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Deer Valley Counseling

Compassionate, Caring Counseling

Offices in Phoenix, Chandler, Scottsdale and Tucson

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We answer the phones 7 days a week!

602.750.8051

520.661.9234

Psychiatric Services

If you desire psychiatric services and you live in or near Phoenix, Arizona, call 602.750.8051 to make an appointment with Dr. Lynnette Hjalmervik.

Psychiatric Issues

The following conditions often respond to psychotropic medications—

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder

A Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Can Help

Lynnette is a psychiatric nurse practitioner and has specialized training in psychopharmacology for individuals 16 and older and performs many of the same duties as a psychiatrist, including prescribing psychotropic medications. Lynnette will—

  • Perform a psychiatric evaluation
  • Arrive at a possible diagnosis or diagnoses
  • Discuss treatment alternatives with you
  • With your input develop a psychiatric treatment plan which may include psychotropic medications
  • Write prescriptions, if appropriate, for anti-anxiety medication, anti-depression medication (antidepressant), ADHD medication, or other psychotropic medications
  • Schedule follow-up visits to monitor your progress
  • Coordinate with your primary care physician and your therapist when appropriate

Benefits

  • Short-term stabilization of mood so that talk therapy (counseling) can have time to be effective
  • Management of chronic disorders
  • Improved functioning
  • Improved well-being

Psychiatric Treatment in the Phoenix Area

Psychiatric services can help stabilize mood and improve long-term well-being. Deer Valley Counseling offers psychiatric treatment to people living in Phoenix, Glendale, Mesa, Chandler, Scottsdale, Tucson and other cities in Arizona. Untreated mental issues can have serious consequences. Psychiatric treatment can often help. Call 602.750.8051 if you would like to make an appointment with Dr. Lynnette Hjalmervik.

We answer the phones 7 days a week between the hours of 7 am and 8 pm. We are open evenings and weekends including both Saturday and Sunday.