Michelle (Shelly) Johnson is a dual certified nurse practitioner in pediatric primary care and psychiatric mental health, offering integrative mental health treatments (a holistic approach that uses conventional and complimentary therapies to treat psychiatric disorders) to children, adolescents, and young adults. She obtained her pediatric nurse practitioner degree from Azusa Pacific University in 2014 and obtained her psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certification from Florida State University in 2021.
Shelly works with clients who experience:
- Eating disorders
- Mood disorders
- Behavioral issues in children and teenagers
Prior to joining the Costello Center, she was working at a pediatric residential psychiatric facility; she also has experience as a nursing instructor in both pediatric and psychiatric medicine. Her work is personalized utilizing evidenced-based practice and includes education, medication, therapy, and complimentary modalities. She believes personalized treatment leads to improvement in symptoms, restored mental health, and positive wellbeing.