Psychiatrists in Fairmont, WV

Photo of Yolanda Hunter, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Fairmont, WV
Yolanda Hunter
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, MSN, PMHNP, FNP
We understand how Behavioral Health issues affect not only you as the individual, but also every area of life; family, friends, work and long term goal attainment. We believe in PERSON-FOCUSED CARE by taking the time to get to know you; understand what is important in your life, and incorporating that information into an individualized person-focused treatment plan.
(304) 600-7038 
Fairmont, WV 26554
Offers video visits
Waitlist for new clients
Photo of Anjuli Maharaj, Psychiatrist in Fairmont, WV
Anjuli Maharaj
Psychiatrist, DO
Dr. Maharaj is welcoming new patients for video appointments. As a holistic provider, she integrates non-pharmacologic approaches in addition to medication in her psychiatric treatment. She has a particular interest in nutritional psychiatry. In addition, Dr. Maharaj has had focused training in various therapeutic modalities, including psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma-focused therapy, and motivational interviewing. She utilizes such therapeutic approaches in medication management appointments as well as dedicated therapy sessions.
Fairmont, WV 26554
Offers video visits
Photo of Harmony, Psychiatrist in Fairmont, WV
Looking for a mental health provider can be quite a daunting task and thinking about sharing very personal information with a virtual stranger, even scarier. With our personable and nonjudgmental approach, we would like to make that experience a little easier. We will work together to solve problems, practice healthy communication and create personalized coping skills to manage depression, anxiety and improve overall wellness.
(304) 902-4411 
Office is near:
Fairmont, WV 26554
Offers video visits

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About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Fairmont 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 Fairmont 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 Fairmont, 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. Fairmont 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 Fairmont, 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 Fairmont, call or contact the professionals here and ask for a psychiatric referral. You can also call the psychiatric nurses in Fairmont as they tend to be affiliated to a network of psychiatrists in their area ( Fairmont). Or just chat to them to see if they can help.