About Psychiatric Medication Management
At Flourish, we believe in whole body, mind, spirit wellness. When you feel good physically and mentally, you will be a happier and more productive person. We have a team of trusted professionals who address health from a holistic standpoint. You are not alone. We are here to help and guide you. Seeking help for your mental health issues is critical and can be life-changing and even life-saving.
We now offer two psychiatric nurse practitioners who use evidence-based treatments and are licensed to prescribe mental health medication for a variety of illnesses. Our Flourish Wellness clients have the opportunity to include natural remedies such as massage, acupuncture, Reiki and yoga in addition to counseling and medication We offer this unique way to address mental health concerns comprehensively. When you come to work with us, you will find that we are not like a conventional doctor’s office. Our team will take time with you and support you through collaboration so we can provide you with the correct diagnosis as well as create a comprehensive plan to improve and enhance your overall health and well being.
With the right plan in place, and expert guidance, it’s possible to see symptom reduction quickly. Our goal is for you to lead a happier and healthier life and we will work with you to achieve that goal.
Our Nurse Practitioners:
Josyane Kengni, is board-certified nurse practitioner in Psychiatry and Behavioral Health. She has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in nursing with seven years of nursing experience in a variety of settings. Josyane is licensed to provide psychotherapy and psychopharmacology in Maryland. She is experienced in working with children, adolescents, adults, and the geriatric population to diagnose and treat mental health disorders. Josyane draws on her experience as a medical nurse to rule-out any possible medical conditions that could be affecting a patient’s mental health before treating a psychiatric condition.
“My responsibility as a mental health nurse practitioner is to provide evidence-based psychopharmacology and psychotherapy to individuals. I believe if the patient’s mental functioning is restored or compensated for, then their social functioning is positively impacted and thus their economic capabilities are improved.” Josyane is committed to having a positive impact on the community.
Seraphine Agbor is a Board-Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner CRNP-PMH, graduated from Walden University. Seraphine has over seven years of experience working with patients dealing with addiction and mental illness. She works with patients dealing with depression, anxiety disorders, substance abuse, PTSD, schizophrenia and many others. She utilizes a mix of medications, psychotherapy, and works with the Flourish Team to offer other alternative treatments that may be beneficial. Ms. Agbor follows evidence-based guidelines blended with clinical experience, personal observation, and intuition. She also ensures quality of care and open lines of communication between all members of the health-care team. Seraphine has strong clinical skills enhanced by her natural ability to build rapport with patients and families.
Ms Seraphine Agbor previously worked for:
Montgomery County Correctional Facility in Boyds, Maryland,
NIH (National Institute of health, Bethesda, Md)
PIW (Psychiatric Institute of Washington DC)
Adventist Behavioral Health and wellness, Rockville, Md
Jill is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master’s degree from the University of South Alabama graduating Summa Cum Lade. Jill is in the process of finalizing her Doctoral project. She has received certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in family psychiatry across the lifespan. Jill’s skills and experience allows her to assist you in setting appropriate life goals and defining strategies to accomplish those goals. There is no set approach for mental health care. Every patient is unique and will be treated as such. We will customize your experience and help you to achieve optimal health.