Dr. Krishna Munshi is a board-certified psychiatrist trained in Adult Psychiatry. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology at Duke University, completed her medical training at the University of Louisville and did her residency in psychiatry at the University of California in San Francisco.
During her residency, her research focus was in Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy. Her practice focuses on medication management, and she would offer this in conjunction with mindfulness and supportive therapy practices in 30-minute follow-up visits. Prior to joining Talkiatry, Dr. Munshi was the Medical Director at a community mental health clinic in North Carolina, and also worked as a psychiatrist in a private practice setting. Through her work as Medical Director, she has received additional training in health equity and diversity and inclusion within mental health care, which has become a passion of hers.
Dr. Munshi seeks to create a safe and welcoming space for her patients to explore their personal journeys and histories. She will bring to the sessions empathy, support and knowledge to be able to help guide patients toward healing and thriving.