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Psychiatric Assessment Treatment

Psychiatric Mental Health Care, Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy & Psychiatric Medication Management located in Westlake Village, CA

Psychiatric Assessment Treatment services offered in Westlake Village, CA

If you’re constantly sad, fearful, worried, or distracted, the team at State of Mind Wellness Center in Westlake Village, California, can help. Board-certified psychiatrist Priya Parmar, MD, and her experienced team offer psychiatric assessments and treatments for men and women of all ages struggling with mental health challenges. Call the office to schedule an appointment or use the online booking feature today.

Psychiatric Assessment Treatment Q&A

What is psychiatric assessment and treatment?

Psychiatric assessment and treatment at State of Mind Wellness Center includes a medical evaluation of your mental health status and treatment, as needed, to improve your mood, thoughts, emotions, or behavior patterns. 

The State of Mind Wellness Center team is highly trained in diagnosing and treating an array of mental health challenges many men and women face.

What are the benefits of psychiatric assessment and treatment?

The main benefits of a psychiatric assessment and treatment at State of Mind Wellness Center include:

  • Early detection of mental health disorders
  • Highly effective treatment plans
  • Reduced risk of complications
  • Long-term follow-up care
  • Compassionate, well-trained staff
  • Utmost patient privacy
  • Cutting-edge technology and techniques

State of Mind Wellness Center also offers second opinions and takes a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to caring for their patients.

Why might I need psychiatric assessment and treatment?

You may be a candidate for psychiatric assessment and treatment at State of Mind Wellness Center if you have symptoms of, or suspect you have, one or more of the following conditions:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder 
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Substance use disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Eating disorders
  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention-deficit disorder (ADD)
  • Other mental health challenges

Symptoms of a mental health disorder include ongoing or extreme sadness, constant fear and worry, mood swings, trouble concentrating, and difficulty sleeping. You may also experience weight loss or weight gain, social isolation, hopelessness, or loss of interest in your favorite activities.

When left untreated, mental health challenges often adversely affect your relationships, job, school, or overall quality of daily life.

What should I expect during psychiatric assessment and treatment?

During a psychiatric assessment and treatment at State of Mind Wellness Center, you can expect the following:

Psychiatric assessment

During the assessment, your State of Mind Wellness Center provider asks questions about your medical history, thoughts, emotions, behavior patterns, and lifestyle habits to determine if you have symptoms of a mental health condition.

Diagnosis

Based on your symptoms, your provider may diagnose you with a mental health disorder, such as depression, anxiety, or PTSD, and develop a treatment that best suits your needs. 

Treatment

Examples of treatments available at State of Mind Wellness Center include medication management, psychotherapy (talk therapy), psychedelic integration (ketamine-assisted psychotherapy), lifestyle-change counseling, and more.

To learn more about psychiatric assessment and treatment, call the State of Mind Wellness Center or book an appointment online today.