Jena Jamison is an adult psychiatrist who treats patients with psychiatric illness, who may also be undergoing stress or transition at various stages of life.
She is invested in a holistic approach to care; considering biological, psychological, and social underpinnings of illness. Dr. Jamison treats current problems and focuses on prevention of recurrence using psychotherapy, nutrition and lifestyle management, and medication management when indicated. She partners with patients to help them institute changes in diet and nutritional intake, as well as recommending nutritional supplements when indicated. She also focuses on women's health, and changing treatment approaches for women throughout the life span.
Dr. Jamison has training and experience in medication treatment as well as psychodynamic therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, and group process therapy. She uses these approaches to address anxiety, depression, adjustment to life transitions or other stressors, low self-esteem, trauma, and trouble with interpersonal relationships. Dr. Jamison is interested in complementary approaches to psychiatric care; particularly nutrition management.
Dr. Jamison received her undergraduate degree from Duke University and her medical degree from the Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University. She received psychiatry residency training at the University of Virginia, and served as a Chief Resident during her final year of training.…