Provider Type: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Serving: Adolescents, Adults, Children
Dr. Kristen McCourt, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, develops a trusting, therapeutic relationship where clients feel heard and understood. She helps people of all ages with autism, intellectual disabilities, learning disorders, psychosis, mood disorders, and more.
Dr. McCourt earned a B.S. in pharmacology from University of Toledo, an M.S. in nursing from University of Illinois at Chicago, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice from University of Missouri. She has extensive experiences in hospital settings where she assessed, diagnosed, created treatment plans, and managed medications for clients of all ages.
During treatment, Dr. McCourt’s style is based on motivational interviewing and DBT. She collaborates with clients on both short and long-term goals, and values partnering with clients and families to create a safe, non-judgmental environment to build independence and improve well-being.