Americare Behavioral Health LLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, AGPCNP Verified
Lawrence, MA 01840
Offers video visits
Welcome to Americare behavioral health. Your Health is in Good Hands. Americare behavioral health is devoted to improving mental health and comprehensive mental wellness of adults, adolescents and the pediatric population throughout Massachusetts.
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Lawrence, MA 01840
Offers video visits
Welcome to Americare behavioral health. Your Health is in Good Hands. Americare behavioral health is devoted to improving mental health and comprehensive mental wellness of adults, adolescents and the pediatric population throughout Massachusetts.

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Suicidal Ideation Psychiatrists
If you have suicidal thoughts and you're in Lawrence, please call a Lawrence 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 Lawrence 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 Lawrence is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

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