Shalita Clark is a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with a clinical career that took her on a journey from inpatient to outpatient settings, managing the care of both acute and chronic mental illness. She has experience with all ages ranging from toddlers with autism to older adults with dementia, although her specialty is adults with depression, bipolar, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, substance use, schizophrenia, and adjustment disorders. She provides extensive psychiatric evaluations, psychotherapy, and psychopharmacological treatment initiation and monitoring. Her education includes a Master of Science in Nursing, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner specialization, from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Before becoming a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, she worked for several years as a registered nurse in multiple specialties including medical, surgical, liver transplant, cardiac, rehab, orthopedic, oncology, and psychiatry. She brings a holistic care approach for both mind and body, and an abiding commitment to individualized, personalized, comprehensive care for patients. Shalita is from Birmingham, Alabama and enjoys traveling, hiking, shopping, and reading in her free time.
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