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Allison Slack, PMHNP-BC, is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with training and experience in treating acute and chronic psychiatric conditions across the lifespan and practice settings. She is certified to provide treatment for a variety of psychiatric disorders, including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, and psychosis. Allison is also certified to provide treatment in drug and alcohol addiction, including acute detoxification, stabilization, and treatment. As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, she is committed to providing individualized, personalized, and comprehensive care for her patients.
Allison Slack was born and raised in Pembroke Pines, FL, and always dreamed about becoming a nurse. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Bachelor of Nursing Degree in 2011. While working as a registered nurse at Holy Cross Hospital was fulfilling and challenging, she realized that she wanted to expand and enrolled in an advanced practice nursing program. Allison was rewarded her Master of Nursing Degree, specializing in psychiatry and mental health, in 2013, from StonyBrook University. For the past six years, she has worked as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and concentrates on educating, mentoring, advocating, and prescribing for her patients.