Due to limited clinician availability, we are currently accepting new patients by referral only. If you are looking to become a new patient, please review our clinician availability and have your doctor or counselor fax your referral information to 828-250-0890.
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.
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
As of July 25, 2019, all patients of the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) psychiatry residents (Drs. Campbell, Carmichael, Khoubian and Magee) will change to the new office at the MAHEC Center for Psychiatry and Mental…read more
If you suffer from Major Depressive Disorder and have failed to benefit from traditional medication therapy, TMS might be for you. Using precisely targeted magnetic pulses, TMS stimulates key areas of the brain that are found to be underactive…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 the world of work. These can be especially helpful for folks who are working to identify an area of study, a first-time career seeker, and people considering career transitions. If you know of someone interested in scheduling a career assessment with Dr. Katie Double, please have them reach out to Mackenzie at 828-254-9494 ext. 2. We are also happy to answer any questions you may have. Patients are encouraged to interact with their insurance carriers to see if psychological testing is a covered service. We do provide a private pay rate as well.