At Catalyst Medical Group, our mental health providers specialize in the comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of mental and behavioral health conditions.
Mental health issues can stem from various factors, including genetic predisposition, environmental stressors, or chemical imbalances in the brain. Whether you're dealing with autism, depression, attention problems, or anxiety, our mental health providers are here to provide personalized care plans designed for your unique needs.
Psychotherapy, also known as talk therapy, can aid individuals in exploring their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. This helps to develop coping strategies, improve communication, and enhance overall mental well-being.
In some cases, medication management is an essential component of mental health treatment. Our experienced practitioners assess each patient's symptoms and medical history to prescribe appropriate medications. These medications, such as antidepressants, mood stabilizers, or antianxiety drugs, are carefully monitored to ensure effectiveness and minimize side effects.
Many patients benefit from a treatment plan with both talk therapy and medications. If counseling with talk therapy is determined to be part of your treatment plan, our practitioners and team will work with you and help guide you every step of the way.
Pediatric Behavioral Health
Children and adolescents may face unique challenges related to mental and behavioral health, including autism spectrum disorders, depression, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and anxiety disorders. We see patients of all ages, providing early intervention, support, and therapeutic interventions tailored to their needs.
For children ages 0 to 19 years, we oversee the administration of behavioral health medications and other treatments. We have strong relationships with local counselors, and we are dedicated to guiding you throughout the process to connect you with the ideal professional for your child's needs.
When to Ask for Help
If you notice any of the following signs in yourself or your child, it's crucial to seek professional help:
- Social challenges: Difficulty in building and maintaining relationships, social isolation, or impaired social skills
- Repetitive behaviors: Engaging in repetitive actions or rituals, which can be indicative of certain behavioral or anxiety disorders
- Persistent changes in behavior: Sudden mood swings, withdrawal from social activities, or changes in academic performance
- Difficulty concentrating: Inability to focus on tasks, leading to academic or occupational challenges
- Excessive worry or fear: Persistent, overwhelming worry or fear that interferes with daily activities
At Catalyst Medical Group, we understand the impact of mental and behavioral health conditions on daily life. Our compassionate and skilled practitioners are committed to providing the highest-quality care to help individuals and families navigate these challenges successfully.
To schedule a consultation with our mental health providers at our Mental Health Wellness Center, please request an appointment online or call (208) 746-4012. We are here to support you on your journey to improved mental and emotional well-being.
Catalyst Medical Group in Lewiston, Idaho, offers walk-in care seven days a week with extended evening hours, providing quality, cost-effective treatment for unexpected injuries or illnesses.
Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Why Choose Catalyst Medical Group?
At Catalyst Medical Group, our specialty-trained providers are proud to serve our community and provide experienced and compassionate medical treatments to patients through our Mental Health Wellness Center in Lewiston. Our mental health specialists have completed additional training, specifically in mental health treatment and support. With this advanced training, Justine Arabi, LCPC; Stephanie Carpenter, FNP, PMHNP; Jarod Fitzgerald, Ph.D; and Cassidy Hartshorn, MSW, have the experience and expertise to help you or your loved one gain or maintain better mental wellness.
To consult with our mental health experts at our Mental Health Wellness Center, please request an appointment online or call (208) 746-4012.