Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D.?
Update this Profile
Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D., Psychiatrist

Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D.

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

(4)
490 Post St Suite 1703 San Francisco CA, 94102
Rating

5/5

About

Dr. Josephine Howard is a psychiatrist practicing in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Howard is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Howard diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Howard may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Howard treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Board Certification

Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish

Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D.'s Practice location

Josephine Howard

490 Post St -
San Francisco, CA 94102
Get Direction
New patients: 415-602-8222
Fax: 415-391-6679

Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D.'s reviews

(4)
Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Howard


5.0

Based on 4 reviews

Dr. Josephine L Howard M.D. has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 4 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Psychiatrist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Recommended Articles

  • Depakote Drug Interactions: What to Avoid

    Drug interactionWhen a substance affects the effectiveness of another drug due to their combined use, it is known as a drug interaction. The interaction can be either an increase or decrease in the effect of the drug, or it may cause an entirely new effect. Generally, interaction takes place between...

  • What Causes Schizophrenia?

    Schizophrenia is a serious disorder which affects how a person thinks, acts and feels. It is best described as a mental disorder which is characterized by abnormal social behavior and failure to understand what is real....

  • What Is ADHD: Get the Facts

    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder often referred to as ADHS is a detrimental brain condition characterized by a continuous pattern of impulsivity, inattention or hyperactivity. All these symptoms interrupt the patient’s developmental growth:...

  • Psychotherapy for Depression

    If you have depression, the most recommended treatment for you would be psychotherapy. The term psychotherapy, which is also known as therapy, in short, involves various techniques of treatment. During therapy, you talk to a licensed, trained, and experienced therapist in mental health care. The...

  • When Do the Symptoms of Autism Begin to Surface?

    Autism is a developmental disorder that affects children as early as infancy. It is usually characterized by delay in or deviation from standard patterns of development, primarily in areas such as social interaction, verbal and non-verbal communication and interests.A lifelong condition, the exact...

  • Can Kava Relieve Anxiety? Learn the Truth About this Herbal Remedy

    Many people suffering from anxiety disorders often turn to prescription drugs to ease their pain. While medications prescribed by your physician can be helpful, it is also useful to explore homeopathic remedies.  Kava, also known as kava-kava, is a plant-based relaxant that has been used by Pacific...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

CALIFORNIA PACIFIC MEDICAL CTR-PACIFIC CAMPUS HOSPl

2333 BUCHANAN STREET SAN FRANCISCO CA 94115

Head east on Post Street 427 ft
Turn left onto Powell Street 1730 ft
Turn left onto Sacramento Street 1.2 mi
Turn right onto Buchanan Street 207 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

SAINT FRANCIS MEMORIAL HOSPITALl

900 HYDE ST SAN FRANCISCO CA 94109

Head east on Post Street 427 ft
Turn right onto Powell Street 343 ft
Turn right onto Geary Street 965 ft
Turn right onto Taylor Street 1378 ft
Turn left onto Pine Street 1441 ft
Turn left onto Hyde Street 171 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

CHINESE HOSPITALl

845 JACKSON ST SAN FRANCISCO CA 94133

Head east on Post Street 427 ft
Turn left onto Powell Street 2709 ft
Turn right onto Jackson Street 161 ft
Turn right 83 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left