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[vc_section full_width=”stretch_row”][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Online Psychiatrist Prescriptions ” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1555942530704{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1555943129049{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Online psychiatrist prescriptions can be issued, providing the psychiatrist in licensed in your state of residence. Online psychiatrists prescribe medication by sending prescriptions directly to your pharmacy via electronic health records. Steps involved in online psychiatrist prescriptions include:

  1. Online psychiatrist appointment.
  2. Online psychiatrist consultation on a HIPPA complaint video platform.
  3. The psychiatrist will enter your notes in HIPPA complaint electronic health records.
  4. Online prescriptions for psychiatric medications will be sent directly to your pharmacy via electronic health records.

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Is it legal for a psychiatrist to write online prescriptions?” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1555943306125{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1555943267101{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]It is legal for a psychiatrist to write a prescription after an online evaluation, providing :

  1. He or she  is a licensed psychiatrist
  2. He or she is insured.
  3. He or she has a licensed to practice medicine in your state of residence.

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”Are online psychiatrist prescriptions safe?” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1555943315235{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1555943721492{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Online psychiatrist prescriptions are safe providing the psychiatrist is prescribing ethically. The same rules apply to online prescriptions as to prescriptions issued in an office:

  1. The psychiatrist should take a thorough history and evaluation.
  2. The psychiatrist should make an accurate diagnosis.
  3. The psychiatrist should evaluate past treatments, which treatments were effective and reasons for past treatment failure.
  4. The patient should evaluate for causes of recurrence of symptoms and formulate a treatment plan.
  5. The psychiatrist should discuss the treatment plan with the patient and address potential risks versus benefits of each psychiatric medication, and formulate a treatment plan which the patient is comfortable with.

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”How does an online psychiatrist prescribe medication?” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1555943736483{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1555943811816{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Online psychiatrists prescribe medication by sending prescriptions directly to your pharmacy electronically via electronic health records. You do not need to wait for a prescription to be mailed to you, nor do you need to take a prescription to your pharmacy. Generally, online psychiatrists prescribe medication as clinically indicated just as in an office visit.[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=”How does an online psychiatrist prescribe medication?” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1555943865097{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1555943855999{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Online psychiatrists prescribe medication by sending prescriptions directly to your pharmacy electronically via electronic health records. You do not need to wait for a prescription to be mailed to you, nor do you need to take a prescription to your pharmacy. Generally, online psychiatrists prescribe medication as clinically indicated just as in an office visit. Online psychiatrists prescribe medicines for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, OCD, anxiety, depression, PTSD and many other psychiatric illnesses; just they would in an office visit.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_round_chart style=”custom” stroke_width=”0″ values=”%5B%7B%22title%22%3A%22Genetic%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2225%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22peacoc%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%2308306b%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Developmental%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2215%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22chino%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%2308519c%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Medical%20Illness%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22sky%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%232171b5%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Endocrine%20%2F%20Hormones%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22blue%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%234292c6%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Nutritional%20Deficiency%22%2C%22value%22%3A%225%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22orange%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%236baed6%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Defenses%20%2F%20Coping%20Strategies%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22mulled-wine%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%239ecae1%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Relationship%20Stressors%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22pink%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23c6dbef%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Occupational%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22grey%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23deebf7%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Addiction%22%2C%22value%22%3A%225%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22purple%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23f7fbff%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Sleep%20Disorders%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22blue%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23d9dee6%22%7D%5D” title=”Causes of Psychiatric Symptoms”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_round_chart style=”custom” stroke_width=”0″ values=”%5B%7B%22title%22%3A%22Incomplete%20Evaluation%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2230%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22blue%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%2308306b%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Wrong%20Diagnosis%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2240%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22pink%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%2308519c%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Psychodynamic%20Causes%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2220%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22orange%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%232171b5%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Medical%20%2F%20Endocrine%20%2F%20Nutritional%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2220%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22chino%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%234292c6%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Poor%20Compliance%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2220%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22grey%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%236baed6%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Wrong%20Medication%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22sky%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%239ecae1%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Inadequate%20Medication%20Dosing%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22green%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23c6dbef%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Drug-Drug%20%2F%20Drug-Food%20Interactions%22%2C%22value%22%3A%2210%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22purple%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23deebf7%22%7D%2C%7B%22title%22%3A%22Genetic%20%2F%20Idiopathic%22%2C%22color%22%3A%22vista-blue%22%2C%22custom_color%22%3A%22%23f7fbff%22%7D%5D” title=”Causes of Treatment Failure”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1509708073446{background-color: #9ecae1 !important;}”][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Your Treatment plan” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” el_class=”grdntBGonly23″ css=”.vc_custom_1509197352389{padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”30″][vc_column el_class=”grdntBlueBox grdntBlueBox23″ css=”.vc_custom_1509197258630{background-color: #2171b5 !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”12799″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text]

