Morningside Psychiatry - Virginia Dawson, MD


At the heart of this practice is the belief that treatment should seamlessly integrate medication management and psychotherapy. Dr. Dawson is an Emory-trained, board-certified psychiatrist practicing in the historic Morningside - Virginia Highland neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Dawson's approach to treatment is warm and supportive. She believes that life can be complex, and that while careful use of medication can be useful for treating symptoms, there is usually much more to our story that also needs to be explored. With this in mind, her treatment style offers generous appointment lengths, allowing patients time be heard and discuss their diagnosis and treatment plan. Psychotherapy Areas of Interest: Mood & Anxiety Disorders Phase of Life Transitions (ex. Education, Professional Life, Marriage, Divorce, Infertility, Parenthood, Retirement) Existential Concerns Women's Mental Health (ex. Infertility, Pregnancy and Menopause) Relationship Challenges Sleep Difficulties Lifestyle & Wellness

Additional Information

PSI Perinatal Mental Health 2-Day Certificate Course Yes

PSI/2020 Mom Online Maternal Mental Health Course No

PSI Frontline Provider Training No

PSI Advanced Psychopharmacology Course No

Psychiatric Medication Prescriber Medication Evaluation and Prescription


1164 North Highland Ave. NE
First Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
United States

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Mondays and Thursdays, by appointment only


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