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"PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT ACCEPT INSURANCE. As adjunct faculty at Stanford and Stanford Children's Hospitals, Dr. Shivani Chmura is an expert in treating patients with an evidence based, compassionate approach. She also has extensive experience with medication management for eating disorders. Dr. Chmura is trained in both Child and Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry from UCSF and Stanford Universities. She uses a holistic approach to treating every individual, couple, and family. Dr. Chmura is trained in a variety of therapeutic modalities, (CBT, DBT, Supportive). She is an expert on pharmacologic management for depression, anxiety, eating disorders, ADHD, and weight management."
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"PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT ACCEPT INSURANCE. As adjunct faculty at Stanford and Stanford Children's Hospitals, Dr. Shivani Chmura is an expert in treating patients with an evidence based, compassionate approach. She also has extensive experience with medication management for eating disorders. Dr. Chmura is trained in both Child and Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry from UCSF and Stanford Universities. She uses a holistic approach to treating every individual, couple, and family. Dr. Chmura is trained in a variety of therapeutic modalities, (CBT, DBT, Supportive). She is an expert on pharmacologic management for depression, anxiety, eating disorders, ADHD, and weight management."
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"I am a Stanford trained board certified psychiatrist in Silicon Valley. I specialize in treating Adult ADHD, improving cognitive & emotional abilities, and enhancing overall performance & executive functioning."
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"I am a Stanford trained board certified psychiatrist in Silicon Valley. I specialize in treating Adult ADHD, improving cognitive & emotional abilities, and enhancing overall performance & executive functioning."
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Palo Alto, California 94305
"Do you feel down in the dumps? Are you struggling with anxiety, worry, or stress? Are anxiety attacks keeping you from being successful? Would you like to feel happy and more fulfilled? Anxiety and mood disorders are very treatable. I am a psychiatrist offering therapy and/or medication management. In my practice, I assist adults who seek help in overcoming anxiety, stress, depression, and relationship problems. Often, people experience significant relief from symptoms and meaningful improvements in the quality of their lives in just a few months of working together."
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"Do you feel down in the dumps? Are you struggling with anxiety, worry, or stress? Are anxiety attacks keeping you from being successful? Would you like to feel happy and more fulfilled? Anxiety and mood disorders are very treatable. I am a psychiatrist offering therapy and/or medication management. In my practice, I assist adults who seek help in overcoming anxiety, stress, depression, and relationship problems. Often, people experience significant relief from symptoms and meaningful improvements in the quality of their lives in just a few months of working together."
Connie Cha, Psychiatrist
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Palo Alto, California 94305
"I am an NYU and Cornell educated psychiatrist who is dedicated to improving client's lives through an individualized approach. I treat adults 18 and over with a wide range of psychiatric disorders including depression, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. I also have an interest in helping those who are struggling with relationship difficulties, problems with work or school, or other life transitions."
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"I am an NYU and Cornell educated psychiatrist who is dedicated to improving client's lives through an individualized approach. I treat adults 18 and over with a wide range of psychiatric disorders including depression, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. I also have an interest in helping those who are struggling with relationship difficulties, problems with work or school, or other life transitions."
Matthew May, Psychiatrist
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Stanford, California 94305
"If you are suffering from anxiety or depression, would like better relationships or help overcoming an unwanted habit or addiction, I have good news for you. There are many new and powerful therapy methods that can lead to rapid and profound improvements and often complete cures. I would be honored to work with you, collaboratively and compassionately, to help you achieve your goals. You can find out more about me and my approach to therapy by going to my website. Just click on the link under "contact information", above."
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"If you are suffering from anxiety or depression, would like better relationships or help overcoming an unwanted habit or addiction, I have good news for you. There are many new and powerful therapy methods that can lead to rapid and profound improvements and often complete cures. I would be honored to work with you, collaboratively and compassionately, to help you achieve your goals. You can find out more about me and my approach to therapy by going to my website. Just click on the link under "contact information", above."

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Video Game Addiction in 94305

The current DSM doesn't recognize video game addiction as a diagnosable addiction. But the patterns of behavior can make parenting a kid or teen who's video gaming difficult.

Get help form a psychiatrist in 94305 with a teen or child who's patterns of behavior include:

1) Craving more game time, no matter how much they've already played.
2) Chronic dry eyes.
3) Friends stop calling and coming by to hang out.
4) No shower or change of clothes for days.
5) Gets upset if someone suggests they might have a problem with video games.
6) Rarely leaves the house because they feel like they're missing out on something that might be happening in the video games.
7) Spends entire allowance on video game hardware and software.
8) Lies to parents about how often they play games or video games.
9) Skips doing chores to keep video gaming.
10) When not at the computer, they're irritable and snappy.

For more on video game addiction, see Unplugged - a video game addiction blogout on something that might be happening in the video games.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

A Psychiatrist in 94305 is a qualified medical doctor who specializes in treating mental health issues and diagnosable disorders.

94305 Psychiatrists differ from other mental health professionals in that they may prescribe medication or psychotropics. Psychiatrists may conduct physical examinations, order and interpret lab tests and brain image scans, such as CT scans, CAT Scans and MRIs.

Some psychiatric practitioners in 94305 specialize in age groups (so check for 94305 child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in 94305). Those who work with the elderly are called geriatric psychiatrists or geropsychiatrists.

Other related specialties include psychopharmacology (certain states license Psychopharmacologists), psychiatric genetics and neuroimaging.

Psychiatric nurse practitioners in 94305, or mental health nurse practitioners, perform many of the same functions as a psychiatrist. This includes diagnosing mental illness and prescribing medication. 94305 Psychiatric nurse practitioners also act as a therapist, helping patients with depression, anxiety and suicidal individuals, as well as other conditions that can be remedied with counseling.

Nurses monitor for side effects and responses to medical treatments and offer information on medications so that clients can make informed choices about their use.