Telemedicine Mental Health Medication Management in Little Rock, AR
Welcome to Thrive Psychiatry, a trusted psychiatric practice located in downtown Little Rock, Arkansas. Our practice was founded by Dr. Fahim Rasul, who has years of experience in treating a wide range of mental health disorders.
At Thrive Psychiatry, we believe in empowering our patients to lead a fulfilling life by promoting their mental wellbeing. We have a team of experienced and compassionate providers, including Fahim Rasul, DO, and Marina Gray, APRN, who specialize in treating mental health disorders through medication management and ketamine-assisted psychotherapy.
Our physical location is at the Simmons Bank Building at 425 W Capitol Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201, and our office number is 1235. We understand that accessibility to quality mental health care can be a challenge for some, which is why we also provide telemedicine services throughout Arkansas.
At Thrive Psychiatry, we take a patient-centered approach to care. We understand that each patient has unique needs and requires individualized treatment. Our team works collaboratively with patients to develop personalized treatment plans that best fit their needs and preferences.
We specialize in ketamine-assisted psychotherapy, which is an innovative treatment approach for individuals struggling with treatment-resistant depression, anxiety, and PTSD. Our team is trained to administer ketamine in a safe and controlled environment while providing emotional support throughout the treatment.
At Thrive Psychiatry, we are committed to providing our patients with the highest quality of care. We believe in treating the whole person, not just their symptoms, to achieve optimal mental wellbeing. If you are struggling with a mental health disorder, we are here to help you thrive.
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Medication management is a treatment approach that involves the use of medications to treat mental health disorders. It involves working with a healthcare professional, such as a psychiatrist or a nurse practitioner, to find the right medication and dosage that works best for an individual's specific mental health condition.
The healthcare professional will evaluate the patient's symptoms, medical history, and any other relevant factors to develop an appropriate treatment plan. They will prescribe a medication and monitor the patient's response to it over time, adjusting the dosage or medication as needed.
Medication management is often used in conjunction with other treatment approaches, such as therapy, to help individuals manage their mental health conditions. The goal of medication management is to improve the patient's quality of life by reducing symptoms of the mental health disorder and improving overall functioning. It is important to note that medication management requires ongoing monitoring and evaluation to ensure its effectiveness and to make any necessary adjustments.
Patients should communicate openly with their healthcare provider about any side effects or concerns they may have about their medication.
*We DO NOT prescribe Benzodiazepines, Opiates, Suboxone or Stimulants.
Ketamine-assisted psychotherapy is a treatment approach that uses a medication called ketamine to help people who are struggling with mental health disorders, such as depression, anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). During the treatment, a small dose of ketamine is given to the patient, which helps to change the brain's chemical balance and relieve symptoms of the disorder.
This medication is administered in a safe and controlled environment, under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional. While the medication takes effect, the patient is guided through a psychotherapy session with a trained therapist. This combination of medication and therapy helps the patient to process and explore their thoughts and emotions in a new way.
The goal of ketamine-assisted psychotherapy is to help patients gain insight into their mental health condition and develop coping skills to manage their symptoms. Ketamine-assisted psychotherapy is typically used as a treatment option for individuals who have not had success with traditional treatments or medications for their mental health condition.
It is an innovative approach that has shown promising results in clinical studies and is becoming more widely used by mental health professionals.
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Dr. Rasul is a psychiatrist with a passion for helping patients of all ages find relief from mental health disorders. Raised in Southern California, Dr. Rasul earned his undergraduate degree from Arizona State University before going on to pursue a medical degree at Kansas City University.
Following medical school, Dr. Rasul completed a residency in psychiatry at Unity Health in Searcy, AR, where he gained extensive experience working with patients from diverse backgrounds and with a wide range of mental health concerns.
Dr. Rasul's particular interests in psychiatry include Child & Adolescent psychiatry, where he has helped many young patients navigate the challenges of growing up with mental health disorders. In addition, Dr. Rasul is a leading expert in Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy, a cutting-edge treatment approach that can offer relief for patients with treatment-resistant depression and other mental health conditions.
Throughout his career, Dr. Rasul has remained committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advances in psychiatry and providing compassionate, personalized care to each and every patient. Whether you're struggling with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, or any other mental health concern, Dr. Rasul is here to help you find the support you need to achieve your goals and thrive.
Marina Gray is a dedicated and highly qualified mental health nurse practitioner who has devoted her career to helping patients of all ages achieve optimal mental wellness. Marina is an Arkansas native, growing up in Searcy, AR. She began her nursing education at Baptist Health College in Little Rock, where she earned her LPN and RN degrees. She later pursued a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from Arkansas State University Fayetteville, followed by a Master's degree in Nursing from Walden University.
With over 7 years of experience in nursing, Marina has spent the majority of her career working in behavioral health, providing compassionate care to patients struggling with a range of mental health disorders. She has gained extensive experience working with patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings, developing expertise in diagnosis, treatment, and management of mental health conditions.
Marina is a certified mental health nurse practitioner by the American Nurses Association, a testament to her advanced knowledge and training in the field of psychiatric nursing. Her particular area of interest is working with adolescents and adults, helping patients navigate the unique challenges that come with these life stages.
As a mental health nurse practitioner, Marina is dedicated to providing each of her patients with the highest quality care, tailored to their individual needs. She takes a holistic approach to mental health, addressing not just the symptoms of mental illness but also the underlying causes and contributing factors. With her compassionate and empathetic approach, Marina is committed to helping her patients achieve their mental wellness goals and Thrive.
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Husnia Rasul is a talented and driven professional with a passion for mental health. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Husnia earned her Bachelor's degree in Child Development from California State University Dominguez Hills. With a strong interest in helping families and individuals cope with mental health challenges, she pursued a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas.
Husnia brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her role at Thrive Psychiatry, where she manages the day-to-day business operations of the practice. Her expertise in mental health and business administration enables her to provide the highest level of care and support to patients and their families.
Husnia is dedicated to ensuring that Thrive Psychiatry operates smoothly and efficiently, providing a welcoming and supportive environment for patients. She is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care and believes that each patient deserves individual attention and respect.
With her background in child development and family therapy, Husnia brings a unique perspective to her work at Thrive Psychiatry. She understands the importance of building strong, positive relationships with patients and their families, and strives to create a supportive and nurturing environment where everyone feels comfortable seeking help.
Husnia is proud to be part of the Thrive Psychiatry team and is committed to providing the highest quality mental health care to patients in the community. She looks forward to welcoming new patients and supporting them on their journey to better mental health and wellbeing.
425 W Capitol Ave Office #1235
Little Rock, AR 72201