr. Mejia has comprehensive experience in diagnosing and treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety & panic disorders, phobias, psychoses, stress-induced adjustment disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, adult ADD/ADHD, and substance use disorders. He is a bilingual Spanish-speaking physician who provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management with special attention to individual patient needs, including attention to each patient's personal history and their particular concerns about, or fears of, medications. He approaches each client with patience, warmth, understanding, and helpful explanations that facilitate treatment and the patient's own sense of comfort and trust.
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Neha Kansara
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
New Orleans, LA
Having completed training in Infant, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry, I specialize in treating Perinatal/pregnancy/postpartum conditions, Developmental disorders of Infancy, Autism, ADHD, trauma, transgender, OCD and other common psychiatric conditions such as mood disorders and anxiety disorders in both the pediatric and adult populations.Also certified in performing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for resistant depression. Treating an individual as whole is my approach to mental health. "A sound mind is a sound body " has always been my philosophy in delivering patient care.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 267-1204
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New Orleans, LA
Suicidal Ideation
Having completed training in Infant, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry, I specialize in treating Perinatal/pregnancy/postpartum conditions, Developmental disorders of Infancy, Autism, ADHD, trauma, transgender, OCD and other common psychiatric conditions such as mood disorders and anxiety disorders in both the pediatric and adult populations.Also certified in performing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) for resistant depression. Treating an individual as whole is my approach to mental health. "A sound mind is a sound body " has always been my philosophy in delivering patient care.
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Andrew Morson
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
New Orleans, LA
I have treated a variety of psychiatric conditions since I have been in practice. The most common ones have been generalized anxiety, depression, panic attacks and ADD/ADHD. I also have a lot of experience with Bipolar Disorder, OCD, personality disorders, and schizophrenia. I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings and feel comfortable working with the entire spectrum of severity of illness.
Suicidal Ideation
(985) 224-0387
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New Orleans, LA
Suicidal Ideation
I have treated a variety of psychiatric conditions since I have been in practice. The most common ones have been generalized anxiety, depression, panic attacks and ADD/ADHD. I also have a lot of experience with Bipolar Disorder, OCD, personality disorders, and schizophrenia. I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings and feel comfortable working with the entire spectrum of severity of illness.
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Ashley Albarado
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
Lafayette, LA
I see all ages and I am board certified by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry and General (Adult) Psychiatry. I am a medical doctor (MD) and my specialty is medication management of psychiatric disorders. I work closely with counselors, therapists, psychologists and other mental health providers.
Suicidal Ideation
(337) 294-0175
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Lafayette, LA
Suicidal Ideation
I see all ages and I am board certified by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry and General (Adult) Psychiatry. I am a medical doctor (MD) and my specialty is medication management of psychiatric disorders. I work closely with counselors, therapists, psychologists and other mental health providers.
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Shawane Nicole Thomas
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP Verified
Verified
La Place, LA
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS OF LOUISIANA is a full service mental health clinic and rehab serving children (starting at age 6), adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients. We have a board certified PSYCHIATRIST and a board certified PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER on staff to meet your needs. We take Medicare/Medicaid, many commercial insurance panels, and private pay. We offer quick appt. schedules, minimal wait time for appts, & for schools or other entities that need medical records, we offer a 1 week turn-a-round for requested documents.
Suicidal Ideation
(985) 256-0001
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La Place, LA
Suicidal Ideation
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS OF LOUISIANA is a full service mental health clinic and rehab serving children (starting at age 6), adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients. We have a board certified PSYCHIATRIST and a board certified PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER on staff to meet your needs. We take Medicare/Medicaid, many commercial insurance panels, and private pay. We offer quick appt. schedules, minimal wait time for appts, & for schools or other entities that need medical records, we offer a 1 week turn-a-round for requested documents.
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Dr Leslie E Lawrence, MD, LLC
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
New Orleans, LA
I am a Clinical Psychiatrist with extensive experience caring for many individuals in the greater New Orleans area. I treat all Behavioral Health Disorders. My goal is to promote psychological well-being. My philosophy is patient-centered, addressing the whole body, mind, social, and spiritual health and wellness. Providing thorough and thoughtful assessments are paramount in order to achieve effective, successful treatment and coordination of care.
Suicidal Ideation
(504) 826-8983
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New Orleans, LA
Suicidal Ideation
I am a Clinical Psychiatrist with extensive experience caring for many individuals in the greater New Orleans area. I treat all Behavioral Health Disorders. My goal is to promote psychological well-being. My philosophy is patient-centered, addressing the whole body, mind, social, and spiritual health and wellness. Providing thorough and thoughtful assessments are paramount in order to achieve effective, successful treatment and coordination of care.
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Morgan Feibelman
Psychiatrist, MD Verified
Verified
New Orleans, LA
Dr. Feibelman is board certified in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. He approaches each patient as an individual with a complex interplay of biological, psychological, and social factors contributing to the present problem. In a nurturing way that respects each person's individuality, he carefully evaluates and discusses treatment approaches with patients, including pharmacological approaches and psychotherapeutic approaches.
Suicidal Ideation
(985) 466-4431
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New Orleans, LA
Suicidal Ideation
Dr. Feibelman is board certified in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. He approaches each patient as an individual with a complex interplay of biological, psychological, and social factors contributing to the present problem. In a nurturing way that respects each person's individuality, he carefully evaluates and discusses treatment approaches with patients, including pharmacological approaches and psychotherapeutic approaches.
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Khan Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, MD
Baton Rouge, LA
Abdul Majid Khan, M.D. is a practicing Psychiatrist, born and raised in Southeast Louisiana, who is known for his easy rapport building, keeping up to date with Evidence Based care and wanting to treat those who have not had complete success, previously, with mental healthcare. He welcomes communicating with the patient's other providers, including Primary care providers and therapists. He completed his Psychiatric training at LSU-HSC and Ochsner in New Orleans, having started at Charity Hospital before Katrina. He has served as Medical Director of several Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatric facilities, in the past.
Suicidal Ideation
(225) 414-3234
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Baton Rouge, LA
Suicidal Ideation
Abdul Majid Khan, M.D. is a practicing Psychiatrist, born and raised in Southeast Louisiana, who is known for his easy rapport building, keeping up to date with Evidence Based care and wanting to treat those who have not had complete success, previously, with mental healthcare. He welcomes communicating with the patient's other providers, including Primary care providers and therapists. He completed his Psychiatric training at LSU-HSC and Ochsner in New Orleans, having started at Charity Hospital before Katrina. He has served as Medical Director of several Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatric facilities, in the past.

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Suicidal Ideation Psychiatrists
If you have suicidal thoughts and you're in Metairie, please call a Metairie psychiatrists from the list above or, simply call this number 1-800-273-8255 to chat to someone now.

Suicide is a tragic event with strong emotional repercussions for its survivors. Especially for parents of suicide victims, since so many suicides occur amongst young people and teenagers.

Learn more here about teenage suicide and suicide in general. Or contact a psychiatrist in Metairie who can help with counseling you or a family member or loved one who may have suicidal thoughts or suffer from suicidal ideation -or you just plain fear may take their life.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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