Dr. Dara

Psychiatry



What is Adult ADHD?

Have you ever wondered why it takes you longer to complete tasks compared to others, or why you always misplace your phone and keys, or why you are unable to wind down and relax when you have free time? These are just a few of the Adult Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder symptoms that are not always recognized and unfortunately mislabeled as carelessness and laziness or misdiagnosed as anxiety.

ADHD is a highly hereditary disorder that starts at birth and usually continues into adulthood. It is often co-morbid with many other psychiatric illnesses including Anxiety Disorders, Mood Disorders, Eating Disorders and Substance Use Disorders.

I have a particular interest in providing assessments and treatment for adults with suspected and previously diagnosed ADHD. I have significant experience working with patients with multiple psychiatric disorders including:

Extensive Experience

  • Panic Disorder

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Social Phobia

  • Illness Anxiety Disorder

  • Obessive Compulsive Disorder

  • Trichillotomania

  • Depression

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Womens' Mental Health

  • Reproductive Concerns

  • Anorexia Nervosa

  • Bulimia Nervosa

  • Binge Eating Disorder

Locations

Dr. Dara's offices are located in Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd, PA.

Philadelphia Office

255 South 17th Street
Suite 605
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Main Line Office

191 Presidential Boulevard
Suite W-10
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Phone: (610) 686-9161
Fax: (610) 273-5562

Email: drdara@drdarapsychiatry.com

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About Dr. Dara

Dr. Dara Psychiatry is a boutique psychiatry practice in Philadelphia and in the Main Line suburbs that provides psychiatric medication management and psychotherapy services.

Video appointments are currently available for both new and established patients via secure video chat technology.

I maintain a small, selective practice that allows me to devote a high level of attention to each individual person.

Above all else, my goal is for you to feel comfortable, heard and understood. I am here to help you get your life in order, improve your performance at work and at school, improve your relationships and increase your confidence and overall well-being.

"When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves"

-Viktor Frankl