New Orleans Psychiatrist Nicholas Pejic MD

Nicholas Pejic, MD

Adult Psychiatrist

& Medical Director

Lauren LaRose, MD

Child, Adolescent, & Adult Psychiatrist

New Orleans Psychologist Laura Niditch PhD
New Orleans Therapist Emily Carringtion LCSW

Laura Niditch, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Emily Carrington, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

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Vivian Piazza, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Carly LeBlanc, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

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Danielle Zelisko
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Thomas Hallinan, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Danielle Zelisko, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

Danielle Wright, DSW

Clinical Social Worker

Annie Bachrach, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

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Alexandra Sims, PhD

School Psychologist

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Kim Gordon, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

Coronavirus Pandemic Update

We are open to new and existing patients during the pandemic, conducting psychiatry, therapy sessions, and psychological testing in person, and via phone or video sessions by request. We continue to provide on-site ketamine and TMS therapy with appropriate precautions.

Our Treatment Philosophy

We are expert clinicians who share a deep commitment to stabilizing and improving the lives of our patients. We appreciate that change takes courage, especially when that means seeing a new doctor or therapist. Our mission is to make your journey a comfortable one through warmth, compassion, and collaboration.

As our patient, you can trust that we will take the time to understand your concerns, make the correct diagnosis, and provide you with effective care. We understand the importance of scheduling your appointments easily, seeing your doctor or therapist quickly, and managing your medication and refills efficiently. We are available to provide as much or as little attention as you need, and we care about getting it right.

Who We Treat

We treat adults and children in the greater New Orleans area and throughout the state of Louisiana who seek the highest quality mental health care. Our patients are professionals, working individuals, unemployed individuals, homemakers, and students at all levels of education. Our clinic is well-trained to diagnose and treat individuals and families from all backgrounds and walks of life. 


Individuals seek our care for a variety of reasons, ranging from minor concerns to severe mental illness. We specialize in diagnosis and treatment for: 

  • Major Depressive Disorder

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Social Anxiety Disorder

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • ADHD

  • Sleep Disorders 

  • Opioid Use Disorder

  • Alcohol Use Disorder

  • Eating Disorders

  • Schizophrenia

  • Schizoaffective Disorder

  • Borderline Personality

  • Medically Complex Cases 

  • Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Emotional Trauma

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder 

  • Learning Disorders

  • Grief/Loss

  • Life Transitions

  • Relationship Difficulties

  • Divorce

  • Work-Life Balance Issues

Services We Offer

  • ​Medication Management

  • Genetic Testing

  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

  • Ketamine Therapy 

  • Suboxone/Buprenorphine 

  • Psychological Testing

  • Educational Testing

  • Individual Therapy

  • Group Therapy

  • Family Therapy

  • Couples Therapy

  • Case Management

  • Tele-Medicine & Tele-Therapy

  • Second Opinions

  • FMLA Reports

We will do whatever it takes to help you or your child. Click New Patient to set up your first appointment.