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Tiruwork Hiruy(She/Her/Hers)

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
ColoradoNew MexicoTexas
ADHD-Bipolar disorder-Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)-Psychotic disorders-Mood disorders-

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Professional statement

My name is Tiruwork Hiruy, and I am a dedicated psychiatric nurse practitioner with over 20 years of experience in the field of psychiatry. Throughout my career, I have had the privilege of working with a diverse range of clients, each with unique mental health needs and challenges. My extensive experience has shaped my holistic approach to mental health care, which integrates psychopharmacology and evidence-based psychotherapies to provide comprehensive support.

I specialize in treating mood disorders and trauma, understanding the profound impact these conditions can have on an individual's life. My approach is rooted in empathy and a deep commitment to creating a safe, non-judgmental space where clients feel comfortable sharing their experiences and concerns. I believe that effective mental health care is a collaborative process, and I strive to build a strong therapeutic alliance with each of my clients.

In my practice, I emphasize the importance of combining medication management with practical coping strategies. This holistic approach not only addresses symptoms but also promotes personal growth and resilience. My goal is to empower clients to take an active role in their healing process, equipping them with the tools and skills necessary to navigate life's challenges with confidence.

Over the years, I have seen firsthand the transformative power of a well-rounded, patient-centered approach to mental health care. I am passionate about helping clients improve their overall quality of life, develop effective coping mechanisms, and achieve lasting mental well-being. Your unique journey is important to me, and I am here to support you every step of the way.

Message to clients

Welcome! I am here to support you on your unique journey towards mental well-being. Together, we will create a safe and empathetic space for healing, where your goals and needs are the priority. Through a holistic approach, combining medication and psychotherapy, we will work collaboratively to develop effective coping strategies and build resilience. Your journey matters, and I am committed to empowering you to achieve positive change and a better quality of life. My aim is to provide you with the support and tools necessary for lasting mental wellness. Let's navigate this path together, ensuring you have the guidance and encouragement needed to overcome challenges and thrive. You are not alone in this journey; I am here to help you every step of the way.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 3 years

Integrated Psychiatry Services , PMHNP-BC
TeamHealth, PMHNP-BC
ParklandHospital, Psychiatry Nurse

Walden University, MSN, PMHNP, 2021


Texas: 1067309 - Colorado: 0101299-C-NP - New Mexico: 67209


Amharic, English


ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

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

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions

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

Psychotic disorders - Supporting individuals and families to manage symptoms such as delusions, hallucinations, and agitations while maintaining healthy, supportive relationships

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


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

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • Aetna International
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Ambetter
  • AmeriHealth
  • American Behavioral
  • Amerigroup
  • Amita Health-BCBS HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • BCBS HMO-Swedish Covent
  • Baylor Scott & White Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Colorado State University Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • Evernorth
  • First Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Health First Colorado
  • Health Plans Inc.
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Optimum
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Prominence health
  • Spring Health
  • Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas A&M University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas)
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance
  • Tricare
  • UMR
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Shared Services
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • University of Colorado Boulder Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • University of Houston Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas)
  • University of Texas at Austin Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas)
  • Wellcare Health Plans
  • Wellpoint Military Care
  • Wellspring EAP

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$200 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$100 - $200

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