Medication & Therapy Services
Are usually 60 minutes’ long and it entails a comprehensive psychiatric assessment and medical history. This is the first visit you will have in which I will review your full psychiatric, psychosocial, and family history. An accurate medical history is important to obtain at this first visit because certain conditions can present with psychiatric symptoms. Prior to this visit, please remember to complete the New Patient Intake Form so that we will be able to make the best use of our time. During this session, your reason(s) for seeking treatment will be discussed in depth and a full treatment plan (including medications and/or psychotherapy if needed) will be prescribed
Medication management follow up visits,
are usually 15 – 30 minutes. This follow-up session is tailored specifically to any medication management issues you may have. Your mood symptoms and psychopharmacologic treatment plan will be discussed thoroughly, any appropriate changes to your medication regimen will be made, and supportive psychotherapy will be performed if needed.
Medication management follow up with psychotherapy sessions, are usually 60 - 90 Minutes long. This is a dual-purpose customized follow-up session, we will adjust and alter your medication regimen as needed, as well as engage in intense psychotherapy.
Crises appointments: We offer ad hoc crises appointments for established clients who need to be evaluated on an urgent basis. Depending on the circumstance this may be 15 – 60 minutes long session.