Dr. Anna Cook is a doctorally prepared Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who specializes in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating various mental health conditions. As an experienced healthcare professional, she will make your mental health needs a priority. Anna is proud to provide a high-quality level of service, healthcare experience, and commitment to health and wellness for all of her patients. Her goal is to make you feel better as quickly as possible. Anna strives to help you improve your quality of life and achieve your wellness goals relating to mind, body, and soul so you can be well, and live your best possible life!
With over 14 years of nursing experience and 5 years of experience as a mental health nurse practitioner, Anna will use her expertise to customize a treatment plan that is right for you. She obtained a master’s degree in nursing from the Murray State University in 2010 and a post master’s degree from Vanderbilt University in 2015. Anna is a board-certified Registered Nurse, adult Clinical Nurse Specialist and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She completed a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from University of Alabama, Huntsville in 2019.
Anna is passionate about caring people of all ages with mental health conditions such as Depression, Anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Oppositional Defiance Disorder (ODD), Conduct Disorder, Childhood Mood Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and insomnia. She also works with special populations such as those with intellectual and developmental disabilities as well as geriatrics. She believes in a holistic approach to treating mental illness and combine the use of both medications and supportive psychotherapy to treat the whole person. Some patients are recommended to participate in behavioral modification and therapy alone. However, in many cases, medication is used in conjunction with behavioral modification and therapy. Referrals for therapy will be provided when necessary to address behavioral health issues.
- License Number: APNOOOO15203
- License Type: Nurse Practioner
- License State: Tennessee
- Experience: 6 years
- Languages: English