As The Costello Center's psychiatric nurse practitioner, Alison advocates a holistic approach towards treating clients of all types, from those new to mental health treatment to those with chronic illnesses. She is dedicated to finding a combination of dietary alterations, counseling, medication management, and lifestyle changes for each individual client that best meet his or her goals and expectations for treatment. With a special interest in helping adults of all ages with traumatic brain injuries, dementia, and other neurological disorders, Alison is passionate about ensuring her clients have the best possible quality of life.
Alison is a board certified Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a master's degree in Advanced Psychiatric Nursing from the University of Florida.
Alison has experience working with clients of all ages in a wide variety of settings including clinical trials, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, outpatient offices, and hospitals, including the Burn Intensive Care Unit in UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL.