Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C, Psychiatrist
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Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C

Physician Assistant

One Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Ave 231 Memphis TN, 38103


Board-Certified Physician Assistant with a master’s degree from CBU in Memphis, TN, and a bachelor’s in biology/psychology from UT Chattanooga. I have experience with all levels of addiction medicine, including co-occurring mental health & medical disorders. I'm familiar with MI, DBT, CBT, and Mindfulness and believe in the power of social connection and support as key to healing. I plan to continue my education and bring healing to people with my open-minded approach. I'm passionate and strongly believe in whole-person, holistic patient care that addresses mind, body, and spiritual healing.

Education and Training

Christian Brothers Univerity MSPAS, PA 2021

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Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C
Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C's Expert Contributions
  • Hydrocodone withdrawal?

    If he cannot get a refill from his physician, he will likely start developing withdrawal symptoms that are serious, but not life-threatening, and may need treatment especially due to his age and depending on other comorbid medical conditions. I would schedule an appointment with his doctor ASAP or take him to the ER or urgent care to discuss next steps. Best thing to do is find an alternate pain management option long-term. READ MORE

  • Can a psychiatrist help alcohol addiction?

    An Addiction Psychiatrist can certainly treat alcohol addiction. General Psychiatrists may manage alcohol addiction outpatient, but it depends on the provider and the severity of the disease. READ MORE

Areas of expertise and specialization

Addiction MedicineMental health and psychiatryPrimary Care/General MedicineIntegrative Holistic Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants  

Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C's Practice location

Learn Healing Brain; Mindbloom; Recovery Delivered

One Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Ave 231 -
Memphis, TN 38103
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Fax: 901-425-9853

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