Dr. Caroline Miner, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 66

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Caroline Miner, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Miner has extensive experience in Neurodevelopmental Disorders. She graduated from UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA / COLLEGE OF EDUCATION in 1997. Her office accepts new patients.

Dr. Caroline Miner, MD

Palo Alto Med Foundation - SC

2025 Soquel Ave Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Miner treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Miner treats other conditions, please contact the office at (831) 458-4888.

Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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ADHD and-or ADD
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Conduct Disorder
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
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Dr. Miner's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

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Dr. Miner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
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Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
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Dr. Miner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Miner

4.1

Based on 9 ratings

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Total pill pusher. No real cognitive therapy goes on. She just prescribes. If you just want to mask the problem along with side effects go to her if you actually want therapy that fixes the problem go elsewhere.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
2 people found this helpful
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J in Tucson, AZ – May 10, 2016
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Dr. Miner is the best doctor I have ever seen! We are especially fortunate to have her in psychiatric practice. Her rapport, therapy and medication management are all phenomenal. She has made such a difference in my life to get me back to living the personal and professional lives I love most. Thank you, Dr. Miner, for gifting me with this kind of happiness and peace for 2016!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jan 04, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Caroline Miner, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Miner...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
Residency Hospital
University Of Az College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1997
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA / COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Caroline Miner, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Miner frequently treats Neurodevelopmental Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Miner specializes.

Where is Dr. Caroline Miner, MD's office located?

Dr. Miner's office is located at 2025 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Palo Alto Med Foundation - SC

Palo Alto Medical Foundation2025 Soquel Ave Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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