Stella Okobi

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP

Verified by Psychology Today
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Stella Okobi

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Brooklyn, NY 11236
(347) 966-4856
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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About

Stella enjoys communicating and educating her clients about the importance of taking an active role in their health and mental health. Sometimes this is easier said than done; but she believes as an advocate of mental health, building a trusting relationship with her clients will encourage them to not just simply ask questions but engage in a dialogue that will promote better health related decisions. She believes that creating a safe space exudes comfort, patience, and trust. Moreover, it will lead her clients to have better health outcomes. Having the will to make a change is pivotal. So she is ready when your ready!
Stella Okobi is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who has experience working in both inpatient and outpatient setting as well as telemedicine. She is qualified to diagnose, treat, and prescribe medication for adolescents, children, and adults. Her specialties include but are not limited to PTSD, anxiety, bipolar, and depression.
When you feel like it is to much, it probably is too much. I am here to tell you do not over think or blame yourself for anything that is happening right now. If you are looking for help, you already taken the first step. You are not in this fight alone. A simple phone call or email and we will get started on your mental health journey.

Finances

  • Session Fee: $80 per session
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Paypal, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Amida Care Medicaid
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • EmblemHealth
  • GHI
  • HIP | Health Plan of New York
  • Independent Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • NYSHIP | NY State Empire Plan
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
If a client chooses to utilize their out of network benefits, they will be responsible for paying the full cost at their visit.
Email me or call (347) 966-4856 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 4 Years
  • License: New York / 402649
  • School: Molloy College
  • Year Graduated: 2018
Stella Okobi, NP is a Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who offers a multidisciplinary approach to mental health.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: AANP / Member in Good Standing
  • Member Since: 2020

Location

Brooklyn, NY 11236
(347) 966-4856
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Medication Management
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Ebo
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Intervention
  • Person-Centered
  • Prescriptive Authority, Medication Management,
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 12 Jun 2022
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Stella Okobi

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, NP