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Thomas Ball
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Thomas Ball is a fellowship trained child and adolescent psychiatrist and is proud to accept many insurances, enhancing access to care for families and young people. Dr. Ball specializes in medication management for children and adolescents. He believes that everyone has strengths that can be built upon. He finds great meaning in partnering with young people and families to see those strengths and to work together as a team towards shared goals.
(737) 214-0310
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Austin, TX 78759
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Joseph Swider
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Joe Swider is a Georgetown trained psychiatrist with over 20 yrs of experience in treating the most challenging mental health issues, and has had over 15 yrs of inpatient experience. Specialties include treatment refractory depression and anxiety, which may include PTSD or OCD. Outside of the office, Dr. Swider enjoys an active life, to include skiing, biking and scuba diving.
(512) 777-2591
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Austin, TX 78746
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Dr. Anitha Dayalan
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Anitha Dayalan works with adults and uses psychopharmacology, supportive therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy. Dr. Dayalan was inspired to become a psychiatrist after seeing the impacts untreated mental health struggles can have on a person, their family, and the entire community. She encourages behavioral interventions to minimize the use of medication during treatment and offers patients support in achieving an improved quality of life. Beyond work, Dr. Dayalan’s hobbies include travel, Pilates, yoga, and spending time with friends and family.
(512) 846-6205
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Austin, TX 78759
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Holistic Health and Psychiatry PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-C
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Andrea Yoshiko Carter is a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She has experience treating adolescents and adults with depression, anxiety, PTSD, childhood trauma, and bipolar disorder. Andrea has received training in dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) and is certified in brainspotting.
(512) 790-5972
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Austin, TX 78705
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Lisa D'Amura
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP, Dr Whit
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Lisa D’Amura is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She earned both her Bachelors (2003) and Masters (2017) Degrees of Nursing from The University of Texas at Austin. She has experience working with a wide variety of patients in both in-patient and out-patient mental health. Before her move to psychiatric nursing Lisa was a Registered Nurse, Lactation Consultant and volunteer with a grassroots mental health organization-PSI.
(737) 373-2036
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Austin, TX 78737
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Christopher Thomas
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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Seeking help can be a daunting task, especially if you have had bad experiences in the past. I try and approach every situation with a fresh set of eyes, and meet you as a person first, try and work to figure out who you are, and then what we can do to accomplish the goals we set together. I want to get you to a point where you can be the best version of yourself.
(512) 535-3583
Austin, TX 78748
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Ugo Rufus - Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
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Ugochi Rufus is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP- BC), certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Ms. Rufus received her Masters degree in Nursing, from the University of South Alabama.
(512) 764-3345
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Austin, TX 78746
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Michael Alan Schwartz
Psychiatrist, MD
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I'm a Board-Certified Psychiatrist practicing in West Lake Hills, Texas. In my office, or through telepsychiatry, I treat adults, adolescents, couples and families using a broad variety of methods and techniques, and, most importantly, an empathic and non-judgmental approach. My practice is collaborative, person-centered and holistic. Working with you, I will provide psychotherapy and, when appropriate, medication management. I will take the time and strive with you to develop a plan tailored to your individual needs and wishes and to provide the best solution and the best result.
(844) 909-1693
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Austin, TX 78703
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Nelly Okere
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP, BC, FNP-C
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Accepting NEW clients. Are you feeling overwhelmed by stressful life events and finding it difficult to function in your day-to-day life? Mental illness can affect every aspect your life. As a dual certified family nurse practitioner and psychiatric nurse practitioner, I have seen how untreated depression, anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder and other psychiatric illnesses lead to overall poor health outcomes. For these reasons, I'm passionate about helping clients to get prompt mental health diagnosis and treatment so that they can live their life to the fullest.
(713) 230-8628
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Austin, TX 78705
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Lovette Okoh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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*ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS WITHIN 48 HOURS*We offer effective outpatient, individualized, psychological care. We treat a number of mental health disorders, and provide a neutral ground to individuals so that you may begin the healing process and find your true self again. Our licensed and board-certified collaborating Psychiatrist , Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants have rigorous training and credentialing in the specialty area of child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. And now offering "Genesight Testing."
(214) 624-6005
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Austin, TX 78704
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Anavota Behavioral Health PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
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At Anavota Behavioral Health, we treat a variety of patients with age ranges from 3 and up. We are currently accepting new patients and appointments are available within days. Our providers are licensed in NV, AZ, WI, and TX, and aim to provide our patients' care through Telepsychiatry and in person.
(262) 384-5771
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Austin, TX 78704
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Holistic Health and Psychiatry PLLC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-C
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Andrea Yoshiko Carter is a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She has experience treating adolescents and adults with depression, anxiety, PTSD, childhood trauma, and bipolar disorder. Andrea has received training in dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) and is certified in brainspotting.
(817) 774-4985
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Austin, TX 78750
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Castle Healthcare Services Inc
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP, FNP
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At Castle Healthcare Services Inc, we treat a variety of patients that include all age ranges and all socioeconomic ranges. Currently Accepting new patients and appointments are available same day or within days. Our providers aim to provide our patients care through Telehealth or In-person visits.
(713) 929-2269
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Austin, TX 78703
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Sarah Hardy
Psychiatrist, DO
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(512) 842-4469
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Austin, TX 78731
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Alyssa Lucas
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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I love helping those who are seeking answers and solutions to their mental health struggles. With my background as an instructor at the University of Texas at Austin, I believe in education when it comes to people’s health. I have a special interest in depression, anxiety and eating disorders, but can help with a variety of problems and illnesses.
(737) 210-5526
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West Lake Hills, TX 78746
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Justin Scaffa
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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I am looking for those people who don't understand why they feel the way they do because one of my greatest pleasures is to help you find answers and the steps to get better. I enjoy teaching my patients and can often make the complex disorders understandable. I like to empower my patients to choose the best treatments for them. I have experience with the treatment of depression, anxiety, bipolar, PTSD, substance use, personality disorders and schizophrenia. I am up to date on the latest treatments but I also love when I can help people off of their medications for good.
(512) 229-9406
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West Lake Hills, TX 78746
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Billie Morgan
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
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I have been working in the field of psychiatry for almost 20 years. I enjoy working with my clients to help improve their lives. I am holistic and believe that everything about you is a part of your puzzle. We will work together to form specific plans and goals to meet your needs, i.e., medication management, therapy, or alternative treatments, etc. I work with ages 5 and up. We take insurances and are working to expand our insurers. It is important that everyone have access to services. I am licensed in TX/CO/NM/WA.
(979) 201-8969
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College Station, TX 77840
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Austin 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 Austin 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 Austin, 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. Austin Psychiatric nurse practitioners also have training that enables them to include psychotherapy with treatment.
How to find the right Psychiatrist?

If you're finding it difficult to find the right psychiatrist in Austin, don't worry--you're not alone. Psychiatrists are highly specialized professionals. They tend to be busy--appointments can be short (e.g. 15 mins.)--and so as a potential client you can sometimes feel lost or confused. Don't let this deter you.

Begin first by checking the psychiatrists listed here nearest to you. If they are limited in number, expand out your search geographically (Broaden your Search) and see who's available further afield. Use the links in the left nav bar to find the relevant insurance, if you intend to use your health insurance to pay for the provider.

If you're still finding it difficult to find a psychiatrist in Austin, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Austin as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Austin). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.