Due to limited clinician availability, we are currently accepting new patients by referral only (with the exception of testing). If you are interested in establishing as a new patient, please have your doctor or counselor fax your referral information to 828-250-0890. Thank you!
Welcome to the Pisgah Institute
The Pisgah Institute is comprised of psychiatrists, doctoral level psychologists, and psychiatric nurse practitioners who address a full range of mental conditions. We provide consultation, medication management, and individual psychotherapies. We perform psychological and educational testing, stress management, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), a new treatment for depression. We provide services for children, adults, and families.
The Pisgah Institute is the largest, most comprehensive behavioral-health practice in Western North Carolina. We provide a wide variety of mental-health treatments. The home-like atmosphere of the practice provides a relaxing atmosphere where patients can feel comfortable and cared for.
This is to advise all current patients that there will be an approximate 5% increase in all of our self pay rates effective January 1, 2020. Patients that are filing their visits to their insurance will be unaffected by this…read more
Due to recent changes, we are no longer able to accept any new patients with Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) for psychiatry (medication management). We will continue to consider new patients for psychological services (counseling & testing) as…read more
We are excited to be offering career assessments with an added personality component! Career assessments with a personality component can facilitate greater insight into one’s personality, interests, and personal style preferences as related to…read more
We are PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE three new mental health practitioners to our team! Leif Johnson, PMHNP, joined our staff at the beginning of August 2019 as a full time nurse practitioner offering medication evaluations and management for…read more
This is to advise all current patients that there will be an approximate 5% increase in all of our self pay rates effective January 1, 2020. Patients that are filing their visits to their insurance will be unaffected by this change. To determine the fee you will be responsible for, please call the office or send a message through the patient portal. Thank you for your understanding as we navigate rising costs of providing care.