The office will be closed on Monday May 29th in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.   We will re-open for business as usual on Tuesday May 30th. 

The Public Health Emergency (PHE) associated with COVID-19 has ended as of May 11, 2023.   Please check with your insurance provider to confirm continued coverage of telehealth services at The Pisgah Institute.

Accepting new patient referrals, including referrals for TMS!   Our referrals forms can be found by following the “New Patients” tab above.   You can read more information about TMS by clicking HERE.

The Pisgah Institute is comprised of psychiatrists, doctoral-level psychologists,  psychiatric nurse practitioners, certified physician’s assistants, and master’s level clinical mental health counselors 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.

Accepting Referrals for Psychological Assessments

The Pisgah Institute is happy to provide a range of psychological assessment services. Diagnostic clarification assessments provide insight into potential diagnoses and help develop effective treatment plans. Testing can clarify if someone may be experiencing:  more...

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Welcome, Samantha Isakson Lyerly, Ph.D.!

We are happy to welcome Samantha Isakson Lyerly, Ph.D., as a clinician at The Pisgah Institute! Dr. Isakson Lyerly treats children, adolescents, and adults. She began her practice in the public school systems, state hospitals, and residential-treatment programs. She...

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Facilitating Forgiveness Group

All of us, at some time or another, have been offended, insulted, demeaned, disappointed, or attacked by someone, which means that we have also likely struggled to forgive that someone. Forgiveness is a lot easier wished for than done, and whatever it is, it is a...

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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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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.