Sometimes psychotherapy isn’t enough to help clients reach their therapeutic goals. Evaluation and medication can be powerful tools for healing, especially when used in conjunction with therapy. Kelly Zwiers, PMHNP provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management through Telehealth for enrolled clients at Clearwater Counseling Chicago. There is some availability for clients that have therapists at another practice- an ROI must be completed.
The benefits of having psychiatric services and therapy at the same practice:
You can feel confident that the nurse will be able to take your insurance
Team approach using collaboration between you, the nurse, and your clinician
Cohesive and collaborative treatment planning
One place for all your medical information, scheduling, session delivery, payment, and paperwork
Opportunity for closely monitoring treatment goals, challenges, and changes
Ability to coordinate other service providers in your treatment such as primary care doctors and specialists
Option to have your clinician attend session with you* *if clinically appropriate
Treatment practices, philosophy and psychopharmacological limitations and risks will be discussed with you during your first appointment.