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Dr. Melone grew up in Reno and is privileged to serve Nevada residents. She is deeply committed to care centered around the patient and hopes to establish long lasting bonds with each of her patients. A compassion approach with a thorough review of systems allows her to make accurate diagnoses and choose a treatment method that best serves each diagnosis. Dr. Melone has worked extensively as an adult psychiatrist and a child psychiatrist. Her background is broader than most psychiatrists, and she has completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and she has worked developing and helping to implement behavior plans for children and teens. She did both her residency in Adult Psychiatry and fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Nevada, Reno. During fellowship she has had experience working as an online psychiatrist as well.
New Day Behavioral Healthcare offers effective care from a psychiatrist who works as an adult psychiatrist and child psychiatrist through telepsychiatry. We treat a number of mental health disorders, and provide a neutral ground to individuals, families, and couples. We treat children, teens, and adults in Nevada. As an online psychiatrist only, we do not offer in person visits. In compliance with the Ryan Haight Act, we will not be prescribing controlled substances online psychatrist including stimulants and benzodiazepines.
Telepsychiatry visits allow you to see your psychiatrist/child psychiatrist from the comfort of your home or office. Online sessions are held from the safety of your own home at a time that is convenient for you through our easy scheduling platform. You can use our secure video conferencing on your computer, laptop or smartphone anywhere there is an internet connection in the state of Nevada!
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Positive behavioral interventions can be beneficial to the child and parents and can strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of development. Collaboration with schools can improve the child's relationship with teachers and even improve school performance.
In this model the insurance is not billed by the medical practice. This gives you the option to go through insurance or not. A super bill can be provided on request which the patient can give to their insurance for potential reimbursement after the completed appointment. The practice requires payment before the service is provided.
This involves the initial interview, diagnostic assessment, and treatment recommendations. One hour duration.
A follow up appointment which can involve medication management. 30 minute duration.
A medication management follow up appointment with additional time for psychotherapy.
****If you have insurance you can send the insurance a super bill for reimbursement. New Day Behavioral Healthcare is not responsible for insurance reimbursement and will not guarantee reimbursement. Please contact your insurance prior to booking.****