Ugo Ndubaku, Psychiatric nurse practitioner in California — Zencare
Ugo  Ndubaku
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Ugo Ndubaku

She/Her/Hers

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
California Accepting Online
Updated July 24, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress management
  • Trauma
  • Women's issues

Professional statement

Dr. Ugo Ndubaku is a doctorally-prepared double board-certified nurse practitioner with professional and extensive clinical care experience in delivering quality patient care. She specializes in integrative psychiatry across the life span (pediatrics & adolescents, and geriatrics). She is also a trained psychotherapist and a skilled educator.  

Dr. Ugo Ndubaku incorporates psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, conventional medicines, and alternative medicines to meet your unique needs. Her integrated care experience enables her to treat clients holistically by utilizing a comprehensive approach that caters to their mental, physical, and emotional needs. 

Dr. Ugo Ndubaku’s goal is to listen, help, and empower you to live a quality life. You will be treated like the valuable, unique individual that you are.


Message to clients

Are you tired of providers not listening? Do you feel like your symptoms are overlooked? If so, welcome to my practice, where listening and taking the time to understand your needs and the root cause of your symptoms is essential. I use integrative psychiatry and psychotherapy to devise a treatment plan curtailed to meet your needs because you are a unique person who deserves holistic care beyond treating your symptoms.

Your mental health matters. Let’s make it a priority and empower you to attain a fulfilling state of mental wellness.


Specialties

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)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health
  • GEHA
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente PPO
  • Loyola Marymount University Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • MHN/Health Net
  • Magellan Health
  • Medi-Cal
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • Multiplan or PHCS
  • Occidental College Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Pomona College Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • Stanford University Student Health Insurance (MHN)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • University of California Davis Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Irvine Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Los Angeles Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Merced Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Riverside Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California San Diego Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Santa Barbara Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of California Santa Cruz Student Health Insurance (Anthem Blue Cross)
  • University of Southern California Student Health Insurance (Aetna)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $160 (30min)
  • Initial session: $320 (60min)
  • Family sessions: $320 (60min)
  • Medication management and therapy sessions: $300 (50min)
  • Medication management sessions: $160 (30min)

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
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

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

  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Licensure

California: 95004701


Languages

English


Client testimonials

"I am very excited about working with her. Can’t wait till my next appointment. She is thoughtful and clear. I felt like my time was well spent. I am grateful that hat I was connected to Her and I am already using strategies shared."
- Zencare client • October 2022