Dr. Whitney Bakken, MD

PsychiatryFemaleAge 43

Dr. Bakken

Behavioral Health Specialists

802 New Holland Ave Ste 100 Lancaster, PA 17602

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(717) 560-3782

Dr. Whitney Bakken, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Lancaster, PA. Dr. Bakken has more experience with Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in her area. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bakken to book an appointment.

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Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bakken treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bakken treats other conditions, please contact the office at (717) 560-3782.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Bakken is experienced in the area of Psychotic Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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Dr. Bakken's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

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(717) 560-3782

Dr. Bakken accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Personal Choice PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan

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    A tremendous help through at one of the lowest points in my life
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    Dr. Whitney Bakken, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Lancaster, PA. Dr. Bakken has more experience with Psychotic Disorders than other specialists in...Read more


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    What are Dr. Whitney Bakken, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Bakken frequently treats Psychotic Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Bakken specializes.

    Where is Dr. Whitney Bakken, MD's office located?

    Dr. Bakken's office is located at 802 New Holland Ave Ste 100, Lancaster, PA 17602. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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