I am Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (APRN-RX, PMHNP-BC) & Master's Level Professional Counselor with 16 years psychiatry experience.
MD (Student), MSN, MA (PMHNP-BC, APRN-RX)
I am Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (APRN-RX, PMHNP-BC) & Master's Level Professional Counselor with16 years practicing psychiatry and professional counseling. I am a US Army Iraq combat veteran, now retired. Currently attending medical school, and have published research and other psychiatry related topics in peer reviewed scientific journals. Licensed and credentialed (Hawaii, USA) to provide medical advice including psychiatric medications. Currently in private practice in Honolulu providing medication prescribing and management, and psychotherapy.
My psychiatry clinical practice philosophy is based on Rogerian (Carl Rogers/Person-Centered) Psychotherapy Model superimposed onto the medical biological model of psychiatry where the following tenants of Rogerian therapy emphasized are: Empathy, Genuine and congruent, and Respect/Unconditional Positive Regard. Every patient is a VIP. Also specialize in all matters pertaining to military issues to include deployments, PTSD, depression, military separations, and combat. Current and up to date on all psychiatric medications and related topics and issues. Expertise in addictions.