Uzo Onyekwelu, Psychiatric nurse practitioner in Providence, Rhode Island — Zencare
Uzo  Onyekwelu
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Uzo Onyekwelu

She/Her/Hers

Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHNP-BC
Rhode Island Not Accepting Online
College Hill Not Accepting In-person

Now accepting new patients for Medication management only

This psychiatric nurse practitioner is currently not accepting new clients. Find available Rhode Island psychiatric nurse practitioners on Zencare.

Updated March 18, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Insomnia & sleep issues
  • Bipolar disorder

Professional statement

Uzo is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner licensed to care for the needs of clients across the lifespan. She was born in Providence, Rhode Island to parents who are also medical professionals.

She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Saint Louis University School of Nursing, a Bachelor of Business Administration from Houston Baptist University, and a Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University. Uzo utilizes a holistic and evidence-based approach in treating the mental health needs of her clients. She provides compassionate, and culturally sensitive care.

She works with her clients to develop a treatment plan which includes medication management, supportive therapy, and psychoeducation. She specializes in depression, anxiety, sleep issues, ADHD, and Bipolar. As a mental health nurse practitioner, Uzo has worked with clients in private practice, skilled nursing facilities, and law enforcement.


Message to clients

Revive Therapeutic Services is a culturally diverse clinical practice that provides mental health and psychiatry services to teenagers (14-18), young adults/college students, adults, parents, couples, families, and older adults.

Revive Therapeutic Services evaluates and treats a wide range of mental health diagnoses including Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar spectrum disorders, ADHD, PTSD, Life transitions, Addiction, Mood Disorders and other psychiatric disorders.

We offer individual therapy, couples therapy, genetic testing, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and psychiatric medication management in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Maryland.


Specialties

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

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

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

Insomnia & sleep issues - Exploring ways to improve sleep patterns, develop healthy sleep hygiene, master relaxation techniques, manage stressors, reduce worrying, and address insomnia

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




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Brown University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • Cigna
  • Johnson and Wales University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
  • RISD Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • University of Rhode Island (URI) Student Insurance (United Healthcare)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $140 (30min)
  • Medication management sessions: $175 (60min)

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
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

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

  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Rhode Island)
Not accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10am-6pm
  • Tue 10am-6pm
  • Wed 10am-6pm
  • Thu 10am-6pm
  • Fri 10am-6pm
  • Sat 9am-3pm
  • Sun Closed

College Hill practice
382 Thayer St, Providence, Rhode Island 02906
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10am-6pm
  • Tue 10am-6pm
  • Wed 10am-6pm
  • Thu 10am-6pm
  • Fri 10am-6pm
  • Sat 9am-3pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 13 years

Revive Therapeutic Services, Psychiatric Nurse Practitoner, 2021 - Present


Licensure

Rhode Island: APRN02849


Languages

English