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Amina Fout(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
Massachusetts
ADHD- Anxiety -Bipolar disorder- Depression-Assertiveness-Weight loss & management-
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Professional statement

Amina Fout, a seasoned nursing professional with 13 years of experience, brings a wealth of expertise in acute psychiatric/mental health and substance use disorder. Specializing in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT), step-down acute care, long-term care, homecare, and continuity of care, Amina is actively pursuing a position as an Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP).

Amina's career journey reflects her commitment to providing comprehensive mental health care across diverse healthcare settings. Her expertise in acute psychiatric care, substance use disorders, and community-based treatments highlights a holistic approach to mental well-being. Amina is dedicated to tailoring her skills to meet the unique needs of individuals, fostering an environment where patients feel heard and supported in their mental health journey.

Embodying a compassionate and trusting therapy style, Amina allows clients the space to articulate their mental health symptoms and aspirations. Through a comprehensive exploration of their current situations, she delves into lifestyle, physical health, habits, routines, and emotions, culminating in a nuanced understanding that informs her diagnosis and potential psychopharmacologic interventions.

Amina Fout is an Advanced Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, showcasing her commitment to advancing her knowledge and skills. With over a decade of experience in various healthcare settings, Amina adeptly navigates the intricacies of mental health care, ensuring a patient-centric and empathetic approach in her practice.


Message to clients

Embarking on the path to mental well-being is a significant decision. We understand the challenge of scheduling your first appointment and are here to help. Being well-informed is crucial for effective treatment. Our healthcare provider is dedicated to delivering quality care in a collaborative, supportive, and judgment-free environment. We believe in empowering individuals to actively engage in their mental health journey. Your resilience and commitment to well-being inspire us. Rest assured, our team is here to support you, tailoring our approach to meet your unique needs. Together, we'll work towards achieving your emotional wellness goals for a fulfilling life.


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

DEPARTMENT OF THE VETERAN AFFAIRS, BEDFORD MA , PSYCHIATRIC AND MENTAL HEALTH REGISTERED NURSE
INSTITUTE OF COMMUNITY LIVING, BRONX, NY, REGISTERED NURSE FOR THE ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT (ACT) TEAM
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, MANHATTAN CAMPUS, NY, PSYCHIATRIC AND MENTAL HEALTH REGISTERED NURSE
NORTHEAST CLINICAL SERVICES, MASSACHUSETTS, HOMECARE REGISTERED NURSE
TEWKSBURY STATE HOSPITAL MASSACHUSETTS, STEP DOWN MED-SURG REGISTERED NURSE
TEWKSBURY STATE HOSPITAL, STEP DOWN MED-SURG LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

HUNTER COLLEGE, NEW YORK , PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER -MASTER’S PROGRAM, 2023
SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY, MASSACHUSETTS, BACHERLOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING, 2017
LOWELL VOCATIONAL SCHOOL, MASSACHUSETTS, LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE, 2010
HERITAGE CENTER OF LOWELL, CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT, 2006

Licensure

Massachusetts: RN2322938

Languages

English, French

Specialties

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Bipolar disorder - Developing coping and preventive strategies to stabilize extreme mood swings, including manic and depressive episodes; increasing effective strategies to regulate emotions and maintain a healthy daily routine

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Assertiveness - Empowering oneself to prioritize one’s needs above others, especially when it comes to mental health; practicing how to set and maintain boundaries; exploring why it can be difficult to stand up for oneself in certain situations

Weight loss & management - Healthy approaches to weight loss and maintaining a healthy weight; promoting positive body image




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • AllWays Health Partners (formerly Neighborhood Health)
  • Allied Benefit Systems
  • Berklee College of Music Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO
  • Boston College Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Evernorth
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Harvard Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Health Plans Inc.
  • Optum
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan (Commercial Plans, not via Mass Health or Navigator)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$300 (60min)
  • Initial session:$300 (60min)
  • Follow up Visits$150 (30min)
  • Medication Management Sessions$300 (60min)

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The practice will call you for a free 10min phone call to discuss your needs and ensure a match!

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