HEAL. TEACH. INNOVATE.

Please be aware that the office will be implementing Phreesia, a new system to help with appointment intake flow and accessing telehealth appointments.   Expect to see some changes with appointment reminders and the check-in process starting February 2, 2022.

CLICK HERE for smart phone check-in instructions.

CLICK HERE for e-mail check-in instructions.

Due to concerns related to COVID-19, the vast majority of appointments are being conducted virtually at this time.

The Pisgah Institute is comprised of psychiatrists, doctoral-level psychologists,  psychiatric nurse practitioners, and certified physician’s assistants who address a full range of mental conditions. We provide consultation, medication management, and individual psychotherapy. 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.

Mindfulness for Stress Management

A Wellness Group Wednesdays at 5pm via Zoom *Starting early November 2021* Mindfulness is a skill that can be useful to anyone. It can help build and bolster coping skills that can be applied in many different ways. If you find yourself struggling with negative mood,...

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Welcome! Michael Poggioli, Psy.D. & Erin Morrison, D.O.

We are happy to welcome Michael Poggioli, Psy.D. & Erin Morrison, D.O. to the Pisgah team! Dr. Poggioli is a psychologist who takes an empowerment philosophy towards mind and body wellness. He combines evidence-based approaches such as cognitive-behavioral,...

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Update your 2022 Insurance Information

Although we are not able to see you in the office, we still need current insurance information and a copy of your insurance card to file your visits to your insurance provider. If you need assistance completing the following form, please call the office.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Remote Therapy Session

Remote sessions are not the same thing as what happens when we meet in person. They are also not the same as a typical phone conversation or SKYPE or FaceTime calls you have with friends and family. Listed below are some guidelines for how to get the most benefit from...

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Good Faith Estimate Notice

The No Surprises Act (NSA) requires that health care providers supply an estimate for the expected cost/charges to uninsured or self-pay individuals for services.

• You have the right to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” explaining how much your medical and mental health care will cost.

• You can ask your health care provider, and any other provider you choose, for a Good Faith Estimate before you schedule an appointment.

• If you receive a bill that is at least $400 more than your Good Faith Estimate, you can dispute the bill.

• Make sure to save a copy or picture of your Good Faith Estimate.

For questions or more information about your right to a Good Faith Estimate, visit www.cms.gov/nosurprises.

The Pisgah Institute is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment and providing a living wage for our employees.