Psychiatric Evaluation

Holistic Psychiatry, Ketamine Treatments and TMS located in Golden and Greenwood Village, CO and serving Denver, CO, and the Greater Colorado Area via telehealth

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Expert Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations by Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners
If you would like to learn more about Psychiatric Evaluation at Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness in person at our offices in Golden or Greenwood Village, CO or via Telehealth anywhere in Colorado, Contact Us with questions or Book Now to request an intake appointment today.

If you struggle with difficult emotions, cognitive problems, or behaviors that cause dysfunction in your life, the first step in getting help is a Psychiatric Evaluation. The board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioners at Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness perform a thorough psychiatric diagnostic evaluation including comprehensive psychiatric and medical history, family and social history, in-depth exploration of your symptoms, and laboratory testing to ensure accurate psychiatric diagnosis and to discover underlying causes for your symptoms. Neurocognitive testing can help clarify diagnoses if necessary.

By taking time to get to know you and understand what you are going through, our providers can work with you to develop a customized, holistic psychiatric treatment plan that includes psychiatric medications, psychotherapy, and evidence based integrative care such as nutritional guidance, stress management, sleep hygiene, vitamins, supplements, exercise, meditation, yoga, and breathwork. Genetic testing can be used to identify which psychiatric medications are most likely to be effective and tolerable for you. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and ketamine assisted therapy can be incorporated when appropriate. Our holistic and integrative approach to care can effectively treat your symptoms while helping you optimize your overall health and well-being. 

Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness provides expert Psychiatric Evaluation services for children, teens, and adults. Psychiatric Evaluations can be provided in person at our offices in Golden and Greenwood Village, CO, convenient to the Denver Metro area, or via telehealth throughout Colorado. Contact Us with questions or Book Now to request an intake appointment today. 

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Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations Q &A

What is a Psychiatric Evaluation?

A Psychiatric Evaluation at Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness is a 60-90 minute visit, during which your psychiatric nurse practitioner will ask questions about: 

  • Mental health history
  • Medical history
  • Family history
  • Social history
  • Symptoms
  • Emotions
  • Mood
  • Thoughts
  • Behaviors
  • Lifestyle
  • Medication history

They may order diagnostic testing, including:

  • Lab tests
  • Psychiatric testing
  • Neuropsychological testing
  • Neurocognitive testing

Your psychiatric nurse practitioner will put all of this information together to determine your diagnoses. At Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness, our psychiatric nurse practitioners are highly skilled in providing thorough Psychiatric Evaluations, so they can make accurate psychiatric diagnoses and develop an effective treatment plan that will get you feeling better quickly.

Which conditions do Psychiatric Evaluations address?

Psychiatric Evaluations diagnose and treat:

  • Anxiety Disorders (Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Phobia, etc.)
  • Mood Disorders (Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Dysthymia, Cyclothymia, etc.)
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotic Disorders (Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective, Substance Induced, etc.)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Eating Disorders (Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating, etc.)
  • Personality Disorders (Borderline, Narcissistic, Schizoid, etc.)
  • Sleep Disorders (Insomnia, Circadian Rhythm Disorders, Narcolepsy, etc.)
  • Addictions (Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Internet/Social Media, Gambling, etc.)
  • Sexual Disorders (Loss of Libido, Erectile Dysfunction, Anorgasmia)
  • Memory Disorders (Mild Cognitive Impairment, Dementia)
  • Cognitive Disorders (Slow Processing Speed, Executive Dysfunction, etc.)
  • Gender Dysphoria

What happens after making the psychiatric diagnosis?

After your psychiatric nurse practitioner diagnoses any mental health conditions, they will work with you to develop a holistic psychiatric treatment plan that can effectively alleviate your symptoms. Psychiatric treatment plans may include:

  • Psychiatric Medication
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Ketamine Assisted Therapy
  • Gender Affirming Care
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Metabolic Health
  • Weight Management
  • Stress Management
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Exercise Planning
  • Vitamins
  • Supplements
  • Meditation
  • Breathwork
  • Yoga

Your psychiatric nurse practitioner will meet with you regularly for follow up via video visits or in person to ensure that your psychiatric treatment plan effectively manages your condition and improves your mental health. They can also provide referrals to other providers at Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness, for additional services like psychotherapy, hormone therapy, ketamine assisted therapy, or transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).  They can also provide outside referrals for highly specialized services such as sleep studies, Intensive Outpatient Therapy, or ECT. They will be happy to collaborate with your primary care provider or other medical specialists as well. The Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness team is here to help you every step of the way.

If you are interested in a Psychiatric Evaluation for a child, teen, or adult at Owl & Eagle Health and Wellness, Contact Us with questions or Book Now  to request an intake appointment today. Appointments are available either in-person in our offices in Golden or Greenwood Village, Colorado, convenient to the Denver Metro area, or via telehealth anywhere in Colorado. We look forward to meeting you!