Dr. Alfred Hunter Thompson M.D.
Psychiatrist | Psychiatry305 East Main Street Albemarle Mental Hea Elizabeth City NC, 27909
Dr. Alfred Thompson is a psychiatrist practicing in Elizabeth City, NC. Dr. Thompson is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Thompson diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Thompson 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. Thompson treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Education and Training
Univ of Md Sch of Med, Baltimore Md 1982
University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools 1982
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Univ Of Md Med Sys, Psychiatry; Univ Of Md Med Sys, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
- University Of MD Med Sys
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