Psychiatry in Springfield, Illinois Chandra Pierson-Rye, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

License: PMHNP

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 0-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatry in Springfield, Illinois Chandra A. Pierson-Rye, DNP, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC

Chandra A. Pierson-Rye, DNP, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC

Chandra A. Pierson-Rye is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Illinois who has been practicing since 2016. She has over 20 years of diverse clinical experience. She received her Bachelor’s in Science & Nursing (BSN) from MacMurray college, her Master’s in Nursing & Science (MSN) from Maryville University, and her Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) from Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville (SIU-E). She is a member of several organizations, including Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society.

Chandra is passionate about improving access to mental health services, providing affordable, high-quality evidence-based care. That is culturally competent, individualized, and geared towards the patient’s goal for their mental health. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, working on DIY projects, caring for her many plants, taking pictures, spending time with her family, and her fur baby.

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel” – Maya Angelou


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Choice Provider Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Northwestern (NMPN)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Pathways (Amita Health)
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Unicare (Healthlink)
  • Zelis (HFN Network Solutions)


  • Mindfulness


  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Chandra Pierson-Rye. You can also call 217-523-4534 to have someone assist you.

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