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Psychiatrist in Oak Park, Illinois,
Amenaghawon Ugwuede, PMHNP, DNP, APRN

Provider Type: Nurse Practitioner

Manages Medications: Yes

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Psychiatrist in Oak Park, Illinois, Amenaghawon Ugwuede, PMHNP, DNP, APRN

Amenaghawon Ugwuede, PMHNP, DNP, APRN

Amen Ugwuede is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Loma Linda University and a Doctor of Nursing Practice from Rush University.

Amen values patient centered care and creating a therapeutic alliance with patients to create an optional treatment plan. She is committed to providing evidence-based treatment and focuses primarily on medication management and will work with your care team to ensure collaborative care. Amen’s areas of focus include mood disorders, PTSD/trauma, psychotic disorders, and substance use disorders.

She is passionate about the mental health of first and second generation children of immigrants and Black mental health. In her spare time, Amen enjoys teaching, traveling, and reading.

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