He/Him/HisPsychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Chris is a dedicated professional who goes above and beyond when it comes to his patients' mental health and well-being. He received a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree from The University of Maryland (magna cum laude) and a MSN from The University of South Alabama (summa cum laude) with a focus on psychiatric and mental healthcare.
He brings over nine years of clinical psychiatric experience working at two of the top psychiatric hospitals in the nation; The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Sheppard Pratt Hospital. Chris brings intelligence, professionalism, warmth, and a genuine partnership to each session resulting in a well thought out and mutually established treatment plan. Patients appreciate his down to earth, caring, and nonjudgmental approach.
He prioritizes listening to the needs of every patient thoroughly while creating a safe environment, allowing for open dialogue and successful therapy outcomes. He provides thoughtful medication management and compassionate care for a wide range of mental health symptoms. His commitment to personalized treatment plans and his thoroughness in finding the best solutions for his patients make him stand out as a trusted provider.
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)
Depression and mood disorders - Depression, dysthymia (mild depression), bipolar disorder, hormone-related mood issues, i.e. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) and postpartum depression, adjustment disorder with depression
Insomnia & sleep issues - Exploring ways to improve sleep patterns, develop healthy sleep hygiene, master relaxation techniques, manage stressors, reduce worrying, and address insomnia
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Psychopharmacological management - Optimizing medication to treat psychiatric and mental health conditions
Christopher Anderson is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:
Years of Experience: 9 years
Providence Behavioral Health Associates, PMHNP-BC, 2023 - Present
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2016 - 2022
University of South Alabama, MSN, 2022
University of Maryland, MSN, 2015
Rhode Island: CAPRN03613