Dr. Lawrence R. Jones, MD

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Dr. Lawrence R. Jones, MD

Psychiatry | Male

Carolina Partners in Mental HealthCare, PLLC 1200 Ridgefield Blvd Ste 250, Asheville, NC 28806 Get Directions
(828) 633-6070

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L. Ralph Jones, MD, joined Carolina Partners in 2013. He earned his MD from Kansas University School of Medicine, and...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Psychiatry

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      • Psychiatry

      Conditions Treated

      • Acquired Brain Injuries
      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Adjustment Disorder
      • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
      • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
      • Antisocial Personality Disorder
      • Anxiety
      • Autism
      • Bipolar Disorder
      • Borderline Personality Disorder
      • Cocaine Addiction
      • Combination Drug Dependence
      • Delusional Disorder
      • Dementia
      • Depression
      • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
      • Drug Abuse
      • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
      • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
      • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
      • Homicidal Ideation
      • Major Depressive Disorder
      • Marijuana Addiction
      • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
      • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
      • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
      • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
      • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
      • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
      • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
      • Personality Disorders
      • Phobia
      • Postpartum Depression
      • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
      • Psychiatric Diseases
      • Schizophrenia
      • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
      • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
      • Social Anxiety Disorder
      • Suicidal Ideation
      • Tobacco Use Disorder

      Procedures Performed

      • Medication Management
      • Psychiatric Evaluation

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1968

      • Internship Hospital
        Cleveland Clin Hosp

        Completed in 1969

      • Undergraduate School
        Kansas University

        Graduated in 1964

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      Languages Spoken

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      • Specializes in Psychiatry
      • Board certified in Psychiatry
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
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      Dr. Jones says...

      L. Ralph Jones, MD, joined Carolina Partners in 2013. He earned his MD from Kansas University School of Medicine, and has been practicing mental health care for over 40 years. Dr Jones has previously worked as the Medical Director at the Mission Hospital Psychiatry Department and Prime Doc Psychiatry Services in Asheville, NC. He is board certified in psychiatry and has recently received the William Bruce Award for outstanding contributions in the fields of Psychology and Behavioral Medicine. Dr. Jones has also published several books and is currently a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the North Carolina Medical Society, and the North Carolina Psychiatric Association. He is currently treating patients ages 18 and up in our South Asheville, NC office and specializes in medication management for substance abuse, mood/psychotic disorders, anxiety and depression.

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      Dr. Jones' Care Philosophy

      At Carolina Partners in Mental HealthCare we have a diverse, talented and experienced group of psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, LCSWs and clinicians educated in a multitude of areas, including mental health, nutrition, naturopathic health and general wellness. This gives us the ability to find just the right solution for you.

      Each client's needs are unique. We offer you access to over 90 clinicians in our 23 North Carolina locations with distinct areas of expertise and the combined knowledge and experience to give you and your family the best possible care.

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      • 23 convenient North Carolina locations:
        • Asheville, Cary, Chapel Hill, Concord, Durham, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Wilson
      • Over 90 mental health care professionals
      • Attentive and supportive office staff, offering you personalized care
      • Fast appointments (8:30am-5pm, M-F)
      • Evening and weekend appointments
      • Most health insurance plans are accepted and claims are filed on your behalf