Online Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners in California

Find online psychiatric nurse practitioners in California. Online appointments with psychiatric nurse practitioners can offer the great convenience of accessing care from the comfort of your home or workplace. It also increases the pool of psychiatric nurse practitioners that you can choose from, as you can see any psychiatric nurse practitioner who is licensed in the state you live in. This can especially be helpful if you are having difficulty finding local in-person therapists who take your health insurance or are within your therapy budget. Online sessions through a secure video platform are an effective way to have therapy, and studies have proven them to be just as impactful as in-person sessions.

16 Matching Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners with Availability

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Brittnai Johnson

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Insomnia & sleep issues - Women's issues
Online only
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David Lindey

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Psychotic disorders - Substance abuse - Mood disorders - Panic attacks / panic disorder
Online only
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Nugent Family Counseling Center

Group practice

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Functional Medicine
 In-person & online
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Angela Umeorah

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Psychotic disorders - Panic attacks / panic disorder
Online only
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The Center for Integrative Healing

Post-Doctoral Psychology Fellow

Accepting clients from California

Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Self-esteem - Sex addiction - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Integrated Psychological Assessment Services

Group practice

Accepting clients from California

Anxiety - Depression - Race & cultural identity - Neuropsychological testing - Psychological evaluations & testing
 In-person & online
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Anise Tatiana Wheeler

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anger management - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
 In-person & online
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Doreen Phillips

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
Online only
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Dominique Sanders

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Trauma - Panic attacks / panic disorder
Online only
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Pantira Aguilera

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Postpartum depression - Schizophrenia
Online only
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Lavender

Group practice

Accepting clients from California

Anxiety - ADHD - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Medical professionals' mental health - LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics
Online only
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Belinda Diane De Shay

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Schizophrenia
Online only
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Karel Winner

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma
Online only
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Ugo Ndubaku

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Accepting clients from California

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Stress management - Trauma - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Phoenix Rising Centers

Group practice

Accepting clients from California

Racism, oppression, and discrimination - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Medical professionals' mental health - Couples counseling - College & graduate student mental health - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
Online only
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Brooke Finley

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Waitlist

Addiction - Codependency - Personality disorders - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Mood disorders - Mind-body connection
Online only

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FAQs about how to find a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California

How do I find a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California?

Find a psychiatric nurse practitioner near you in California on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential psychiatric nurse practitioner profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right psychiatric nurse practitioner for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in California?

Yes, most California health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the psychiatric nurse practitioner is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the psychiatric nurse practitioner is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a psychiatric nurse practitioner out-of-network in California. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable psychiatric nurse practitioner in California?

Many psychiatric nurse practitioners offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in California. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network psychiatric nurse practitioner, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California?

Start your search for an appointment with a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in California require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective psychiatric nurse practitioner will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the psychiatric nurse practitioner, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the psychiatric nurse practitioner, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California who sees clients after hours?

Find a psychiatric nurse practitioner who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many psychiatric nurse practitioners in California offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California who offers in-person sessions?

Find a psychiatric nurse practitioner who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many psychiatric nurse practitioners in California have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in California near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of psychiatric nurse practitioner options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a psychiatric nurse practitioner in California who offers online sessions?

Find a psychiatric nurse practitioner who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most psychiatric nurse practitioners in California continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a psychiatric nurse practitioner, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local California psychiatric nurse practitioner that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a psychiatric nurse practitioner near California without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in California?

Start your search for mental health therapy in California on Zencare. Many psychiatric nurse practitioners are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice psychiatric nurse practitioners to choose from in California; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in California?

Start your search for a great psychiatric nurse practitioner in California on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of California or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal psychiatric nurse practitioner: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in California go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the psychiatric nurse practitioner you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in California?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in California, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in California include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in California also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most California providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your psychiatric nurse practitioner, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in California?

There are several options for paying for therapy in California. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network psychiatric nurse practitioner in California, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a psychiatric nurse practitioner in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.