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Becky

Becky Meritt is a trained, board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner based in Rochester, NY. Becky’s experience offers individuals a competent provider whose training & services include evaluating, diagnosing, and educating the client and family regarding mental health treatments/illnesses. Treatment can include prescribing psychotropic and relevant behavioral management strategies to support stabilization.


Although therapy is a recommendation which may be made in conjunction with medications, Becky is not a therapist and most specifically specializes in psychopharmacological interventions for symptoms.


Becky has assisted clients struggling with trauma-based disorders, ADHD, bipolar disorder, psychosis, depression, and anxiety-based disorders. Her framework of treatment Is centered on biopsychosocial and trauma-based modalities; treating an individual from a holistic perspective.


Becky completed her undergraduate nursing degree at Roberts Wesleyan College and obtained her masters at the University of Rochester. Her clinical experience has included work in inpatient hospitalization, residential treatment, outpatient treatment, integrated school programs, and group homes.



Specialties

Special Needs
OCD
Trauma
Children
Depression
Adolescents
Anxiety
ADD/ADHD

Education

MS
University of Rochester


Accepted Insurance

Aetna
Oxford
United Healthcare
Oscar Health
Cigna


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