Bancroft Behavioral Health Inc, MSN, RN, FPMHNP, Psychiatric Nurse in Newark
We specialize in Pediatric, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry. Our ideal clients are motivated for treatment, solution focused and interested in change! Bradley Why is a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (FPMHNP) and is Board Certified by the ANA. We provide comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and medication management. Our approach to each potential client is personalized and involves collaboration with therapists, primary care providers and family members. Treatment is taken very seriously and Evidence Based Treatment is standard.
Bradley Why has been treating child, adolescent and adult behavioral problems for 20 years. He has extensive medication expertise in the treatment of attachment disorders, attention and concentration problems, aggression, anxiety, mood and thought disorders. Although it is within his scope of practice, Bradley Why does not treat adults for ADD or ADHD.
Patient centered approach - personalized treatment with a focus on patient and family dynamics - Strong opinion that outcomes in therapy outweigh medication alone, however when appropriate, medication as an adjunct to therapy can be greatly beneficial. Options for treatment are suggested with the patient regarded as the decision maker.
Take the first step to help. Call Bancroft Behavioral Health Inc now - (302) 300-4078


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: University of Virginia
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License No. and State: L8-0000104 Delaware


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $250
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Highmark Health Options
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: DEA Registration
  • Certificate: ANCC / FPMHNP
  • Certificate Date: 2015


  • Child or Adolescent
  • Mood Disorders
  • Medication Management


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • School Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Collaboration with Patients Therapist
  • Existential
  • Interpersonal
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation & Consultation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Family
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2017
Bancroft Behavioral Health Inc, MSN, RN, FPMHNP, Psychiatric Nurse in Newark

Bancroft Behavioral Health Inc

Psychiatric Nurse, MSN, RN, FPMHNP