Dr. Cole Upton brings a wealth of experience and a passion for holistic mental health care to his practice. Growing up in the tight-knit community of West Liberty, Ohio, he cultivated a deep appreciation for the simplicity and warmth of small-town life.
After graduating from the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Upton found his way to Columbus, drawn by its unique blend of big-city amenities and a welcoming small-town atmosphere. Throughout his career, he has dedicated his efforts to various facets of mental health care, including the psychiatric emergency department, inpatient psychiatry for adolescents and adults, inpatient geriatric psychiatry, outpatient psychiatry, IV Ketamine infusion, and ECT.
His journey as a travel nurse even took him to a psychiatric hospital in Seattle, Washington, expanding his horizons in mental health care. Dr. Upton's experiences within mainstream healthcare illuminated the need for a more holistic approach to patient well-being. This realization drove him to establish his own practice, where he could empower patients to heal in the most comprehensive and effective way possible. With a strong educational foundation and a deep commitment to whole-person wellness, Dr. Cole Upton is dedicated to guiding you on your path to lasting well-being.
Dr. Upton specializes in several areas, including:
Medication Management: Offering tailored medication plans to optimize mental health.
Ketamine Assisted Therapy: Providing innovative solutions for anxiety and depression.
Psychotherapy: Engaging in meaningful therapeutic conversations to address various mental health challenges.
Holistic Medicine: Incorporating a holistic perspective into mental health care, recognizing the interconnectedness of mind and body.
Dr. Upton firmly believes in holistic mental health care. He emphasizes the significance of considering the entire individual and identifying the root causes of symptoms to achieve genuine healing. This holistic approach forms the cornerstone of his practice philosophy, taking the time to thoroughly understand each client as a complex being.
ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Men's issues - Expertise in working with adult men; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges and promote physical and mental health
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Panic attacks / panic disorder - Brief, intense periods of overwhelming fear or anxiety
Cole Upton is not in-network with any insurances.
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