Wendi Waits

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today
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(703) 643-4109 Website

Wendi Waits

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Talkiatry
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 643-4109
Offers online therapy
Website
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Additional Location

Talkiatry
Denver, CO 80206
(720) 806-1559
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About

Dr. Waits is board certified in General and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is also board certified in Lifestyle Medicine by the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine. She has been practicing for over 24 years. Patients treated by Dr. Waits can expect a comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, a multi-dimensional assessment of factors contributing to current issues, screening for underlying medical conditions, safety planning, lifestyle recommendations, medication management, and brief psychotherapy when indicated.
Dr. Waits is a military veteran and received her medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, after which she completed residency training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., and fellowship training at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Dr. Waits has experience treating a wide array of mental health conditions in individuals of all ages. Her areas of greatest clinical expertise include lifestyle and integrative medicine, treatment of psychological trauma, veteran/military mental healthcare, and inpatient and adolescent psychiatry.

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CareFirst
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Cofinity | First Health
  • ComPsych
  • HealthPartners of MN and WI
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Priority Health
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • License: Virginia / 0101222240
  • School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Year Graduated: 1998
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry

Location

Talkiatry
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 643-4109
Offers online therapy
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Talkiatry
Denver, CO 80206
(720) 806-1559
Specialties
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Grief
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Phobias
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Supportive Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2022
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Wendi Waits

Psychiatrist, MD