If you are experiencing chronic and consistent emotional distress, you might benefit from seeing a psychiatrist. Psychiatrists are capable of evaluating your conditions and prescribing medications that might alleviate some of your symptoms.

GatorCare members have access to psychiatry services through UF Health and Lucet Behavioral Health (Formerly known as New Directions). Wait times, copays, and referral requirements may vary, so visit each provider’s webpages to learn more.

Talkspace Free Psychiatry

GatorCare members (including dependents and spouses) ages 18+ are eligible to receive free and unlimited online counseling and psychiatry services through Talkspace. Talkspace provides confidential services through a digital platform via live video or messaging. Communicate with a licensed mental health provider wherever you are, whenever is best for you. Use the registration link below to begin.

UF Health Psychiatry

UF Health Psychiatry provides care for children and adults experiencing developmental differences, mental health symptoms, or addiction. Speak with your primary care physician about a referral for care.