Last edited 02/14/2024

Marinette Zibi PMHNP

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Sundayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM

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What does a first session with you look like?

As We Work Together Over Time: Establishing Goals: Emphasize that therapy is a collaborative process where we work together to set and achieve specific goals. Goals may evolve as therapy progresses, so we will revisit them periodically. Building Trust: Mention that as the therapeutic relationship develops, trust and rapport will grow, allowing for deeper exploration of thoughts, feelings, and experiences. Insight and Change: Explain that therapy is about gaining insight into oneself and developing new coping strategies. Change is often gradual, and setbacks can occur, but these are normal parts of the process. Feedback and Communication: Encourage open communication about what is and isn't working in therapy. Let the patient know they can provide feedback and ask questions at any time. Integration: As therapy progresses, the patient will learn to integrate the insights and skills acquired during sessions into their daily life. This can lead to greater emotional resilience and personal growth. Termination Planning: Discuss the possibility of termination when both you and the patient agree that their therapy goals have been met or that therapy is no longer necessary. Explain the process of winding down sessions and the importance of closure. Aftercare: Explain that even after therapy ends, the patient can reach out for follow-up sessions or support if needed. Highlight the importance of ongoing self-care and maintaining the skills learned in therapy. Confidentiality: Reiterate the importance of confidentiality and remind the patient that what is discussed in therapy is private, with exceptions only in cases where safety is a concern.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

As a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), I am trained to provide a range of treatments and interventions to individuals with mental health conditions. My approach may vary based on the specific needs of my patients, the nature of their conditions, and my personal treatment philosophy. Some common treatment methods and tools I utilize are: Medication Management: As a PMHNP, I am authorized to prescribe and manage psychiatric medications. This includes antidepressants, antipsychotics, mood stabilizers, anti-anxiety medications, and more. This involves evaluating the patient's symptoms, monitoring the effects of medication, adjusting dosages, and addressing any side effects or concerns. Psychotherapy: Providing various forms of psychotherapy, either independently or in collaboration with other mental health professionals. Common psychotherapeutic approaches include: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT): A goal-oriented therapy that focuses on identifying and changing negative thought patterns and behaviors. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT): Effective for individuals with emotional regulation difficulties, DBT combines cognitive-behavioral techniques with mindfulness and acceptance strategies. Motivational Interviewing (MI): A collaborative approach to help individuals resolve ambivalence and make positive changes in their behavior. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT): Focuses on improving interpersonal relationships and communication skills. Family Therapy: Involves working with families to address conflicts and improve family dynamics. Psychiatric Assessment: To conduct comprehensive psychiatric assessments to diagnose mental health conditions. They evaluate a patient's mental and emotional state, medical history, family history, and any contributing factors to develop an accurate diagnosis. Patient Education: To educate patients and their families about mental health conditions, treatment options, and self-management strategies. This helps empower patients to actively participate in their care. Collaborative Care: PMHNPs often work in collaboration with other healthcare providers, such as psychologists, social workers, and primary care physicians, to provide comprehensive care for patients with complex needs. Crisis Intervention: PMHNPs are trained to assess and intervene in psychiatric crises, such as suicidal ideation, self-harm, or acute psychosis. They may initiate hospitalization or refer to emergency services when necessary. Telepsychiatry: With the growth of telemedicine, PMHNPs can provide remote mental health assessments and therapy sessions, increasing access to care for patients in underserved areas. Mindfulness and Relaxation Techniques: PMHNPs may teach mindfulness and relaxation exercises to help patients manage stress, and anxiety, and improve overall emotional well-being. Peer Support and Group Therapy: PMHNPs may facilitate group therapy sessions or connect patients with peer support groups to promote social support and a sense of community. Holistic Approaches: Some PMHNPs incorporate holistic or complementary therapies, such as nutrition counseling, exercise recommendations, and mindfulness practices, into their treatment plans. Evidenced-Based Practices: PMHNPs rely on evidence-based practices and stay updated with the latest research and guidelines in the field of psychiatry and mental health.





Mood disorders

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

General Expertise


Bipolar disorder

In-Network Insurance




First Session$100
Individual Therapy$100

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy


Children (5-12)


  • Maryland, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, R207867


Walden University

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Marinette Zibi, PMHNP

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

Is Marinette Zibi accepting new clients?

Yes, Marinette Zibi is accepting new clients for online therapy in Maryland.

Does Marinette Zibi accept insurance?

Yes, Marinette Zibi accepts insurance, including CareFirst and Humana.

What types of therapy does Marinette Zibi offer?

Marinette Zibi offers therapy for individuals.

Does Marinette Zibi offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Maryland can book Marinette Zibi for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Marinette Zibi offer online therapy?

Yes, Marinette Zibi offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Maryland.

How quickly can I see Marinette Zibi?

Marinette Zibi 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 Marinette Zibi speak?

Marinette Zibi conducts therapy sessions in English and French.

Can I book an appointment with Marinette Zibi online?

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