Overview

Carly Snyder, M.D. offers comprehensive reproductive psychiatry & women’s mental health services centered on a combination approach of traditional psychiatric and integrative medicine-based treatments to optimize the whole body, mind and well-being.

"Mom's club" by Petras Gagilas

Diagnoses Treated

Dr. Snyder treats women experiencing challenges related to:
+ major life transitions
+ relationship / marital stressors
+ miscarriage / perinatal loss
+ infertility and related treatment (IUI, IVF)
+ pregnancy/postpartum including breastfeeding
+ bonding/attachment difficulties
+ stressors associated with motherhood
+ breast, ovarian and related cancers
+ menopause

Services Provided

+ Complementary, alternative approach including various non-pharmacological methods
+ Therapies: Interpersonal, Cognitive Behavioral, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Supportive
Psychotherapy
, among others as needed
+ Treatment of mood disorders, among other psychiatric illnesses
+ Psychopharmacology for mood disorders across the reproductive life span
+ Mental healthcare as related to fertility treatment(s)
+ Pre-pregnancy consultation
+ Treatment of psychiatric illness throughout pregnancy and the postpartum period
+ Management of medications while breastfeeding
+ Assistance with attachment/bonding
+ Parenting guidance and support

Diagnoses Treated Include But Are Not Limited To

+ Depression (ex. Major Depressive Disorder, Dysthymic Disorder, among others)
+ Anxiety (ex. Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder,
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, among others)
+ Bipolar Disorder
+ PMS/PMDD (Premenstrual Syndrome/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder)
+ Antepartum (during pregnancy) and Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders
+ Menopausal Depression
+ Mood disorders in context of general medical illnesses

Treatment Plans

At the end of the initial consultation, several forms of treatment may be integrated into our treatment plan to provide solutions with the ultimate goal of comprehensive wellness. Modalities of treatment may include psychotherapy, lifestyle modifications, fitness, sleep hygiene recommendations, complementary therapies, and the potential for pharmacotherapy if indicated.