Providing Mental Health Services for Children & Adolescents
My practice is primarily with children and adolescents. As a nurse practitioner specializing in mental health, I am licensed in Oregon to diagnose, provide therapy, and to prescribe medications for mental health conditions. I am certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. I do not provide legal opinions, do evaluations for disability or testify about your child's condition. Because I limit my practice to children their waiting time for an appointment is usually very reasonable.
I have additional training in Eye Movement Desensitiation & Reprocessing (EMDR), Hypnotherapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Neurolinguistic programing (NLP). Your treatment plan may include these options, however therapy is more frequently referred to a qualified therapist
I am a preferred provider for BC/BS, Lifewise, MODA/ODS/OEBB, PEBB/Providence, Pacific Source, Reliant, Optum or UBH . My services are covered by several other insurance companies on single case agreements. Please contact your insurance company if you have questions about coverage and benefits.
Wondering what the alphabet soup means?
RN- Registered Nurse
MS- Masters degree of Science in Nursing
PMHNP- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
BC- Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
Please call for an appointment at: 971-225-5505
My Office Management Service will schedule your appointments and handle your scheduling questions. I work in the office Tueday - Friday. Appointments can by made by calling 971-225-5505.
Please make sure you don't miss your appointment as the time will be reserved for you and you will be charged for that time unless cancelled 24 hours in advance.
If you have a need to talk to someone urgently/outside of office hours, follow the instructions on the voice mail. You will be either directed to call my cell phone or an on-call provider.