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Obinna Okonkwo PMHNP, CRNP-PMH

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

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

Obinna Okonkwo is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Maryland who has been practicing since 2021. He has an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing from Prince George's Community College, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Maryland University College, and a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Walden University. Mental health disorder is a major healthcare issue in the United States of America with nearly one in five U. S. adults living with a mental illness according to the National Institute of Mental Health (2022). Obinna went to school to become a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to serve his community by providing early diagnosis and treatment of mental illness to clients that need services with the goal of achieving early remission or reduction of symptoms for the clients to function at their best. To treat addiction disorder, Obinna uses an evidence-based collaborative care approach to provide individualized treatment to his clients with an addictive disorder. He provides primary prevention of addictive disorders through individual and group addiction prevention education.



LGBTQIA related issues

Medication Management

General Expertise




Bipolar disorder

Child mental health

Eating disorders


Sleep & insomnia issues

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services

Johns Hopkins Healthcare


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Pastoral & Faith Based Counseling


  • Maryland, PMHNP, CRNP-PMH, R223763


Prince Georges Community College

University of Maryland, University College

Walden University

Online Therapy

Office at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Arnold, MD

Frequently Asked Questions About Obinna Okonkwo, PMHNP, CRNP-PMH

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Obinna Okonkwo, PMHNP, CRNP-PMH, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Obinna Okonkwo accepting new clients?

Yes, Obinna Okonkwo is accepting new clients for online therapy in Maryland and in-person appointments at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Suite 202, Arnold, MD, 21012.

Does Obinna Okonkwo accept insurance?

Yes, Obinna Okonkwo accepts insurance, including Aetna, CareFirst, Cigna EAP, Evernorth Health Services and Johns Hopkins Healthcare.

Does Obinna Okonkwo offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Obinna Okonkwo offers in-person appointments at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Suite 202, Arnold, MD, 21012.

Does Obinna Okonkwo offer online therapy?

Yes, Obinna Okonkwo offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Maryland.

How quickly can I see Obinna Okonkwo?

Obinna Okonkwo 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 Obinna Okonkwo speak?

Obinna Okonkwo conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Obinna Okonkwo online?

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