Psychiatrists are medical doctors who specialize in diagnosing and treating mental disorders. A clinical psychiatrist can prescribe medications when necessary.
Olathe Health provides adult inpatient psychiatric services, which include intense therapeutic assessment, intervention and treatment to stabilize individuals in crisis. If you or a loved one is facing a mental health crisis, call 9-1-1 or come to an Emergency Department near you. The most important step—and often the hardest one to take—is asking for help.