Dr. Jerry Lee Halverson MD
Psychiatrist | Psychiatry202 S Park St Madison WI, 53715
Dr. Jerry Halverson is a psychiatrist practicing in Madison, WI. Dr. Halverson is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Halverson diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Halverson 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. Halverson treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Education and Training
New Jersey College of Dentistry 1999
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN- Psychosomatic Medicine
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