Harrisburg, PA Psychiatrist & Psychiatric Services for Children, Teens, and Young Adults
North Star Psychiatry
Anxiety Treatment Psychiatrist Services in Harrisburg, PA
Harrisburg is the state Capital of Pennsylvania, and rest near the Susquehanna River. One of the main attractions of Harrisburg can be known as the National Civil War Museum. Other famous attractions can be known as Hershey park ( east of the city), The PA State Capitol Complex, The State Museum, Susquehanna Art Museum, City Island, and the Broad Street Market. The city is also well known for its beauty and rich history.
Harrisburg, PA Depression Treatment Psychiatrist Services
It is very important to understand that Major Depressive Disorder is a medical condition that warrants treatment. Major Depressive Disorder impairs an individual’s ability to function in daily life. For almost anyone, life brings a mix of positive and negative emotions. Sleep, energy, appetite, concentration, and interest in activities are often affected. Dr. Rogers has extensive experience working with children, teens, and adults with depression and has helped many people recover from this terrible illness in Harrisburg. Call today to schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist or if you have any questions.
ADHD Treatment Psychiatrist Services in Harrisburg, PA
After all, difficulty focusing is a common symptom of both depression and anxiety. But there are some individuals who, from a very young age, struggle with inattention, hyperactivity, impulsivity, or a combination of these symptoms. Contact North Star Psychiatry in Harrisburg to schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist or if you have any questions. ADHD can wreak havoc on a young person’s academic and social functioning. The impairment that it causes often leads to significant distress. Many children and adolescents with ADHD have emotional struggles and suffer from low self-esteem. Not everyone with attentional difficulties has ADHD. Call Today to learn more and book an appointment.
Psychiatric Evaluation for Children & Adolescents in Harrisburg PA
A psychiatric evaluation is a thorough and comprehensive process that allows children and adolescents in Harrisburg, PA to receive the necessary mental health services. Dr. Rogers spends 1.5 to 2 hours at North Star Psychiatry in Chester County on a child and adolescent evaluation. He will usually spend the first 30 to 45 minutes of the visit talking with parents to get some background information and a summary of current issues. He’ll then see the patient alone, usually to conduct a diagnostic interview and evaluation. Finally, for the last 20 to 30 minutes of the appointment, he will meet with the patient and his or her parents. He’ll go over his findings with the family, educate them on the diagnoses and treatment options, and collaborate with them to develop a treatment plan.
Psychiatric Evaluation for Young Adults in Harrisburg, PA
A comprehensive evaluation by a psychiatrist is the most effective way for young adults in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to receive appropriate mental health services. At North Star Psychiatry, Dr. Rogers performs an adult mental evaluation that lasts between 1 and 1.5 hours. During the consultation, he will review the patient’s medical history and obtain a detailed account of how the symptoms have evolved over time. He’ll conduct a comprehensive diagnostic interview as well as a mental health screening. For the final 20 to 30 minutes of the consultation, he will discuss his findings with the patient, provide education about diagnosis and treatment options, and collaborate with the patient to develop a treatment plan.