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“I am a Behavioral Health Clinical Nurse Specialist with ten years experience. I work with individuals, couples, and families who are experiencing anxiety, depression, substance abuse-related issues, or relationship challenges. I have considerable experience working with military family members as well as military members experiencing PTSD or difficulty reintegrating after deployment.
(601) 840-0005
Office is near:
Clinton, Mississippi 39060
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Medicaid Psychiatrists
Are you looking for a Jackson Medicaid Psychiatrist? These Jackson Psychiatrists accept Medicaid insurance. They include Medicaid Psychiatrists in Jackson, Medicaid psychologists and Medicaid counseling. Please check with A Jackson Psychiatrist who accepts Medicaid before confirming an appointment to ensure that you are eligible.

About Psychiatrists, meds and Psychiatric Nurses.

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

Jackson 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 Jackson specialize in age groups (so check for Jackson child psychiatrists or adolescent psychiatrists in Jackson). 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 nurses in Jackson, or mental health nurses, specialize in nursing care for people with mental illness or mental distress. Jackson Psychiatric nurses receive training in psychological therapies (such as CBT), building therapeutic alliance with clients and dealing with challenging behavior. Importantly, they are trained to administer psychiatric medication (or 'psychiatric meds') and, in very limited ways, to prescribe meds.

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