Kathleen Winfrey, PMHNP

Provider Type: APN

Serving: Adult

Kathleen Winfrey, PMHNP

Kathleen completed her training as a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from Arizona State University in 2009. Kathy also completed a Master’s in Educational Counseling from Northern Arizona University in 2002.

Kathleen brings 15 years of experience as a school nurse working with students with ADHD, learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, and various mental health issues. She has worked in several pediatric hospitals as an RN prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner.

As a nurse practitioner, Kathleen has worked in several child/adolescent mental health practices. Her expertise is in treating young patients with depression, anxiety, and developmental disorders. She also worked with college students at The University of San Diego Counseling Center doing mental health assessments and medication management.

Her strengths include empathy, support, and guidance for families and their children who are dealing with developmental and mental health issues. She is passionate about helping children, teens, college students, and their families.


  • 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


Encinitas, CA
351 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 200
Encinitas, CA 92024-5137
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