"Mental health and mental balance are critical to leading a healthy life"
- Mariel Hemingway
PATRICIA PETITPAS, APRN/PCNS-BC/LCPDII
A Licensed Professional Here to Guide You
Patricia has been specializing in psychotherapy and medication management since 1999. She gives guidance to patients and families with issues concerning mental health and substance abuse. She also performs comprehensive psychiatric assessments and provides medications as needed. She provides psychoeducation of medications, risk benefits, and side effects.
She utilizes physical assessment skills to determine related nursing interventions, assesses clinical emergencies, including suicide, and danger to others and coordinates resources for stabilization.
Patricia is trained in Advanced ADD/ADHD and psychopharmacology as well as Advanced Dialectical Behavior Practices and PTSD. Patricia utilizes several hoslitic approaches as well such as breathing techniques, and guided meditation for patients interested in alternative options other than medication.
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Patricia Petitpas, PCNS is a provider who practices in Cranston, RI.
Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
Adult Psychiatric Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist)
Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist)
Nursing (Registered Nurse)
Psychiatric Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist)
Psychiatric Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
Substance Abuse Counseling
ADHD and-or ADD
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
And many more
925 Reservoir Ave.
Cranston, RI 02910