About Amelia Baffa, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Amelia Baffa treats patients between the ages of 12-70

Amelia Baffa is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC); she is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is dual boarded in both adult and pediatric psychiatry. She was awarded the University Hospital Trustee Award for Nursing Excellence and the Red Cross Community Hero Award, in 2015. She received her master’s degree in nursing from Walden University and her bachelor’s degree from Akron University with a Post-Masters Certificate in PMHNP. After graduation she participated in one of the first Psychiatric APRN Fellowships in the United States, the Integrative Community Psychiatric APRN Fellowship, at Portage Path Behavioral Health Center in Akron, Ohio. She sees adults ages 12 to 64 and she specializes in anxiety disorders, bipolar disorders, depressive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder ( PTSD), schizophrenia, women’s mental health issues, pregnancy and mental health, and post-partum depression.

Specialties

  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Walden University, Master's in Nursing|University of Akron, Bachelor's|Portage Path Behavioral Health Center, Fellowship in Integrated Community Psychiatry

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