Psychiatry in Glen Allen, Virginia Rita Ososanya, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Licenses: PMHNP-BC, PMHNP

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatry in Glen Allen, Virginia Rita Ososanya, PMHNP-BC, PMHNP

Rita Ososanya, PMHNP-BC, PMHNP

Rita Ososanya is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Virginia who has been practicing since 2019. Rita conducts thorough assessments to gather information about a client’s mental health status, medical history, family history, and current symptoms. She uses their clinical skills to diagnose mental health disorders based on established diagnostic criteria. Rita develops personalized treatment plans tailored to each client’s unique needs. These plans may include a combination of therapy, medication, lifestyle modifications, and other interventions. Rita has prescriptive authority, which allows her to prescribe and manage psychotropic medications. She carefully evaluates the appropriateness of medications, monitors their effectiveness, and adjusts dosages as needed. Rita sometimes provides psychotherapy, using evidence-based approaches such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and more.

She offers a supportive and therapeutic environment for clients to explore their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. Rita works collaboratively with clients, their families, and other healthcare providers to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care. This may involve consultations with primary care physicians, psychologists, social workers, and other specialists. She educates clients about their mental health conditions, treatment options, and self-care strategies. She empowers clients to actively participate in their treatment and make informed decisions about their well-being. In times of crisis or acute distress, Rita provides immediate support and intervention to stabilize the client. This may involve safety assessments, risk management, and referrals to appropriate resources.

Rita emphasizes the importance of overall wellness, addressing factors such as sleep, nutrition, exercise, and stress management. She helps clients develop healthy coping mechanisms and lifestyle habits. Rita advocates for her clients’ mental health needs within the healthcare system. She works to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health and promote access to quality care. Rita ensures ongoing monitoring of their clients’ progress, adjusting treatment plans as needed. Regular follow-up appointments help track improvements and address any challenges. Overall, Rita provides comprehensive and compassionate care to clients, supporting their mental health journey and working towards improved well-being and quality of life.

Outside of work, Rita enjoys cooking, decorating, dancing, singing, participating in charity work, and mentoring the younger generation.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Johns Hopkins Healthcare (JHHC)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)

Populations

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Yoruba

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Rita Ososanya. You can also call 804-215-3839 to have someone assist you.

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