Debbi Del Re, APN, is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner who has worked in mental health and psychiatric nursing for more than 25 years. She has experience in the areas of crisis intervention, PTSD, life transitions, chronic mental illness, suicidal ideation, grief, mood disorders, dementia, and anxiety. Debbi uses a biopsychosocial approach to care, taking into consideration each person’s s biological, psychological, and social factors and their complex interactions, to best understand the individual’s health, illness, and treatment needs. She is dedicated to instilling hope in her patients, while helping each patient towards their own personal best – emotionally, mentally and physically through the use of individualized pharmacological and psychotherapy treatment. Debbi received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Elmhurst College and her master’s in nursing from Northern Illinois University. She received her post-master’s certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from University of St. Francis.