Northwest Behavioral Medicine
Northwest Behavioral Research Center

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Doctors & Therapists

Amy Hostetter, M.D.

 

Background:
Magna Cum Laude, Psychology, Emory University
Medical Doctor from University of California, San Francisco
Psychiatry Residency, Emory University

Bio:
Dr. Hostetter graduated from Emory University, Phi Beta Kappa, with a Magna Cum Laude degree in psychology. After graduation, she worked in the Emory Women’s Mental Health Program laboratory investigating placental passage and breast milk excretion of psychiatric medications. She has authored several peer reviewed publications, book chapters and poster presentations relevant to women’s mental health. She attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco and returned to Emory for her residency in psychiatry. In addition to women’s mental health, Dr. Hostetter has an interest in integrative psychiatry, or the use of both conventional and complementary medicine in a holistic approach to patient care. She has participated in extensive training in cognitively based compassion meditation through the Emory-Tibet Partnership and has a special interest in cognitive behavioral therapy for healthy eating and weight management. In her practice, she provides personalized treatments which may include both therapy and medication management. Nutrition, exercise, stress management and mind-body centering practices are considered for each individual as well.

Certifications:

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2014

Diplomate, American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine 2014

 

Specialties:

  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Integrative Psychiatry
  • Psychotic Disorders, Schizophrenia
  • Attention Deficit Disorders
  • Women’s Issues
  • Pre-conception evaluation and consultation
  • Pregnancy evaluation and treatment, Postpartum illness prevention and treatment, Pregnancy loss, Fertility
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for healthy eating/weight management
  • Assertiveness Training (to ensure effective communication skills in all relationships)

Hours Available :
Mon-Fri 9-5pm, Roswell Office

Insurance Accepted:
(This list may not be up to date, please check with your insurance company)

  • Aetna
  • Medicare
  • Value Options
  • CIGNA

Dr. Hostetter is not currently accepting patients under 21 years of age