She/Her/HersPsychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Dorrett McDonald-Lovell is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner located in Kissimmee, FL. Dorrett has over 20 years of experience in healthcare and enjoys supporting those with mood disorders such as anxiety, depression, or bipolar disorder along with insomnia, PTSD and OCD.
Dorrett individualizes all sessions, meaning that she tailors her approach based on the client’s needs, personality, and preferences. She strives to provide culturally competent care to all her clients, recognizing their unique situations and backgrounds. Dorrett provides psychoeducation, teaching clients about mental health and encouraging them to further explore their own mental health. When appropriate, she prescribes and manages medication for her clients so they can control their mental health symptoms.
Dorrett is a compassionate PMHNP who provides unconditional support to her clients. She is passionate about working within communities and advocates against the stigmatization of mental health.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions
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
Social anxiety - Helping clients increase confidence and ability to interact with others amidst fear of being judged, worry about embarrassment, or concern about offending others
Performance anxiety - Underperforming, due exclusively to anxiety
Walden University, PMHNP, 2022