UMR Psychiatrists in McKinney, TX

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Photo of Alexandra Blaeser, Physician Assistant in McKinney, TX
Alexandra Blaeser
Physician Assistant, MSPAS, PA-C
Verified
Are you new to the psychiatry world or a well seasoned patient? Are you seeking treatment for yourself or for your child? Do you feel very comfortable talking to providers or are you pretty anxious? No matter who you are, I am here to help! I see patients of all ages with any and all struggles.
(972) 838-1282 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Kari Whatley
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Kari Whatley holds the position of a staff psychiatrist at Talkiatry. She is double board-certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. She has been practicing for 7 years. Dr. Whatley’s practice focuses on medication management. She often integrates techniques of cognitive-behavioral therapy, supportive therapy, motivational interviewing, and acceptance and commitment therapy into medication management appointments. If Dr. Whatley believes that additional therapy is needed, then she will recommend adding an individual therapist to your care team.
(469) 813-7658 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Gerald Matthews
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Gerald Matthews is a staff psychiatrist at Talkiatry. He is board-certified in adult psychiatry, and has experience treating civilians, as well as active duty military and veterans. The majority of Dr. Matthews's practice is in providing medication management, however he often collaborates with therapists in caring for his patients, where indicated.
(469) 770-7885 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Brett Abernethy
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Abernethy is a board-certified psychiatrist. He has experience treating a wide scope of mental health related symptomatology among diverse populations ranging from mood and anxiety related issues to behavioral manifestations of Autism and other developmental disorders. Dr. Abernethy is willing to treat the younger population, and actually a majority of Dr. Abernethy's experience over the past decade has been with treating Children and Adolescents including but not limited to ADHD symptoms, conduct/behavioral related issues, anxiety, teenage depression.
(512) 661-0513 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Nereida Gonzalez-Berrios
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Nereida Gonzalez-Berrios, MD is a General Psychiatrist who works in Katy, TX. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. Dr. Gonzalez-Berrios finished her training in psychiatry in 2008 and has been treating and helping patients since then. She has vast knowledge in treating different conditions such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, intellectual impairment, ADHD, eating disorders, PTSD, personality disorders, etc. She is looking forward to helping others with their mental health and wellbeing.
(972) 845-7720 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Sharonda Clark
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Clark is a double board-certified psychiatrist specializing in General and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She completed her psychiatry residency training at Baylor College of Medicine and subsequent child fellowship at UT Health Science Center of Houston. She has provided quality patient-centered care in various community mental health, inpatient, outpatient, residential, consult liaison and emergency room settings in Texas and New Jersey. Additionally, Dr. Clark has held volunteer academic appointments where she instructed medical students, residents & fellows at Baylor College of Medicine, UT Southwestern and Rutgers.
(512) 643-6474 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Diane Lewis
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Diane Lewis is an adult psychiatrist at Talkiatry. She is board-certified in general psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She has been practicing for over eight years, and she has a special interest in college mental health. Her practice focuses on medication management. Typically, she offers this in conjunction with supportive therapy in 30-minute follow-up visits. Often, Dr. Lewis encourages additional therapy and asks that you bring a therapist into your care team to provide the best outcome.
(972) 433-5460 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Vazhuvelil Menon
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Vazhuvelil Menon is a general psychiatrist who specializes in child and adolescent psychiatry. She is double board-certified in both general/adult psychiatry and child/adolescent psychiatry. She has been practicing for 8 years. Dr. Menon's primary focus is on medication management, with some supportive/emotional therapy. Visits with her tend to be 30-minutes for medication related follow-ups. For the best outcome, Dr. Menon may request to add additional therapy. She received her medical degree from American University of Antigua.
(469) 809-2867 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Lovette Okoh
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
Taking new clients 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. And now offering "Genesight Testing".
(469) 949-3581 
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McKinney, TX 75070
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Cesar De Paz
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. De Paz is the director of Behavioral Health for CommuniCare health centers, he received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch and did his residency training in General Psychiatry and a Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Texas Medical Branch. After his training he worked at the Center for Health Care Services in San Antonio for 3 years and served as the Director of the Children’s program and the Dual Diagnosis clinic. He has also worked for JSA telehealth who were in the forefront of the use of telemedicine services to reach the most underserved populations in the state.
