Laura Dabney, Psychiatrist
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Laura Dabney

Psychiatrist | Psychiatry

4542 Bonney Rd Suite D Virginia Beach VA, 23462



Dr. Laura Dabney is a psychiatrist practicing in Virginia Beach, VA. Dr. Dabney is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Dabney diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Dabney 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. Dabney treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.

Education and Training

Eastern Virginia Medical School 1995

Provider Details

Laura Dabney
Laura Dabney's Expert Contributions
  • What vitamins help control anger?

    Hi, Thank you for reaching out. I’m afraid there aren’t any vitamins to control anger per se. Anger is a normal emotion and therefore it’s not something we want to eliminate. If you’re talking about difficulty controlling your anger, the best course is to see a therapist or coach to help you learn how to best manage your anger so you can use it to your advantage. READ MORE

  • Are there any natural remedies or medications that will help with anxiety and depression?

    Hello, I'm so sorry to hear you've been suffering from anxiety and depression for so long. Medications can be helpful to take the edge of some of these disorders but, as you found out, they often have side effects, addiction potential and often lose their effectiveness over time. I, and many others, have successfully treated anxiety and depression with counseling or therapy. This is not a quick fix, but it sidesteps all the medication problems. It typically takes three months of therapy to notice a difference and six months to a year and a half to resolve. READ MORE

  • I need sex everyday but my husband doesn’t feel the need. What's wrong with me?

    Hi, It can be upsetting to be on a different page from your spouse, but it doesn't mean there's something wrong with you! In fact, it's very normal to be on separate pages when it comes to your sex life and other things because you are two different people. Whenever a partner is on a separate page, I encourage them to state their position clearly and then listen respectively to their partner's position. If that has been done (and not assumed!), then the next move is a compromise. Realize that no one is right and no one is wrong, but now together you have a problem to solve. Something like: "Hmm, since we have different needs, how are we going to work this out." That could take the form of more sex one week and less the next or more sex on the weekends and less during the week, etc. Dr. Dabney READ MORE

Laura Dabney's Practice location

Practice At 4542 Bonney Rd Suite D

4542 Bonney Rd Suite D -
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
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Laura Dabney has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 104 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.

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Head southeast 334 ft
Turn left 93 ft
Turn right onto Bonney Road 2150 ft
Turn left onto Independence Boulevard (VA 225) 335 ft
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Merge left onto Virginia Beach-Norfolk Expressway (I 264) 1.7 mi
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Head southeast 334 ft
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Turn right onto Bonney Road 2150 ft
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