Saadia Alizai-Cowan, MD, FAPA

BOARD CERTIFIED IN GENERAL AND FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY


Services Provided



 

Dr. Cowan provides thorough evaluations, medication management, therapy, and patient/family education.  She may serve as a complement to a patient’s current treatment team.  Her belief is that the patient benefits most by following the psychiatric evaluation with a dynamic and in-depth plan of action which is focused on the emotional and physical health of the patient.  This treatment plan can include medication for the condition, as well as short-term or long-term counseling or psychotherapy. 

Diagnosis and Treatment Specializations Include:

Mood Disorders

 

  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicide Prevention

 

Psychotic Disorders

 

  • Schizophrenia

 

 

Anxiety Disorders 

 

  • Social Phobia
  • PTSD
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorders   
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

 

Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

 

In addition to the conditions listed above, Dr. Cowan has expertise with a wide range of behavioral and emotional disorders.  She believes that psychiatric evaluation, in addition to complementary therapeutic approaches (medication, counseling/psychotherapy) provide the best outcome for the patient.  She provides supportive and compassionate environment, and will work with you as a unique individual to address all of your concerns.