Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C
Physician AssistantOne 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
Ms. Lea Hayley Brainerd PA-C's Expert Contributions
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
- American Academy of Physician Assistants
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