Using high-definition video and audio, telehealth allows you to get the care you need without leaving your home. At DMV Psychiatric Wellness located in Washington, DC, and Bowie, MD, Oko Akrong, PMHNP-BC, provides telehealth services like assessments and medication management to simplify your care. To schedule your next telehealth appointment, call DMV Psychiatric Wellness or book an appointment online today.
Telehealth is medicine’s modern solution to the inconveniences that come with attending appointments directly in the office. DMV Psychiatric Wellness offers telehealth services to simplify your time in psychiatric care and improve your access to your providers.
Mr. Oko Akrong allows you to choose the format of care that works best for you. If you prefer telehealth over in-person visits for any reason, or if you want to use telehealth just when it’s convenient, you may log in on a mobile phone, tablet, or computer to communicate with Mr. Oko Akrong instead of making a trip to the office for every appointment and follow-up.
There are countless benefits to including telehealth in your care, and now’s the time to try it out. Telehealth can improve your psychiatric care and your communications with your provider.
Telehealth offers many benefits for psychiatric patients who use it. Whether you attend all your appointments remotely or just a few, you can experience these benefits of telehealth in psychiatry:
Another advantage worth mentioning is that telehealth allows Mr. Oko Akrong and other mental health providers to observe you in your home setting. You may behave differently in an office setting, and if unfamiliar environments trigger your symptoms, then telehealth may be preferable to you.
DMV Psychiatric Wellness offers several important services that you can get with telehealth instead of an in-person visit. No matter your diagnosis, you can use telehealth for:
Mental health assessments can help Mr. Oko Akrong make an initial diagnosis or evaluate you as you go through treatment.
Medication management involves prescriptions for various mental health disorders. Mr. Oko Akrong monitors you with follow-up visits and can adjust or change your medications at any time.
Counseling is a key part of mental health care. It helps you change your thought patterns and behaviors by developing relevant coping skills.
Find out more about telehealth and how it benefits mental health care by calling DMV Psychiatric Wellness or booking an appointment online today.