He/Him/HisAdvanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Matt Leschiner is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner located in Washington, DC. Matt works with clients across a wide range of mental health conditions, symptoms, and life situations. He is passionate about supporting clients from the LGBTQ community to access high quality mental health services. Individuals with depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder work with Matt to live more comfortably and productively.
While Matt is a Nurse Practitioner, he doesn’t focus entirely on diagnosis or labels. Rather, he gets to know each client by their story, goals, and backgrounds. He pays attention to their specific symptoms and comes up with a treatment plan that is unique for each person. When appropriate, Matt prescribes medications for his clients to help alleviate their symptoms. After starting them on medication, he continues to work with clients to ensure that the medication is the right one for them and at the correct dosage. Matt is also trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and existential therapy practices.
Matt earned a Master’s degree in Skilled Nursing from The George Washington University. He has over six years of experience working in psychiatry and helping clients with their mental health symptoms. He provides down-to-earth, personable mental health services for clients of all backgrounds and identities. He commits himself to authenticity and encourages clients to access their own resilience in the face of challenges.
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)
Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation
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
Borderline personality disorder - Increasing insight into relational patterns and destructive behaviors; development of coping strategies for uncomfortable emotions or situations; skills for emotional identification and regulation.
Schizophrenia - Support monitoring and managing symptoms; building skills and supports to reduce and respond to stressors and sustain a balanced life
Matt Leshchiner is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 4 years
Cornerstone Montgomery, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, 2021 - Present
Sibley Memorial Hospital, Psychiatric Nurse, 2016 - 2021
George Washington University, MSN, 2020
George Washington University, BSN, 2018
Montgomery College, ADN, 2016
Washington DC: NP1041491