(972) 787-1927 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Emily Doyle
Psychiatrist, MD
Verified
Dr. Emily Doyle is a board-certified psychiatrist, a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, with over 18 years of experience. Dr. Doyle provides psychiatric care to adults using a patient-centered approach that respects a person’s unique identities, experiences, preferences, and goals. She considers a broad range of treatment approaches, including medications, psychotherapy, and lifestyle interventions that can bring meaningful relief.
(469) 809-6184 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Elizabeth Marron
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Elizabeth Marron is board-eligible in adult psychiatry. She completed her undergraduate degree in Anthropology from Texas A&M University. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) and completed her psychiatry residency at UTMB. She was the Outpatient Chief Resident during her third year of training. During her training, she also worked with a diverse population of acute care patients at Rock Prairie Behavioral Health and Baptist Beaumont Behavioral Health.
(469) 564-3826 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Kaycia Vansickle
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Vansickle is a board-certified adult psychiatrist, who has been in practice for over 25 years. At the heart of Dr. Vansickle's clinical approach is an emphasis on establishing trust. She focuses on building strong therapeutic and collaborative environments with patients who are struggling with depression, bipolar spectrum disorders, ADHD, anxiety including social, obsessive-compulsive, and generalized anxiety disorders. She provides psychiatric medication management in conjunction with supportive therapy and education.
(512) 361-1847 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Austin Lin
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Austin Lin is a double board-certified adult and addiction psychiatrist who has been in practice for over 9 years. At the center of Dr. Lin’s clinical approach is a strong emphasis on establishing trust and using a collaborative approach to help patients develop an individualized and cohesive plan so that they are able to achieve their goals. Dr. Lin's practice focuses on medication management. Typically, he offers this in conjunction with supportive therapy, motivational interviewing, and/or cognitive behavioral therapy in 30-minute follow-up visits.
(512) 883-4169 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Adefemi Taiwo
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Adefemi Taiwo is a dual board-certified psychiatrist in the fields of general adult psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. He has been practicing in the field of psychiatry for over 8 years.
(469) 772-9336 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Harmonica Psychiatry
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
Ekaete (Eka) Oyeka PMHNP-BC is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who believes in each client's uniqueness, and ensures a holistic treatment based on individual needs. She specializes n treating psychiatric disorders including, but not limited to, Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders, Bipolar, PTSD and ADHD in child, adolescent and adult psychiatry. She is very passionate about contributing to the improvement of community's health utilizing evidence-based approach mental health care to patients. WE ARE ACCEPTING PATIENTS, INCLUDING SHORT NOTICE APPOINTMENTS.
(469) 731-8094 
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McKinney, TX 75070
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Anant Patel
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Anant Patel is a board-certified adult psychiatrist. He has been in practice for 16 years with a focus on medication management. Dr. Patel has experience treating a wide range of mental health issues across diverse populations and lifespan. His treatment approach involves patient centered care in a collaborative manner. Dr. Patel's objective is to provide care in a non-judgmental, empathic manner. This is done in combination with supportive therapy in 30 minute follow-up visits. Based on severity of issues, individuals, family, group therapy may also be recommended to achieve optimum treatment outcomes.
(469) 529-6611 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Raigina Preston
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, APRN, PMHNP
Verified
I understand that seeking mental health treatment can sometimes seem like a task. Whether it’s your first time opening up or you’ve seen someone before, and now you have to retell your story all over again. Either way, you’ve taken a step in the right direction, and that’s to start the process of feeling better because MENTAL HEALTH IS NOT A TREND. IT IS A LIFESTYLE.
(469) 778-3260 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Benjamin Chambers
Psychiatrist, MD
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Dr. Joe Chambers is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of adults who has been practicing for 7 years. His practice focuses on medication management and brief psychotherapy for patients struggling with a wide array of psychological problems. For patients who need more intensive psychotherapy, Dr. Chambers works closely with a team of therapists who can step in and provide additional interventions. Dr. Chambers attended medical school at Texas A&M College of Medicine and completed his residency training at University of Colorado in Denver.
(469) 813-7545 
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McKinney, TX 75071
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Aji Philip
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN, PMHNPBC
Verified
Aji is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC), who combines scientific studies with holistic methodologies in adult psychiatry in order to address each individual’s needs. She received her training from Regis College and surrounding clinical sites, which assisted in learning both inpatient and outpatient settings.
(214) 466-1464 
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McKinney, TX 75070
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UMR Psychiatrists
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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

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