Debra Barnett, MD, DFAPA

Associates for Behavioral Medicine

TMS of New Tampa

TMS OF NEW TAMPA (insurance and self pay accepted)

Refer to the TMS of New Tampa page for additional information.





Our services include a thorough evaluation, medication management, patient education and may serve as a complement to a patient’s current treatment team.  Our belief is that the patient benefits most by following the psychiatric evaluation with a dynamic and in-depth plan of action which is focused on the emotional and physical health of the patient.  This treatment plan can include medication and/or TMS for the diagnosis, recommendations for community resources, and short-term or long-term counseling or psychotherapy. 

Diagnosis and Treatment Specializations Include:

*Addictions/Substance Use Disorders

  • Alcohol
  • Drugs
    • Buprenorphine (Office Based Opioid Treatment/"Suboxone")
    • Vivitrol injections
  • Tobacco

*Geriatric Psychiatry

  • Dementia

*Mood Disorders           

  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Esketamine (Spravato)

*Psychotic Disorders

  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective Disorder

 *Anxiety Disorders

  • Social Phobia
  • PTSD
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorders
  • Panic Disorder   
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

*Pain Management Consultations for Psychiatric/Addiction Clearance

*Forensic Psychiatric Services

  • Fitness For Duty Evaluations
  • Capacity/Guardianship
  • Expert Witness

We work with a wide range of behavioral and emotional disorders and also provide medication prescription and management, and TMS.  We believe that psychiatric evaluation, in addition to complementary therapeutic approaches (medication, TMS, counseling/psychotherapy, community resources) provide the best outcome for the patient.  We have a supportive and compassionate environment, and will work with you as a unique individual to address all of your concerns.  Insurance and self pay are accepted.




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