Dr. Kshamta Joshi is a child, adolescent, adult, and forensic Psychiatrist who makes patients of all ages feel comfortable and appreciated. She applies her extensive medical training and personal warmth and empathy in assessing and diagnosing a variety of mental health conditions. Direct, honest, and forthcoming, Dr. Joshi explains medical lingo in plain and simple language to help patients understand the mind-body connection. She advocates and encourages patients to try psychotherapy and believes in prescribing medication only if absolutely indicated. Dr. Joshi takes the time to discuss at length her assessment, diagnosis, and various treatment options so that patients and parents feel confident in making informed decisions. She effectively builds trust and rapport with adolescents and young adults, empowering them to be active participants in their own treatment, which leads to greater compliance and success. Parents are kept informed and provided with guidance on how best to support their children.