Annette  Okereke
Vetted

Annette Okereke

She/Her/Hers

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC Doctor of Nursing Practice, DNP Family Nurse Practitioner, FNP Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Massachusetts Accepting Online
Updated March 23, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Relationship issues
  • Stress management
  • Mood disorders

Specialties

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

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others

Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (30min)
  • Sliding scale: $130 - $150

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am to 5pm
  • Tue 9am to 4pm
  • Wed 9am to 5pm
  • Thu 9am to 5pm
  • Fri 9am to 5pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education


Regis College Weston Massachusetts, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC), 2018
University of Massachusetts Lowell, Doctorate in Nursing Practice, DNP, 2014
Regis College Weston Massachusetts, Masters of Science in Nursing, FNP-C, 2008
Simmons College Boston, Bachelors of Science in Nursing, BSN, 1996


Licensure

Massachusetts: RN217718


Languages

English

Igbo