Last edited 12/11/2023

Christopher Hicks PMHNP

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Christopher A. Hicks is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with more than 9 years of direct clinical experience providing patient care across the life span. He specializes in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of a variety of psychiatric disorders including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, substance use disorders, PTSD, and ADHD, with expertise in psychopharmacological and neuromodulation treatment modalities as well as individual psychotherapy. After graduating from the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2014, he dedicated 5 years working in the Nurse Corps providing care to a challenging rural health population in northwest Montana, focusing on implementation of integrated mental health/primary care, improving access through virtual visits, and medication assisted treatment options. He and his wife returned to New England in 2019 where he has continued his career in psychiatry in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings. Christopher believes in patient-centered delivery of care focused on therapeutic rapport. He has a team-oriented philosophy emphasizing interdisciplinary collaboration and communication.

Specialties

Anxiety

LGBTQIA related issues

Medication Management

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

ADHD

Bipolar disorder

Sleep & insomnia issues

LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Pregnancy, perinatal, & postpartum issues

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services

MediNcrease Health Plans

Clientele

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Licensure

  • Rhode Island, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, APRN03353

Education

MGH Institute of Health Profession

MGH Institute of Health Profession

Online Therapy

Office at 1485 South County Trail, East Greenwich, RI

Frequently Asked Questions About Christopher Hicks, PMHNP

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Christopher Hicks, PMHNP, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Christopher Hicks accepting new clients?

Yes, Christopher Hicks is accepting new clients for online therapy in Rhode Island and in-person appointments at 1485 South County Trail, Suite 107, East Greenwich, RI, 02818.

Does Christopher Hicks accept insurance?

Yes, Christopher Hicks accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, Evernorth Health Services and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does Christopher Hicks offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Christopher Hicks offers in-person appointments at 1485 South County Trail, Suite 107, East Greenwich, RI, 02818.

Does Christopher Hicks offer online therapy?

Yes, Christopher Hicks offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Rhode Island.

How quickly can I see Christopher Hicks?

Christopher Hicks typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Christopher Hicks speak?

Christopher Hicks conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Christopher Hicks online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Christopher Hicks online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.