Conditions Treated

Our well qualiffied and compassionate clinicians specialize in
treating following psychiatric conditions:


Anxiety Disorders
Adjustment Disorders
Alcohol & Drug Addiction
Bereavement & Grief Issues
Bipolar Disorder
Chronic Pain
Dual-Diagnosis (Mental Illness plus Alcohol/Substance
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Schizophrenia & SchizoAective Disorder
Borderline & Other Personality Disorders
Panic Disorder & Agoraphobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Marital & Relational Problems
Stress & Insomnia
Trauma Issues

Services Provided

Following are some of the specific treatment services we provide at the Transitions Center:__

Psychiatric Assessments Medication Management Mental Health Therapies Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment Suboxone Treatment Program Chronic Pain & Stress Management Treatment of Behavioral Addictions (Gambling, Porn/Sex, Internet/Gaming, etc.) Forensic Psychiatric Services Nutritional & Holistic Therapies

Following are some of the speciffic treatment
services we provide at the Transitions Center:

Our Mission
To provide compassionate and eective,
evidence based, treatment for psychiatric
and substance use disorders
with an integrative and holistic approach.
Our Vision
To help people transition
from the pain and suering of
mental illness and addiction
to good health, recovery,
and life of fulffillment.

Mental Health Therapie

Following are some of the speciffic treatment services we provide at the Transitions Center:
Anxiety & Stress Management
Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Anger Management
Behavioral Addictions (Gambling, Sex, Internet)
Bereavement & Grief
Chronic Pain
Coping Skills
Divorce & Family Con₍icts
Life Coaching
Mental Disorders
Marital Problems & Relationship Issues
Parenting Skills
Self Esteem Issues
Trauma and PTSD
Women’s & Men’s Issues
Personality Disorders
Sexuality Related Issues

Our Psychiatrists

Pervaiz Akhter, M.D. has a vast clinical experience in the practice of psychiatry. He specializes in treating individuals with serious mental illness and those struggling with alcohol & substance abuse disorders. For the last several years he is serving as an Attending Psychiatrist at the Valley Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona besides maintaining an active outpatient practice. He has treated hundreds of individuals with serious psychiatric conditions and those needing medical detoxification for alcohol and substance abuse disorders.

Dr. Akhter is a certified Suboxone prescriber.

Dr. G Headshot

Tariq Ghafoor, M.D. is Board Certified in General Adult Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry, and has completed a 2-year Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. He has served in several leadership positions (Medical Director & Medical Staff President) at various local hospitals. He is the Past President of the Arizona Psychiatric Society (2012- 13), and an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Arizona, College of Medicine Phoenix. He specializes in treating adults & adolescents with psychiatric and substance abuse disorders.

Dr. Ghafoor is a certified Suboxone prescriber.

Dr. C headshot

Safdar Chaudhary, M.D. is Board Certified in General Adult Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry. He has been practicing psychiatry for the past 25 years treating all types of psychiatric disorders and alcohol & substance abuse problems. He has received two years intensive training by Behavioral Tech Research, Inc (Marsha M. Linehan PhD) in learning and implementing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Besides his clinical practice, Dr. Chaudhary specializes in providing training and supervision to clinicians in the practice of mindfulness based treatments.

Dr. Chaudhary is a certified Suboxone prescriber.