Your Treatment Plan may consist of the following features:

  1. Screening for causes of symptoms
  2. Education and information
  3. Treating medical/nutritional endocrine causes of symptoms e.g. sleep apnea
  4. Lifestyle changes  e.g. exercise, diet, sleep hygiene
  5. Choosing the correct therapy modality if desired/recommended
  6. Selecting the correct medication regimen if required
  7. Careful monitoring and titration

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1509708559107{padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 5px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_btn title=”BOOK ONLINE NOW OR CALL 1833-312-GABA.” style=”gradient” gradient_color_1=”black” gradient_color_2=”mulled-wine” shape=”square” size=”lg” align=”center” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fgabatelepsychiatry.com%2F%23appointment|||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1509705291799{background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_row][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1508667007819{padding-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”Will I need to take medication?” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1509706382205{margin-top: 0px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”30″][vc_column el_class=”grdntBlueBoxPadding” css=”.vc_custom_1509468746236{background-color: #9ecae1 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1532876132362{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]If you are having persistent symptoms of anxiety, insomnia, depression, chronic fatigue, hyperphagia, anorexia, obsessions, compulsions, low sex drive, apathy, mood swings, severe premenstrual symptoms with polycystic ovarian syndrome, paranoid delusions, hallucinations, voices, low energy, seasonal affective symptoms, irritability or anger despite all efforts at natural treatment and is suffering from poor work performance and impairment in social relationships– you may need to take medication in order to live your life to the fullest and achieve your personal and professional goals.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row equal_height=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1509978554692{margin-top: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 15px !important;}” el_class=”takemed-boxes mobileViewMTfix”][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”12600″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” el_class=”takemedimg”][vc_empty_space height=”30px” css=”.vc_custom_1509979243314{margin-right: -30px !important;margin-left: -30px !important;background-color: #deebf7 !important;}”][vc_column_text el_class=”takemedtxt”]

I took medications before, and it didn’t work.

Reasons for poor response to medication include:

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I have had side effects to Psychiatric medications BEFORE.

Reasons for side effects to psychiatric medications can be:

Ways to avoid side effects include:

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I only want Psychotherapy and Natural Remedies

Research has shown that supportive psychotherapy & cognitive behavioral therapy create similar changes in the frontal lobe on PET scan as SSRIs. Many patients with symptoms of depression, anxiety, PTSD and mild OCD improve with psychotherapy alone.
Natural treatments for depression, anxiety, OCD,  include :

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At GABA Telepsychiatry, we work with you to address all the possible causes of psychiatric symptoms including developmental, genetic, emotional, trauma, environmental, endocrine (due to hormones); medical including sleep apnea, diabetes, stroke, obesity, poor exercise and physical fitness and the medical causes of psychiatric symptoms.
However, there are some individuals who still demonstrate significant impairment, who continue to suffer and are still symptomatic despite psychotherapy and efforts towards natural remedies. In these cases, we aim to work with you to find the correct medication and minimize side effects.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Did you know that the most common causes of poor response to psychiatric medication are poor compliance, inadequate dosing, and inadequate trial of medication.” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:center” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section]

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