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Amanda Barrett, PMHNP

Provider Type: Nurse Practitioner

Provider Gender: Female

Serving: 11-14, 15-17, 18-21, 22-26, 27-40, 41-64, 65+

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Amanda Barrett, PMHNP

I first obtained my Bachelor’s in Psychology from Appalachian State University in 2007.I then completed my Diploma in Nursing from Watts School of Nursing in Durham, NC in 2010.While working full time in the local hospital as a registered nurse, I put myself through school to obtain my Bachelor’s in Nursing from Appalachian State University in 2010.Life happened and I moved to Ohio to complete my Master’s in Nursing; Family Nurse Practitioner from Ohio University while working as a nurse on a med-surge unit.My family and I moved to Houston in 2015 and I began to work as a consultant in psychiatry in much acute care, long-term, and rehab hospital facilities.A quick move to California provided the opportunity to work in a health and wellness clinic, focusing on lifestyle modifications over medications. It was with this position that I realized my love of mental health and the role it plays in one’s life.I returned to grad school to complete my Post Master’s Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Regis College in 2019.My husband and I moved back to Houston where I picked back up my previous role as a hospital consultant in psychiatry.I have worked in the field for over 4 years focusing on anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, alcohol use, and bipolar disorder.I am dual certified with the American Nurse Credentialing Center and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Treatment Areas

  • Addiction/Substance Use
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar
  • Depression
  • Life Transitions

Languages

  • English

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