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Ajit Kalayil, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Current Availability:

Monday 9am-5pm Tuesday 9am- 5pm Thursday (virtual only) 10am-2pm Friday 10am-3pm

Ajit  Kalayil remote and phone therapy in IllinoisAjit  Kalayil remote and phone therapy in Illinois
Provides therapy in Illinois

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    a partner in their mental health care. My approach is working with your goals and formulating a plan together to help you achieve wellness.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    As a PMHNP my primary approach is medication management with psychotropic medications. I provide medication recommendations while including education on how medications may alleviate concerning symptoms. Supportive therapy is included in my approach.

  • Together, we will:

    Discuss options to help manage your concerning symptoms. We will coordinate a plan that best fits your needs and develop a working relationship to help you achieve wellness

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    Identify as LGBT+, new parents, adoptees and hopeful adoptive parents, fertility patients, as well as those looking for treatment for ADHD, anxiety, and depression to name a few.

  • I became a therapist because:

    My career as a bedside nurse for over a decade in labor and delivery unlocked a passion for working with those impacted by mental health disorders.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    I offer in-person sessions at my office in the lakeview neighborhood of chicago which is conveniently located to public transportation.

  • More about me and my practice:

    The most convenient way to schedule your first appointment with me is through my self schedule portal on my website www.kalayilpsychiatry.com under the schedule today tab.

More Details:


$125 - $200

In-Network with:

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, UnitedHealthcare

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