|Common Services Provided|
Primary Care Consult-Usually
2-3 visits, this service is offered to help direct treatment and optimize
medication management for patients who are generally stable and receive the
majority of their mental health care from their primary care physician.
Management-Generally managed in once a month visits, medication-only services
are provided when patients are not in need of therapeutic care, or are engaged
in therapy with another clinician.
Consult-This service is utilized in cases where pharmacologic intervention is
being considered. Usually conducted over 2-3 sessions (4-5 for children), this
is a opportunity for an in depth discussion of options and a consideration of
the benefits and risks of psychopharmacologic use.
Psychotherapy-This therapeutic approach examines the patterns in people’s
lives, looking at past and current relationships, in order to help develop
insight and allow a freedom of choice not previously experienced.
Management With Your Current Therapist-People often explore pharmacologic
interventions at the request of their current therapist, in order to augment
their treatment. In these instances, open communication with your current
therapist allows for streamlined medication services and more efficient and