Lisa Swords

Psychiatric Nurse, MS, CRNP

Verified by Psychology Today
Lisa Swords, MS, CRNP, Psychiatric Nurse in Towson
(410) 695-6915 Website

Lisa Swords

Psychiatric Nurse, MS, CRNP


Location

Resource Group
8501 La Salle Road
Suite #115
Towson, Maryland 21286
(410) 695-6915
Website
I am a family psychiatric nurse practitioner and work with children, adolescents and adults with mood disorders (such as depression and bipolar disorder) anxiety disorders (such as panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder), attention deficit disorder, substance abuse and various other diagnoses. I strive to empower individuals through medication management and psychotherapy in developing positive coping skills in order to live healthier lives. I prescribe medications along with providing individual and family therapy in my private practice in the Towson, Maryland area.
I have over five years of expertise in medication management of patients with psychiatric disorders and hold a Master of Science degree from University of Maryland as a family psychiatric nurse practitioner. I also have received extensive training through Sheppard Pratt hospital.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: University of Maryland (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License No. and State: R148787 Maryland

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $90 - $250
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Hopkins EHP
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Master of Science Degree / Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Year graduated: 2009

Location

Resource Group
8501 La Salle Road
Suite #115
Towson, Maryland 21286
(410) 695-6915
Website
Specialties
  • Medication Management
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Professional Connections

Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 7 years
Ms. Jennifer Levine, LCPC
Ms. Jennifer Levine, LCPC
Counselor Classmate, known for 6 years
Mr. Duane Haley, LCSW-C, MSW
Mr. Duane Haley, LCSW-C, MSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 2 years
Thomas Proctor, MEd, MSW, LCSW-C
Thomas Proctor, MEd, MSW, LCSW-C
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 6 years
Dedicated, competent practitioner who is skilled in supporting medication management across a variety of diagnoses.
Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 7 years
Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Mr. Elliott Driscoll, LCSW-C, MBA
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Classmate, known for 7 years
Elliott Driscoll is a compassionate and knowledgeable therapist who consistently strives to provide the best care to his patients

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2016
Lisa Swords, MS, CRNP, Psychiatric Nurse in Towson

Lisa Swords

Psychiatric Nurse, MS, CRNP