Michael Quach, MD
Board Certified Psychiatrist
Integrative Psychiatry for Men



Dr. Quach's 
clinical work focuses on effective, integrative treatment for men with: 
  • ANXIETY: Panic, Fear, Excessive Worry, Feeling Restless or Edgy, Uneasiness, Poor Sleep, Shortness of Breath, Heart Palpitations, Dry Mouth, Feeling Overwhelmed, Feeling Shaky, Sweaty and Cold Hands, Stage Fright, Racing Pulse, Trembling Hands and Voice, Easily Fatigued, Muscle Tension, Poor Concentration
  • DEPRESSION: Irritable or Depressed Mood, Low Energy, Insomnia or Hypersomnia, Appetite Disturbances, Feeling Guilty or Worthless, Poor Concentration, Loss of Interest, Hopelessness, Mood Swings, Anger, Suicidal Thoughts
  • SEX ADDICTION: Multiple Sexual Partners, Unsafe Sex, Frequent One-Night Stands, Cybersex, Use of Prostitutes, Impulsively Engaging in Extreme Sexual Acts, Feelings of Shame and Guilt
  • ADHD: Trouble Paying Attention, Being Easily Distracted, Restlessness, Fidgeting, Trying to Do Multiple Things at Once, Disorganization, Forgetfulness, Impulsiveness, Frequent Talking, Intrusiveness, Inability to Sustain Focus, Procrastination, Impatience, Mood Swings, Rage, Depression
  • BIPOLAR DISORDER: Heightened Sense of Self-Importance or Grandiosity, Elevated Mood, Decreased Judgment, Significant Decreased Need for Sleep, Racing Thoughts, Pressured Speech, Flight of Ideas, Impulsiveness, Poor Concentration, Easy Distractibility, Excessive Irritability, Aggressive Behavior, Spending Excessive Amount of Money Impulsively, Extreme Mood Swings
  • RELATIONSHIP PROBLEMS: Jealousy, Boredom, Clinginess, Miscommunication, Intimacy Issues
  • ADJUSTMENT DISORDERS: Divorce or Ending a Relationship, Death of a Loved One, Having an Accident, Developing a Serious Illness or Having a Loved One Who Becomes Ill, Surviving a Disaster, Being a Victim of Crime or Abuse
  • SOCIAL PHOBIA: Performance Situations, Fear of Embarrassment, Fear of Humiliation, Fear of Criticism
  • GRIEF/BEREAVEMENT: Silence, Secrecy, Anger, Addiction, Denial, Bargaining, Depression
  • PROFESSIONAL DISTRESS: Burnout, Blind Spots, Vicarious Trauma, Lack of Self-Care
  • LIFE TRANSITIONS: Moving, Getting Married, Having a Baby, Retiring From a Job
  • SEXUAL ORIENTATION STRUGGLES: Coping With Discrimination and Oppression, Coming Out to One's Family, Sorting Out an Authentic Sense of Self in the Face of Social Expectations and Pressures, Social Rejection, Chronic Stress and Anxiety
  • LOW SELF-ESTEEM: Social Withdrawal, Emotional Turmoil, Lack of Self-Confidence, Isolation, Shame, Pessimism
  • OCD: Obsessions, Compulsions, Intrusive and Persistent Thoughts, Recognized as Excessive or Irrational, Repetitive Behaviors (Hand-Washing, Ordering, Organizing, Checking), Repetitive Mental Acts (Praying, Counting, Repeating Words Silently), Hoarding
  • PTSD: Experienced or Witnessed a Traumatic Event, Persistent Re-experiencing, Flashbacks, Nightmares, Avoidance Behavior, Numbing, Feeling Keyed Up, Hyperarousal, Negative Changes in Beliefs and Feelings, Insomnia, Poor Concentration, Depression, Hypervigilance, Easily Startled
  • PANIC DISORDER: Racing Heartbeat or Palpitations, Shortness of Breath, Feeling Like You Are Choking, Dizziness, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Sweating or Chills, Shaking or Trembling, Fear of Dying or Going Crazy, Anticipatory Anxiety, Avoidance, Agoraphobia
  • LONELINESS: Living Alone, Difficulties in Meeting People, Fear of Rejection, Lack of Purpose or Meaning in Life, Feeling Lost in the Crowd, Feeling Like You Don't Belong, Lack of Friends or Family Ties, Losing a Loved One
  • AFFAIRS: Divided Self Affair, Sex Addict Affair, Exit Affair, Incapacity for Intimacy Affair, Vulnerability-Phobic Affair, Conflict-Phobic Affair
  • INTIMACY ISSUES: Shutting Down With Your Partner Emotionally, Letting Your Partner Down When They Need You, Your Relationships Are Short Lived, You Are Hesitant to Commit to One Relationship, You Avoid Physical Closeness, You Are More Comfortable Having Sex With Someone You Hardly Know, You Question Whether Your Partner is Right for You
  • DIVORCE OR SEPARATION: Divorce Stress Syndrome, Panic Attacks, Depression, Isolation, Loneliness, Mood Swings, Feeling of Insecurity, Overeating or Anorexia, Restless Anxiety, Decreased Productivity, Difficulty Ending a Relationship, Negative Memories, Loss of Control, Feeling Guilty, Self-Blaming, Social Withdrawal
  • SUBSTANCE ABUSE: Increased Aggression or Irritability, Changes in Personality or Attitude, Lethargy, Depression, Sudden Changes in Social Network, Dramatic Changes in Habits or Priorities, Risky Behaviors, Lack of Control Over Substance Use
  • SEXUAL ABUSE: Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Sleep Problems, Nightmares, Flashbacks, Avoidance, Hyperarousal, Dissociation, Substance Abuse, Attachment Issues, Addiction
  • SEXUAL DIFFICULTIES: Erectile Dysfunction, Premature Ejaculation, Delayed or Inhibited Ejaculation, Low Libido (Decreased Interest in Sex or Reduced Sex Drive), Concern About Sexual Performance, Depression, Feeling of Guilt, Effects of Past Sexual Trauma, Work-Related Stress and Anxiety, Marital or Relationship Problems, Low Self Confidence, Sexual Repression, Lack of Communication or Unresolved Conflict With Partner
  • PARENTING ISSUES: Entitlement, Pitting One Parent Against the Other, Temper Tantrums, Getting Ready for School, Homework Not Getting Done, Fighting Between Siblings, Lying, Technology, Low Self-Esteem, Aggressive Kids


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