Psychiatry

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

UK Psychiatry provides a full range of clinical services for adults and adolescents. The department's multidisciplinary faculty is active in a variety of clinical and research interests in biological psychiatry, pharmacotherapy, and behavior therapy including cognitive therapy. The department's facilities include an inpatient unit housed at UK Good Samaritan Hospital, Kentucky Children's Hospital and an outpatient clinic located at Fountain Court in Lexington.

Specialties:

  • Anxiety Disorders and depression
  • Family therapy
  • Individual and group psychotherapy
  • Personality disorders
  • Psychosomatic disorders

Programs:

Accepted Insurance

  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • UK-HMO
  • UK-PPO
  • UK-EPO
  • UK-Student Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid

Resources

SMART
PROGRAM

Combining medication-assisted treatment with group and individual therapy sessions, the Supportive Medication and Recovery Treatment program (SMART) aims to comprehensively address the unique needs of individuals with substance use disorders.

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