- Medication Management
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Portland, OR
Initial complete psychiatric evaluation is completed with past medical and psychiatric history and past medication use history. Laboratory work and diagnostic testing may be carried out where it is deemed necessary. Symptom analysis is completed and treatment includes medication and cognitive behavioral therapy or patient preferred therapy with possible lifestyle changes to help patient reach their healthiest selves mentally and physically.
Initial complete psychiatric evaluation is carried out with past medical and psychiatric history and medication history taken. Laboratory work with diagnostic testing are completed where necessary. Cognitive behavioral therapy is used for treatment with medication, skills training and lifestyle changes where necessary to effectively manage anxiety.
Initial psychiatric evaluation is completed with medical and psychiatric history, in addition to a history of all previously used medications. Symptom analysis is completed and medication is used for treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy where it is deemed to be effective in managing ADHD symptoms. Patient preferred treatment is also used.
I have used motivational interviewing in the treatment of substance use disorder over the past 4 years. I work with my client using motivational interviewing to enhance the motivation to overcome substance use.
I have found cognitive behavioral therapy to be very effective in providing clarity and helping my clients overcome their mental health challenges. I have received formal training in CBT and have also taught courses on CBT.
I have used acceptance and commitment therapy for 4 years in helping my clients manage their mental health challenges.