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Medication Management

RISE began offering medication management services in May 2023. 

 

We recognize that medication can play a crucial role in managing mental health conditions and achieving overall well-being. At RISE, our medication management services are tailored to support individuals navigating the complexities of mental health treatment.

Medication management services through RISE
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The RISE medication management team consists of Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP-BC).

 

Our services are designed to provide personalized care and support throughout the treatment journey. RISE providers dedicate quality time to each client with evaluations lasting about 1 hour and follow up appointments lasting about 30 minutes.

Service Offerings

Our mental health medication management services include:

Medication Intake/Evaluation: Providers conduct thorough evaluations of clients’ mental health history, current symptoms, and medication regimens to develop personalized treatment plans. Evaluations are about 1 hour.

Medication Monitoring, Adjustment, & Optimization: Our providers work with clients to closely monitor health conditions and client response to medication, making adjustments as needed to achieve desired outcomes while minimizing risks. Providers optimize medication dosages and combinations, ensuring maximum effectiveness with minimal side effects. Follow up appointments are about 30 minutes.

Medication Education and Counseling: RISE clinicians offer personalized education and counseling to clients and their families, providing insight into medication benefits, potential side effects, and strategies for enhancing medication adherence.

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Collaboration with Mental Health Providers: With RISE offering both medication management and mental health counseling, our providers are able to easily collaborate with one another to ensure coordinated and holistic care.

 

Supportive Care and Resources: Our team provides ongoing support, guidance, referrals, and resources to empower clients in managing their mental health and medication regimens effectively.

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Medication May Help the Following:

  • Anger Management

  • Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (some medications may help manage associated symptoms such as irritability or aggression)

  • Behavioral Disorders: Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Conduct Disorder 

  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

  • Dual Diagnosis 

  • Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating

  • Emotional Disturbance

  • Functional Neurological Disorder 

  • Impulse Control Disorders: Intermittent Explosive Disorder, Kleptomania, Pyromania, Trichotillomania, Excoriation, Pathological Gambling, Compulsive Buying Disorder

  • LGBTQIA+ (to aid with stressors and challenges related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and societal discrimination which may cause depression, anxiety, substance use, or PTSD)  

  • Mood Disorders: Dysthymia, Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder 

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Perinatal Mental Health during Pregnancy, Prenatal, & Postpartum

  • Personality Disorders 

  • PreMenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)

  • Psychosis: Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Delusional Disorders, Capgras Syndrome (CS)

  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

  • Self-Harming 

  • Sleep Issues: Insomnia, Nocturnal Enuresis 

  • Substance Use Disorders (medications may assist with withdrawal symptoms or cravings)

  • Suicidal Ideation

  • Trauma: Acute Stress Disorder & Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Consider RISE for your mental health medication management support.

Whether you're navigating a new diagnosis, adjusting to changes in medication, or seeking support in managing medication side effects, our providers are here to empower you on your journey to wellness. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you achieve improved mental health through personalized medication management.

RISE Med Prescribers

Angie Morris, PMHNP-BC
Angie Morris

MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC

 

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner | Med Prescriber

Megan Engen
Megan Engen

MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC

 

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner | Med Prescriber

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