Vanessa Reilly-Micka is a PMHNP-BC is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner who treats adults. Vanessa’s practice is medication management. She also believes that in most cases, psychiatric medication works best with therapy and asks that you bring a therapist into your care team to provide the best mental health outcome.
She received both her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Dominican College. She later received her Master of Arts in Psychology at Iona College and later after that her Master of Science in Nursing at Columbia University. She has clinical experience in multiple settings in the last six years. She has worked in in-patient psychiatric settings at hospitals as a nurse and a nurse practitioner. Her most recent in-patient setting was at Four Winds Hospital where she worked on the adult in-patient unit. She has also worked as a nurse practitioner at community health centers and outpatient treatment offices. Her recent positions as an outpatient provider were at Phelps Memorial Hospital for Northwell Health and a group practice. As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, her goal is to provide individualized medication treatment plans to individual patients utilizing psychopharmacology.