Media, PA Psychiatrist & Psychiatric Services for Children, Teens, and Young Adults
North Star Psychiatry
Anxiety Treatment Psychiatrist Services in Media, PA
Media, PA is a borough in Delaware County, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Located about 13 miles to the west of Philadelphia, Media, PA is the county seat of Delaware County. Media has a lot to offer its five thousand residents from parks, orchards, and other outdoor entertainment areas, to bars, restaurants, and theaters. Media, PA is notably the hometown of Mark Donohue, a racing driver, who was the winner of the 1972 Indianapolis 500.
Media, PA Depression Psychiatrist Treatment Services
Life brings a balance of positive and negative emotions for each one of us, but major depressive disorder can throw that balance off. It is important to understand that Major Depressive Disorder is a medical condition that warrants treatment. It impairs an individual’s ability to function in daily life, affecting sleep, energy, appetite, concentration, and interest in activities.
Dr. Rogers is a psychiatrist with extensive experience working with children, teens, and adults with depression and has helped many people recover from this terrible illness in Media, PA. Contact us if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist in the Media area.
ADHD Treatment Psychiatrist Services in Media, PA
Difficulty focusing can be completely natural, but it can be a symptom of a host of things. One potential culprit is ADHD. ADHD is likely for those who from a very young age, struggle with inattention, hyperactivity, impulsivity, or a combination of these symptoms. There are three subtypes of ADHD which are predominantly inattentive, predominantly hyperactive/impulsive, and the combined subtype. ADHD can wreak havoc on a young person’s academic and social functioning. Call North Star Psychiatry in Media, PA if you have any questions or if you’d like to schedule an appointment.
Psychiatric Evaluation for Children & Adolescents in Media PA
A psychiatric examination is a thorough and thorough procedure that allows children and adolescents in Media, Pennsylvania to receive the mental health services they need. At North Star Psychiatry in Chester County, Dr. Rogers spends 1.5 to 2 hours for a child and adolescent evaluation. He normally spends the first 30 to 45 minutes of the visit talking to parents to acquire some background information and a summary of current issues. He’ll then go into the patient’s room alone to do a diagnostic interview and assessment. Finally, during the last 20 to 30 minutes of the meeting, he will meet with the patient and his or her parents. He’ll go through his findings with the family, educate them about the diagnoses and treatment options, and work with them to develop a treatment plan.
Psychiatric Evaluation for Young Adults in Media, PA
For young adults in Media, PA, the most effective method to receive appropriate mental health services is to have a comprehensive evaluation by a psychiatrist. At North Star Psychiatry, Dr. Rogers spends 1 to 1.5 hours performing an adult mental evaluation. During the consultation, he will review the patient’s medical history and obtain a detailed account of how the symptoms have progressed over time. He’ll do a mental health screening as well as a detailed diagnostic interview. For the last 20 to 30 minutes of the session, he will discuss his findings with the patient, educate them about their diagnosis and treatment options, and collaborate with them to develop a treatment plan.