Personalized Mental Health Care
How can we help you?
Life isn’t easy. You may be struggling with an emotional challenge, life changes, or simply seeking insight, to better understand yourself. Physical health issues can also impact mental health, as can diet and nutrition.
Dr. Weiss is a psychiatrist who has treated tens of thousands of patients to help them achieve a positive, healthy lifestyle, mentally and physically.
If you are seeking a happier, more balanced life, we are here to support you with therapy, medications (if needed,) and a comprehensive, tailored mental health care plan just for you.
Dr. Weiss practices psychiatry drawing on a broad background of medical experience and skill. He has practiced psychiatry for over 20 years and internal medicine for three decades.
We do not accept insurance but are accepting new private patients. Learn More.
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Don’t Let Anxiety or Depression Run Your Life
Life is full of stressful events and challenges. Each person handles it differently. For some, depression or anxiety exist with a trigger. For others, there may be no obvious trigger.
In fact, anxiety and depression are two of the most common mental health conditions facing Americans.
Treatment is available that makes a difference. For example, therapy and medication together are medically proven to help many if not most people, when properly performed and prescribed. Click to read Dr. Weiss article comparing anxiety treatment and anti-anxiety medications.
Non-pharmaceutical and ancillary options can also be effective. Dr. Weiss is experienced in treatments to overcome symptoms of anxiety and depression for the short and long term.
The Myth of Happy All the Time
Social pressure to be happy all the time is unrealistic for everyone. Yet we sometimes judge ourselves harshly for not being “better” at life.
We are surrounded by pressure to be more productive, wealthier, attractive, accomplished. We might feel we are supposed to sail through something complicated and hard, like grieving.
It’s a formula for emotional struggle. Therapy is a safe place to explore life and learn ways to navigate and define what is true for you.
Be your own best friend.
Dr. Weiss works with his patients to develop techniques for self-support.
Your entire life has led to this moment. Therapy is a great way to replace self-destructive themes and their origins–so you can heal, and come to terms with what is getting in the way of experiencing life’s joys.
Dr. Weiss works with patients to replace the concept of “happiness” with the reality of life well-lived.
Options for Treatment
Therapy, and medication (if needed), are proven in many cases to be a powerful aid to overcome psychiatric roadblocks to mental health.
Other non-medication options are specific to particular symptoms or overall health for a better mind and body relationship.
A combination is sometimes the right choice.
Those decisions are best determined between the patient and Dr. Weiss.
Effective treatment is not one-size-fits-all.
Why Psychiatry Austin?
Dr. Weiss is Board-Certified in Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Addiction Psychiatry, Brain Injury Medicine, and Forensic Psychiatry, with subspecialty training in Nutrition.
In addition to treating patients, Dr. Weiss is a Board-Certified Forensic Psychiatrist with decades of experience.
“Talk therapy” to develop insight and solutions.
Medication if needed.
Depression and anxiety are two common conditions that benefit from a mixed approach to treatment: medication and/or insight-oriented therapy.
Health, Not “Just” Mental Health
Dr. Weiss is deeply qualified to work with your other physicians to ensure your mental health treatment functions with treatment of other medical conditions.
Patients tell their stories
I have felt very respected and empowered as a patient in his care.
– Rhonda S.
As a parent of an Autistic son there have been many challenges, and many blessings!
We are so grateful to have been introduced to Dr. Weiss who worked with us to find the right combination of meds, that allowed our son as a young adult be part of life, in his home and community! THANK YOU!!!
– Ken Z.
He is a genius when it comes to evaluating the need for medication. I recommend him highly.
– Beth L., LCSW
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-Mental Health Colleague
¾ mile west of Mopac Expressway, next door to the Finish Line Car Wash.
Exit TX-2244 toward Rollingwood/ West Lake Hills. Take Frontage Road and turn right (west) onto Bee Caves Rd. Turn right into bldg. complex past the car wash.
South > North on Mopac Expwy. Take left lane to ramp onto TX-1 Loop
Take Frontage Road and turn right (west) onto Bee caves Road. Follow 3/4 miles; right into the building complex past carwash.
Capitol of Texas Hwy (TX-360) North > South
TRM 2244/Bee Caves Rd. Exit; turn right on Bee Caves Road. 2.8 miles. Turn left into The Palisades building complex.