Marci BowenTelehealth with Marci
Marci Bowen is a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner that graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is trained to treat across the lifespan from adolescence through adulthood. She specializes in the holistic bio-psycho-social- spiritual-cultural approach to treating clients. Through collaboration with the client they work to achieve optimal functioning by building the therapeutic alliance and through medication management. Marci believes that she is merely a guide to help clients along their way to recovery and remission. Educating clients on diagnoses, medications, coping skills, and life management are the foundations to restoring feelings of stability.
Marci treats a variety of conditions; ADHD, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, substance use disorders, and eating disorders. She believes in the use of psychopharmacological interventions and psychotherapeutic interventions together to best manage conditions.
A psychiatric NP is an advanced practice Registered Nurse who specializes in psychiatry with years of training and experience in the branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental health disorders. Unlike psychologists, NPs must evaluate patients to determine whether their symptoms are the result of a physical illness, a combination of physical and mental ailments, or strictly psychiatric.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. They are avid board/card game lovers; enjoy kayaking, movies, sporting events, and live music. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and the Neuroscience Education Institute.