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Deric VerNon Ravsten D.O.

2520 S. 5th
Pocatello, ID 83204

Dr. Ravsten is a native of Southeast Idaho, received his undergraduate degree from Idaho State University, then attended medical school at Des Moines University (formerly UOMHS) in Iowa before completing his internship and Psychiatry Residency at the University of Utah. He is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with a broad range of practice experience including work in outpatient and inpatient clinical settings, working with children, adults and the elderly.

His professional passion continues to be the challenge of helping each patient to access resources and tools to overcome barriers to wellness - be they physical, mental, emotional or spiritual.

Special interests include: TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation), mindfulness skills training (ACT), telepsychiatry, diet & exercise, geropsychiatry, ADHD, Schizophrenia and mental health disorders complicated by co-occurring substance use or personality disorders, individual and group therapy for mood and anxiety disorders.