Psychiatric Evaluation

Initial Psychiatric Evaluation

(60-90 minutes depending on complexity)

  • All minors will be booked for 90 minutes to allow collaboration with patient and parents

  • Adult patients will be booked for 60-90 minutes depending on complexity

What to expect:

  • First step in treatment planning, assessing physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.

  • Review current symptoms, past history, and treatment goals across all domains.

  • Develop personalized care plans reflecting unique needs, strengths, and preferences of patients and families.

  • Treatment recommendations start with least intensive options, adjusted to individual needs.

  • Focus on developing healthy foundational skills: sleep hygiene, nutrition, exercise, hydration, personal growth, peer support, addressing habits, and personal goals.

  • Determine treatment goals based on medication management or assessment, or starting the treatment process for the first time.

  • Following this patient has options for individual sessions, group information sessions, or medication management which can be determined following initial evaluation

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Follow-up Psychiatric Evaluation

(30-60 minutes depending on complexity)

What to expect:

​​​​​​​Follow-up evaluations in typically last 30 to 60 minutes, depending on complexity and the inclusion of medication management/ psychotherapy.

Personalized Care: We tailor each follow-up session to meet the unique needs of every patient.

Comprehensive Assessment: Our experienced providers conduct thorough evaluations of your symptoms, treatment goals, and any changes or challenges since your last visit. We adopt an individualized approach that integrates traditional techniques, including medication when necessary. Our focus is on fostering personal growth and developing strategies that align with your lifestyle and needs, empowering you in your mental health journey beyond relying solely on medication.

Collaborative Treatment: We work together with patients to address concerns, adjust treatment plans, and ensure effective and individualized care.

We optimize treatment plans based on progress, needs, and goals, promoting overall well-being and mental health. Follow-up evaluations provide continuous monitoring and timely adjustments to treatment plan as needed.

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