Psychiatric Services 

You must see an ACG Counselor before seeing Dr.Glenn

The most common conditions Dr. Glenn treat are:

Major Depressive Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Panic Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Your First Appointment 

What will happen?

Your first appointment with a psychiatrist will usually be 1 hour long.

Dr. Glenn will:

  • listen to you talk about your concerns and symptoms

  • ask questions about your general health

  • ask about your family history

  • take your blood pressure and weight

There will usually be a lot of questions. The long appointment gives the psychiatrist time to listen to you and hear your whole story.

They might also want to speak with other health professionals or members of your family.

Your psychiatrist may order some more tests to help them understand what is going on.

 

Can I bring someone with me?

You can bring a family member or friend to an appointment if you want. They can wait for you outside or come in for all or part of the appointment.

You don't have to bring someone if you don't want to.

 

What about confidentiality?

Anything you talk about with Dr. Glenn is confidential.

He may need to share some of your private information with other healthcare professionals.

Dr. Glenn might suggest involving family members in your assessment. They will discuss this with you first.

Please remember that Dr. Glenn may be required by law to share information or a person's medical record with others. Generally, your he will tell you first if they need to do this.

 

What happens next?

After your first visit, the appointments might be shorter. Dr. Glenn will focus on checking your progress and adjusting treatments.

Generally, These appointments are scheduled every 30 days and can last up to 30 min.