Porsha Peterson, PMHNP

Provider type: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

NPI Number: 1992387088

Spoken languages: English

Serving: 15 to 64

About Porsha Peterson, PMHNP

Porsha Peterson is a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in California with two years of experience. She graduated from Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science.


Porsha believes it is important to treat patients with dignity and respect. She feels it is important to educate patients on the mind-body connection between mental and physical health, as well as providing education and opportunities for individuals to identify early warning signs of mental illness.


In her spare time, Porsha enjoys exercising, reading the Bible, and advocating to decrease the stigma of mental illness.

Specialties

  • ADHD/ADD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • CBT-I (Insomnia)
  • Christian Focus
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy)
  • Depression
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ Issues
  • Men's Issues
  • Military Family Transitions
  • Postpartum
  • PTSD (Combat Related)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Problems
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues