Sharon  Philbin

Sharon Philbin

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, APRN Nurse Practitioner Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Rhode Island Accepting Online
Pawtucket Accepting In-person

Sharon Philbin, APRN now accepting clients with no wait.


Updated February 6, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Medication management

Professional statement

*SHARON PHILBIN is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse offering evaluation, diagnosis and medication management for anxiety, depression and ADHD.

Sharon started her career at St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing graduating in 1985. Sharon received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2008 from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (Summa Cum Laude) and a Master of Science Degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Massachusetts Boston, College of Nursing in 2010. Sharon is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Experiences include hospital nursing in various settings, home care, and as a Primary Care Provider in Family Medicine. Sharon has also been a clinical instructor for Nurse Practitioner students and adjunct instructor for BSN students. Sharon has over 20 years experience specializing in ADHD, Anxiety and Depression.

Message to clients

No problem or concern is too small or too big. There is no judgment here, and we'll work together to figure out what would be the best route for you to take.

We offer evaluation, diagnosis , education, medication management. and referrals as needed.

We offer Medical Marijuana Licensing in the State of RI for approved conditions.


ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) - Interview and questionnaire of history based on DSM-V guidelines to diagnose for ADD / ADHD; subsequent visits for follow ups and ongoing evaluation; referrals for executive functioning challenges such as organizational issues or therapy

Anxiety - Medication management and talk therapy for generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks

Depression - Medication management and talk therapy for depression, including sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms

Medication management - Optimizing medication use to improve symptoms of depression, anxiety, and ADHD


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Sharon Philbin is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $160 (30min)
  • Initial session: $300 (60min)
  • Medication management sessions: $160 (30min)
  • Initial visit-follow-up: $100 (20min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Venmo
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • As needed
Therapist's note

All Self Pay Clients may submit receipt/ copy of billing codes to their insurance for reimbursement of cost.

Please call to inquire about visit costs. schedule and reimbursement.


Pawtucket practice
100 Lafayette Street, Suite 302, Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri By appointment
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Rhode Island)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 9:0am-5:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri By appointment
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 14 years

Private Practice, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, 2016 - Present
Governor’s Diagnostic Center, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, 2011 - Present
University of Rhode Island, College of Nursing, Clinical Instructor, 2012 - Present
Providence Community Health Centers, Primary Care Provider in Family Practice, 2002 - 2019
University of Massachusetts Boston, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Faculty Instructor, 2011 - 2012
Chad Brown Health Center, Primary Care Provider (APRN), 2010 - 2011

The University of Massachusetts Boston, College of Nursing, MS/FNP, 2010
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, College of Nursing, BSN, 2008
St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing, RN, 1985


Rhode Island: APRN00980

Massachusetts: RN176327



Professional endorsements

"Ms. Philbin taught me a great amount about serving a family with multitude layers to the client and family as well as the community resources that are available. She also took me into her part time practice and taught me a great deal about diagnosing, testing, and follow up with the clients with ADHD and ADD across the life span."

- Meredith Logan, RN, NP student • June 2016

"I would highly recommend Ms. Philbin. She comes with a great deal of experience working with individuals and their various needs. Sharon’s patients feel very comfortable coming in to see her and discussing their various medical issues with her. I have seen first hand the positive outcomes she has made in individuals' lives. She is a hard, dedicated worker who takes the time to get to know her patients and, more importantly, follow up with them. Sharon has had many years of experience in the medical field."

- Moira Houlihan Staff, RN • June 2016

Client testimonials

"Very happy! Sharon was super nice and got us right in."
- Zencare client • December 2019
"She was professional and ready to discuss the appointment details."
- Zencare client • August 2019
"Sharon was lovely and helpful; the process was very easy."
- Zencare client • June 2018
"Sharon is a true professional who sincerely cares about her patients’ well being. I have gone to Sharon for years, and recommend her services every chance I get!"
- Brown University alum • June 2016
"Sharon is a caring, kind, direct, and to the point. You can rely on her to have your best interests in mind."
- Professional in education • June 2016
"I have worked with Sharon for many years and she is absolutely fantastic. She is committed to helping her patients. I highly recommend her for any age, but especially for college students. She is very personable and makes me feel comfortable and relaxed to discuss any issue."
- Rhode Island College alum '15 • February 2016