Summit Psychological Services
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1350 Old Freeport Rd, Suite 1A
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Thank you for choosing Summit Psychological Services for your psychological and psychiatric needs. On behalf of everyone here, we are delighted that you have placed your confidence in us. We are committed to providing you with the best possible care.
Confidence and Adolescence
At Summit, we are committed to providing a positive experience while you start or continue your journey to a healthier, happy you. Whether you are looking for assistance with an immediate problem or to gain a greater understanding of yourself, we would like to help you on your journey.
We have a team of qualified and experienced therapists who are ready and excited to work with you.
We understand how important the decision to commit to working on your health can be, and we recognize that taking the step to look for a therapist is not easy. We will be here for you EVERY step of the way to ensure that you are not alone in this process. Our staff would like to share in your journey to achieve your goals.
Sometimes it is at our darkest times that we have the most opportunity for growth.
Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light.
- J.K. Rowling
Insurance Carrier Update
All patients are now responsible for paying any co-pays, co-insurance or deductibles related to his/her/their health plans. You will need to contact the office with your payment information immediately before or immediately after each session you have with your provider(s) to be able to continue services with us.
If you do not know what your co-pay, co-insurance or deductible is, please contact your insurance carrier. Please bear in mind that these payments are your contractual obligation with your insurance carrier and us as a practice. We cannot continue to provide services to you if you do not make payments for the services.
Please visit the Insurance and Billing tab and the Patient Information tab for our office policies related to patient payments, late fees and no-show fees as well as our other operational policy and procedures.
COVID-19 - Corona Virus Update
Summit Psychological Services is continuing to care for patients during the current crisis. Our practice remains committed to ensuring the best care for our patients while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for all.
We are experiencing a higher than normal call volume and appreciate your patience.
Existing patients - Please feel free to utilize communication via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or our website's contact us page if at all possible. We are continuing to care for our patients and will promptly respond to questions and concerns, including forwarding messages to your provider so they can assist if needed.
New patient Inquiries - At this time we are taking new patients and can assist you in getting these appointments set up. Please reach out to our intake department to inquire about becoming a new patient. You can reach intake at the following email address email@example.com .
We currently are performing appointments via telehealth sessions and now offering in-person sessions on a limited basis. If you have an upcoming in-person appointment, you will receive a call from our staff to confirm the day before your appointment and to cover COVID screening questions. Please do not arrive at the office unless this has been approved by a member of our staff. Make sure your phone is enabled to receive any calls from blocked/unknown numbers as some staff are working from home. Please utilize emergency services in the event of a crisis: Re:Solve Crisis: 888-796-8226 / Peer Support Network- Warmline: 1-877-550-4007.
Video Visits Available Now!
We're thrilled to be offering you secure video visits. While we love it when you visit us in the office, we understand that it's not always convenient to do so. Video visits allow you to receive the same quality care as you do in the clinic, without taking time off work or finding a sitter to see us.
Video visits are appropriate for many types of appointments, especially follow-up and minor urgent care. Feel free to request a video visit right here from the website. We look forward to seeing you soon!
This type of treatment involves a psychiatric evaluation and diagnosis of the mental health condition in order to assess the treatment plan needed.
Medication management involves ongoing assessments of the patient's progress, side effects, and need for modification of medication regimens which occur on a regular basis.
We have a board certified child and general psyciatrist as well as a Doctor Nurse Practice, Mental Health Nurse Practitioner available to provide these services.
This type of treatment is used if an individual or family is in crisis or has special needs. This treatment is usually recommended for a patient with personality disorders, relationship dysfunction, or adjustment difficulties due to life stressors. Individual therapy may involve using behavioral, cognitive, supportive or dynamic therapies, and the length of treatment may differ depending on the treatment type recommended and the patient’s ability to develop insight and/or make behavioral changes.
This type of treatment can be used along with individual therapy, if there are difficulties in a primary relationship. It can also be used if the identified patient’s psychiatric disorder is adversely affecting the relationship.
This type of treatment may also be used in conjunction with individual treatment or may be the only treatment recommended. Family therapy is used when the patient is experiencing difficulties functioning within the family, or when family members need assistance or training in learning to live with a patient who has a psychiatric disorder.
Medical Marijuana Certification
At Summit, we have a medical doctor available that is able to provide the certification needed to individuals who suffer from a qualifying medical condition.
We have clinicians available to perform various types of evaluations including Act 235 evaluations, Act 120 evaluations, SAP evaluations and disability evaluations.
We have clinicians available to perform psychological testing and assesments such as intelligence testing, personality testing, neuropsychological testing, aptitude, vocational and other testing .
1350 Old Freeport Rd, Suite 1A
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
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