Dr. Lluberes' experience enables her to offer effective outpatient care that is individualized, effective, and reliable.
She provides treatment for a many mental health disorders of various severity levels, and provides a neutral ground to individuals and their families to discuss goals and plans.
Treatment options are individualized. You may choose to discuss medication options, non-medication treatment options, as well as combinations of both.
Recovery is a personal journey and we are here to help.
Nubia Lluberes, MD, CCHP-MH, FAPA, is double board-certified in General Adult Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. She graduated from the Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo School of Medicine in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and trained in General Psychiatry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She also specialized in Community and Forensic Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatry Institute and Clinic.
During her residency years, she embarked in many interesting projects including the making of the documentary, “Madly Gifted”, produced by New York artist Gigi Polo. She also received the APA Diversity Leadership Fellowship Award in 2010 and the Byron Wilkenfeld Psychiatric Resident Scholarship Award by the Group Psychotherapy Foundation in 2012. After graduating from her residency program, she worked with undeserved populations in northern West Virginia and received the 2016 APA award “For the Advancement of Minority Mental Health.”
She is a Certified Correctional Mental Healthcare Provider (CCHP-MH) by the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC), with a strong interest in improving the care of mentally ill persons involved in the justice system.
Dr. Lluberes has expertise in other therapeutic approaches, including ECT, TMS, and Office-based Buprenorphine.
She is an active member of the American Medical Association (AMA), American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL), American Association of Community Psychiatrist (AACP), American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA) among other regional and local professional societies, and a fellow member of the American Psychiatric Association.
Dr. Lluberes strives for providing psychiatric-legal opinions based on the ethical principles of the field; truth telling, respect for persons, and promoting justice. If you need a forensic psychiatrist, have your lawyer contact us.
The fee schedule will be shared with the attorney upon request.
Initial Psychiatric evaluation to determine diagnosis and treatment needs.
Non-pharmacologic treatment of Depression.
Regular visit for treatment monitoring and adjustments.
Weekly group sessions based on CBT strategies. Sessions last 1 hour. Groups are composed of 8 members, leader and co-leader. Each process group has a distinctive topic to work on (depression, loss, anxiety, substance use, etc).
Office-Based Buprenorphine treatment for Opioid Substance Use Disorder.
First visit is intended to evaluate the condition and fitness for treatment.
Follow up is recommended on a weekly basis for a total of 8 sessions once the patient is deemed fit for this type of treatment. After weekly sessions, a motivated patient may progress to biweekly session and later to monthly sessions. Progression is contingent on ability to maintain sobriety and treatment goals.
Forensic evaluations relating to a wide variety of disorders and treatment modalities in adults. Cases are to be referred by the Lawyer
Forensic Interviews last 4 or more hours depending on the case. Interviewees need to come prepared for a long interview. Bring water, lunch or snacks to the visit. Do not come accompanied by your lawyer, minors or family members unless instructed to do so.
*Major Depressive Disorder
*Major Neurocognitive Disorders (Dementia)
*Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
Testamentary Capacity evaluations
Legal Capacity evaluations
Fitness for duty
Other CIvil ligation cases
Arrangements for testimony are to be made with the Lawyer.
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a safe, noninvasive neuromodulation procedure that uses magnetic fields in a localized area of the brain to treat Depression.
You will need to present for an initial evaluation to decide if this treatment is a good fit for you. If you are approved, the commitment consists of one session per day, five days a week (Monday-Friday), for an average total of thirty sessions.
This treatment is covered by many insurances.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Therapy sessions are held with both couples and is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.
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