Rachel is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. She has experience treating pediatric, adolescent and adult patients. She previously worked on inpatient psychiatry and outpatient / urgent care psychiatry clinics. Provider is an advocate for shared decision making in the healthcare environment. This ensures that each patient’s concerns and needs are taken into consideration along with the knowledge and experience of the practitioner. Shared decision making encourages patients to be active participants in their treatment planning process.