Compassionate & Holistic Care for Adults & Children

Dr. Atkisson provides a variety of services.

• Psychiatric Diagnostic Interview involves an interview with the patient, and for child/adolescent patients, the patient’s parents or guardians to obtain a comprehensive psychiatric and medical history of the patient’s difficulties.

• A mental status examination is performed on the patient to aid in developing diagnoses.Psychiatric Treatment Plan involves discussing the diagnosis and treatment options for the patient.

• Psychiatric Medication Management involves meeting with the patient to assess effectiveness of medications prescribed and determine further treatment.

• Psychiatric Consultation for agencies involves a  review of current planning strategies and changes to improve  functioning of the agency and its members.

• Speaking and lectures for agencies includes a lecture on particular topics such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, and parenting techniques.