PSYCHIATRIC ASSESSMENT This consists of a 90-minute appointment where Dr. Dara will complete a psychiatric assessment and formulate an individualized treatment plan. The first meeting is a consultation to determine whether her approach is appropriate or whether a different direction or provider is more suitable. If this is the case, she will do her best to provide you with referrals.
MEDICATION MANAGEMENT Dr. Dara has expertise in treating Adult ADHD. She uses evidence-based medication management while collaborating with the patient, family members, and therapist.
Psychotherapy Dr. Dara has limited availability to provide psychotherapy. She primarily utilizes a psychodynamic approach to explore how childhood behavior patterns affect current relationships, family difficulties, career challenges, and life transitions. Dr. Dara provides Adult ADHD patients with the skills and behaviors to better manage their organizational and time management difficulties, She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy for those whose chronic ADHD symptoms have led to low self-esteem and emotional dysregulation.