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Jamie Lee Durchin, PA-C, CAQ-Psychiatry

Certifications:

  • Board Certified Physician Assistant with a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA, Honors graduate, 2006.
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry/Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Psychiatry through the NCCPA (National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants)

Specialization:  I have over 17 years of experience working as a PA in psychiatry, treating adolescents, adults, geriatric, and special needs populations.  I provide psychiatric evaluations and behavioral health medication management for various ailments, including but not limited to depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, bipolar, ADD/ADHD, and thought disorders.  Clearance for weight loss surgery, spinal cord stimulators, and hepatitis treatment can also be provided.

Style:  Thorough assessments to formulate a treatment plan best suited for the person’s individual needs, striving for the person to feel comfortable during the session.  Emphasis is placed on education regarding symptoms and available treatments. 

Biography:  Born & Raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania, completed a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.  Moved to Florida in 2016 after practicing for 10 years in Scranton, PA.  Joined Dr. Noonan’s practice in 2018 and maintained a part-time position at Meadowbrook Psychiatric & Counseling Centre in Lakeland, FL.

I am a past NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Scranton Chapter board member and currently a member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants (FAPA) and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). 

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