Now Offering Groundbreaking REVITALIST Ketamine Therapy

Provenance is the origin or starting point.

Let us become your mental health provenance to better mental well-being
About Us

Provenance Psychiatry

We are now offering REVITALIST Ketamine Therapy.

uses cutting-edge and evidence-based treatments
at the forefront of mental health and pain management.
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At Provenance Psychiatric Services, we recognize the growing importance of mental health in our everyday lives. Our society is increasingly acknowledging the significance of mental well-being, and this shift is a crucial step in de-stigmatizing mental health issues. Our practice is dedicated to advancing this evolution in perspective and care. We're continuously looking for new ways to help people with mental health problems. We don't just want to treat the symptoms, we want to understand each person's unique story. We believe that reaching a state of 'provenance'—a point of understanding the origins and narrative of one's mental health journey—is the stepping stone to recovery. Once this state of provenance is achieved, recovery can begin, informed by a deeper understanding and acceptance of one's experiences and identity. We're here to help you on your journey, offering a safe and kind space to understand and work through your experiences. We believe in your ability to get better and we'll support you each step of the way. 
owner and operator

Brian Johnson, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Brian Johnson is a highly qualified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, who is Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers. He also has a Masters in Nursing and has a wealth of experience in treating patients with a wide range of mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, PTSD, and schizophrenia.

Prior to his career in nursing, Brian served his country as a member of both the US Marine Corps and US Navy. He supports his fellow veterans as a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion.

As a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, Brian is committed to helping his patients achieve optimal mental health and wellness. He is a strong advocate for mental health awareness and education and is dedicated to empowering his patients to take an active role in their own care.

wife and team member

Dusty Johnson, MSN, APRN, CRNA

Dusty Johnson, MSN, CRNA, is a highly experienced healthcare professional with a rich history spanning over two decades. Beginning her journey in healthcare as an RN in 1996, Dusty then pursued higher studies at Old Dominion University, earning a Master's of Nurse Anesthesia. Since 2005, she has been practicing as a Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), honing her skills in various hospital settings and outpatient surgery centers. She has delivered comprehensive anesthesia care to patients across all age groups.

Witnessing the escalating opioid crisis and the mounting challenges of mental health, particularly in the aftermath of Covid, Dusty felt a desire to serve this underserved population. Leveraging her expertise with Ketamine in anesthesia, she is committed to helping those battling depression, PTSD, bipolar disorder, and other chronic conditions. Dusty has seen firsthand the promise that innovative treatments like Ketamine infusion and psychedelic options offer, especially to patients who have tried all other options. Driven by her belief in the power of ongoing research and future treatments, Dusty remains dedicated to providing hope and improved mental health to her community.


Our Practice Areas

Medication Management

Our medication management helps you navigate psychiatric medications, monitoring effectiveness and adjusting doses as needed, ensuring your treatment plan fits your unique needs.

Multi Therapeutic Modalities

Our multi-therapeutic modalities approach combines various treatment methods tailored to your needs.

Ketamine Infusion Therapy

Ketamine Infusion Therapy, administered under close supervision, is an innovative treatment for severe depression, creating new brain connections for faster symptom relief.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are all sessions in-person or is telehealth available?

All sessions are currently conducted in-person. However, if necessary, telepsych services can be provided for patients residing in Georgia. For out-of-state patients, in-person appointments may be required on a case-by-case basis. We strive to maintain flexibility in meeting and accommodating our patients' needs.

How does communication work in between sessions?

To streamline communication between sessions, Provenance Psychiatry utilizes a secure, Electronic Health Record system (Osmind). Our system is compatible with mobile devices and uses an encrypted application that fulfills all HIPAA requirements, ensuring safe and efficient communication as per patients' needs.

Can I use my insurance at Provenance?

At this time, Provenance does not bill through insurance, although we plan to accept most major insurance carriers in the future. Understanding the financial concerns of our patients, we can provide superbills for patients to submit to their individual insurance companies for potential reimbursement.

What forms of payment does the practice accept?

We currently accept various forms of payment, including cash, credit cards, checks, and ACH transactions.

Are you hiring and do you work with trainees?

As a newly established psychiatric provider in the Blue Ridge area, we are planning future collaborations with local universities and schools. These partnerships will provide training and educational opportunities, enhancing our commitment to the community and the field of mental health.