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Olanike Idowu (kekere)

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
New YorkConnecticut
ADHD- Anxiety -Bipolar disorder- Depression-Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)-

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Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years

Yale University , Master's Science in Nursing , 2018


Connecticut: 7822 - New York: 404330


English, Yoruba


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)

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

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

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


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

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Aetna International (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance (in-network in CT, NY)
  • All Savers Insurance Company (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Allied Benefit Systems (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Ambetter (in-network in NY)
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Carelon (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Cigna (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna) (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (in-network in NY)
  • Evernorth (in-network in CT, NY)
  • GEHA (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Harvard Pilgrim (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Health Plans Inc. (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Humana (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Meritain Health (in-network in CT, NY)
  • NYSHIP (in-network in CT, NY)
  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO) (in-network in NY)
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources) (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Nippon Life Benefits (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Optum (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Oscar Health (in-network in CT, NY)
  • Oxford Health Plans (in-network in CT, NY)
  • UMR (in-network in CT, NY)
  • United Healthcare (in-network in CT, NY)
  • United Healthcare Shared Services (in-network in CT, NY)
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan (in-network in CT, NY)

Olanike Idowu (kekere) is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • Advocate
  • Northwell Direct
  • Silver Summit

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$500 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$150 - $500

Additional session information

Therapist's note

I am out of network with most insurances and offer courtesy claim submission for out of network sessions. I offer sliding scale and open to discuss affordability of sessions

Client testimonials

"She was prompt with mo wait time I felt listened to and she is very knowledgeable about medication and other supplemental treatment for mental health. I am excited to start this journey with her"
- Zencare client May 2024
"Olanike was patient, she was very empathetic and for the first time since seeeing roviders, I felt heard. She is also very knowledgeable about medications and spoke to me extensively about medication choices and non medicinal choices. She even talked to me about diet that could help my condition. I am excited about this journey"
- Zencare client May 2024