Dr. Melanie Watkins is a board certified psychiatrist based in Lafayette. She specializes in a variety of clinical services including psychiatric evaluations and consultations, medication management, and psychotherapy.
Dr. Watkins has experience in treating anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychosis, substance dependence, and personality disorders. She has particular interest in women’s mental health, cognitive behavioral therapy and psychodynamic psychotherapy. Dr. Watkins can also provide support for family members and friends of mentally ill patients who require hospitalization and/or ongoing support. She enjoys treating adolescents and adults.