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Jennifer MacQueen(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
New York
Family issues- Life transitions- Loss, grief, and bereavement-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)- Relationship issues-Spirituality & religion-

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Professional statement

Jennifer is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She earned her Masters' of Science in Nursing at Columbia University School of Nursing. Jennifer's specializations include Religion/Spirituality, Relationship Issues, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Loss/Grief/Bereavement, Life Transitions, Insomnia/Sleep Issues, Family Issues, Depression, Chronic Illness and Anxiety.

We believe that psychiatric care shouldn't be expensive, intimidating or impossible to access which is why we strive to respond to clients right away or within 24 hours of inquiry; and we always have appointments available within one week. Our team of friendly, board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioners care deeply for their communities and are committed to providing high-quality, accessible care that is backed by science.

At Lavender, we help people flourish. Our specialties include offering supportive therapy and medication management for individuals coping with ADHD, adjustment reactions, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and mood disorders.


Message to clients

Did you know that nurses have been the most trusted profession for 17 years straight? Lavender is a nurse-founded and nurse led practice, which makes us super unique! Our board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioners are fully independent and can offer the same treatment interventions as our psychiatrist colleagues. Our providers have extensive training in the assessment and treatment of psychiatric disorders and enjoy spending time with clients to help them heal.

Lavender, offers a range of modern mental health services from the comfort of home. All our providers offer both prescriptions & therapy in a single appointment to save you time and money. Pairing therapy and medication to treat depression and anxiety can help you feel better faster with a 60% improved chance of recovery.


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

Adventist Health, Ukiah, CA, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
HealthAlliance Hospital, Kingston, NY, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
Private Telepsychiatry Practice, Esopus, NY, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
St. Christopher’s Inn at Graymoor, Garrison, NY, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
Keller Army Community Hospital, West Point, NY, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry

Columbia University School of Nursing, NYC, NY, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, 2001
Columbia University School of Nursing, NYC, NY, Nursing, 1999

Licensure

New York: 400660

Languages

English

Specialties

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

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

Spirituality & religion - Exploring beliefs and practices related to meaning, existence, and spiritual health and healing; enjoying a deeper felt connection with the spiritual dimension of one's life




Clientele

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

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • GEHA
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO)
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)
  • The Empire Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$150 (20min)