Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Rebekah started her career path as a Registered Nurse working at Western Psychiatric Hospital. This experienced ignited her passion for mental wellness. After Western Psychiatric she earned her Master of Science in Nursing and completed her certification for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Wilkes University. She has over 15 years of experience and has cared for individuals with a variety of mental health challenges, including autism, mood disorders, depression, OCD, and anxiety. Rebekah’s time at Western Psych afforded her the ability to work extensively on a unit specializing in acute behavioral and emotional problems in individuals who have Autism Spectrum Disorder, intellectual disabilities, and other developmental disorders. In addition to Rebekah’s impressive education and work history, she also received her certification for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy from Beck Institute.
Rebekah brings a unique skill set to The Nexus Group team. Her non judgmental attitude and strong belief and focus on holistic treatment, allow her to personally tailor care plans to help each individual patient achieve their goals and reach their full potential.
When she is not caring for her patients, Rebekah can be found spending time with her family, watching Pitt football games, and getting her daily workout in.