Alpha Psychiatrists Durham NC

We provides a quality, earing psychiatric services to individuals, couples, families, and groups across the lifespan. Alpha Psychiatrists Durham NC are dedicated to creating a life worth living based on personal value. We pride ourselves on providing comfort to enable optimal progress in treatment. Partnering with Greenbrook TMS, Alpha Psychiatrists provide the first FDA cleared, non-drug, non-surgical treatment for depression – TMS(Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) at Durham, North Carolina. Our Collaborative team of practitioners includes – psychiatrists, physicians, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners with expertise in treating adults and seniors.

Alpha psychiatrists at Durham specializes in treating Anxiety Disorders, OCD & ADHD, Mood Disorders / Depression, Postpartum Depression, Stress Disorders / PTSD, Family and Marriage Counseling.

Durham, North Carolina 

Durham is a city and the fourth-most-populous municipality in North Carolina (267,743) and the 78th-most populous city in the United States by the Census 2014 Population Estimates. Durham is a part of the Research Triangle Region. It is known for its technology companies and scholarly institutions. Duke University is the major university in Durham. Durham is the city that has a total area of 108.3 square miles (280.4 km2). North Carolina Central University is the other important place in Durham. Durham is located in the east-central part of the Piedmont region.

Our Team Of Psychiatrists in Durham



Clinical Counselor

Karen Bieniek is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. She received her undergraduate degree from Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN with an emphasis in gerontology.

Martha Ann Wright

Martha Ann Wright

PhD, Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Wright has been practicing psychology since 1992. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University and Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi.

Rohima Miah

Rohima Miah

MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Rohima Miah worked with Wake County Mental Health treating patients with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder.

Mental Health Care Services We offer at Durham

Psychiatists Durham NC-Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Treatment

Anxiety disorders involve more than temporary worry or fear. The feelings can interfere with daily activities such as job performance. Here at Alpha Psychiatrists in Durham, we provide care and treatment for adults suffering from different anxiety disorders.

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OCD & ADHD Treatment

Both OCD and ADHD , are considered fairly common and serious neuropsychiatric disorders. there are notably different in terms of brain activity and their clinical presentation. At Alpha Psychiatric Associates in Durham, we specialize in providing treatment and care for adults suffering from OCD and ADHD.

Psychiatrists Durham NC-Mood Disorders / Depression

Mood Disorders / Depression Treatment

Adults all over suffer from different mood disorders and it can be frustrating when you don’t feel like your normal self. Here at Alpha Psychiatric Associates, we can help. We offer treatments for a wide variety of mood disorders.

Psychiatrists Durham NC-Post-Partum Depression

Post-Partum Depression Treatment

Postpartum depression is moderate to severe depression in a woman after she has given birth. It may occur soon after delivery or up to a year later. At Alpha Psychiatric Associates, we offer treatment for post-partum depression throughout North Carolina. We’ll help you live a meaningful life again.

Psychiatrists Durham NC-Stress Disorders / PTSD

Stress Disorders / PTSD Treatment

Stress is often described as a feeling of being overwhelmed, worried or run-down. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that’s triggered by a terrifying event, either experiencing it or witnessing it. Psychiatrists Durham NC provide good treatment for Stress release and PTSD.

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Family Counseling

At Alpha Psychiatry, our Family counseling sessions are designed to address specific issues that affect the psychological health of the family, such as major life transitions or mental health conditions. It may be used as the primary mode of treatment or as a complementary approach.

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Marriage Counseling

Alpha psychiatry associates provide best Psychiatrists Durham NC for Marriage counseling. Through marriage counseling, you can make thoughtful decisions about rebuilding your relationship or going your separate ways.

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Suboxone Treatment

Opioid addiction is a chronic medical condition that results from changes in the brain in susceptible people. Once narcotic addiction has developed, escaping the cycle of detox and relapse is typically a long-term process. Psychiatrists Cary NC provide good treatment for Opioid Addiction.

Psychiatrists Durham NC-Anxiety Disorders


Psychotherapy or talk therapy is a process focused on helping you heal and learn more constructive ways to deal with the problems or issues within your life. It can also be a supportive process when going through a difficult period or under increased stress, such as starting a new career or going through a divorce.

Now Offering TMS Therapy for Major Depressive Disorder

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy (TMS Therapy) is a safe and effective treatment for individuals diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) who have not experienced satisfactory improvement from antidepressant medication. TMS Therapy Depression Treatment uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to improve symptoms of depression. During this session, a magnet similar in strength to that used in magnetic resonance imaging(MRI) is used to stimulate nerve cells in the area of the brain thought to control mood. TMS Therapy is a safe way to stimulate underactive areas of the brain which is associated with depression. It requires no sedation or surgeries.  TMS does not cause any physical harm to the body or brain and has been proven safe and well tolerated. Adolescents and children sometimes feel discomfort, but most have a comfortable experience.

Insurances We Accept


Aetna, is an American managed health care company, which sells traditional and consumer directed health care insurance plans and related services, such as medical, pharmaceutical, dental, behavioral health, long-term care, and disability plans. Aetna is a member of the Fortune 100.

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Cross is a federation of 36 separate United States health insurance organizations and companies, providing health insurance to more than 106 million Americans.


Cigna provides medical insurance to customers in 30 countries and jurisdictions, with more than 86 million customer relationships worldwide. It offers international private medical insurance, including cancer, maternity and psychiatric care, through the Cigna Global Health Options program.

United Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare is an operating division of UnitedHealth Group, the largest single health carrier in the United States. It is 6th in the United States on the Fortune 500.


In the United States, Medicare is a single-payer, national social insurance program administered by the U.S. federal government since 1966, currently using about 30–50 private insurance companies across the United States under contract for administration. United States Medicare is funded by a payroll tax, premiums and surtaxes from beneficiaries, and general revenue. It provides health insurance for Americans aged 65 and older who have worked and paid into the system through the payroll tax. It also provides health insurance to younger people with some disability status as determined by the Social Security Administration, as well as people with end stage renal disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Note: We DO NOT accept MEDICAID, but only “MEDICARE”.


Ambetter Health Insurance is a marketplace plan provider who offers health insurance coverage. The company is only an on-exchange health insurance option meaning it does not directly sell the product to you. Instead, depending on the state you live in, health plans will be offered through an insurance company that is partnered with Ambetter.

What They Say

Angela Albany

“My experiences with Alpha Psychiatric Associates have always been pleasant and efficient. The office staff is nice and prompt with returning most calls and scheduling appointments. I particularly like that I can schedule appointments online and confirm them by text message. The general office location and decor is comforting and relaxing, without feeling clinical.”

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Clara Barwick

“I’ve been seeing Dr. Miah for over seven years now and followed her to this practice. She and her office staff have helped me in numerous occasions, be it wrangling appointment dates or trying to communicate insurance issues and prior authorizations.”

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Carter Jhon

“Laura Bach is amazingly kind and very sweet. I’ve always felt she was 100% on my side during my recent work stress-related issues.”

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6224 Fayetteville Rd,
Suite 105, Durham NC 27713

Fax : 919-246-4420

Phone : 919-439-6120

Monday to Thursday : 8:30am to 5pm
Friday : 8:30am to 3pm
Saturday and Sunday : Closed

Contact Alpha Psychiatrists Durham

About Us

We have adopted a unique and specialized approach based on the Biopsychosocial Model for effective diagnosis and treatment.