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Choosing a psychologist can be a daunting task. Many people aren’t sure what type of provider they are looking for or what the process entails. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions.
To search for a psychologist in Central New York by specialty, location, services offered, or populations served, please go to our online directory.
In New York State, psychologists currently cannot prescribe medication, however they will often work with a medical doctor such as a primary care physician or a psychiatrist to develop a treatment plan that includes both therapy and medication. If you are interested in medication you can discuss this with your psychologist and he or she will be able to help you determine how to seek out additional medical consultation.
You can obtain New York State license information for psychologists and other professions on the Office of the Professions website.