Heidi Napolitano APRN is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Heidi is an Honors graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and is currently enrolled in a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post-Masters Certificate program at Washburn University. She has worked in mental health for the past 8 years in various roles including inpatient and outpatient psychiatric nursing, as medical director for a community mental health agency, and as a nurse practitioner treating patients with severe mental illness. She has experience treating depression, anxiety, ADD/ADHD, trauma, PTSD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, insomnia and evaluating disability cases.
Heidi believes in a holistic approach to treatment that includes understanding the connections between her patient’s mental, physical, and social health. She aims to identify strengths and supports as well as areas of need while creating a highly individualized and comprehensive plan of care. She is passionate about educating her patients, answering questions and ensuring an open and honest patient-provider relationship. Heidi utilizes evidence-based practices that often combine the use of medication and therapy for the best possible outcomes.