Last edited 02/14/2024

Tari Matsikire 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

Learn more about my:

What does a first session with you look like?

Clients can expect to gain a multitude of benefits and takeaways from sessions with me as their psychiatry and mental health nurse practitioner. I am dedicated to providing personalized care and fostering a supportive therapeutic environment that promotes healing and growth. Here are some of the key takeaways clients can expect: Individualized Treatment Plans: I understand that each client is unique, with their own set of challenges and goals. Through thorough assessments and collaborative discussions, I develop personalized treatment plans tailored to their specific needs. This approach ensures that clients receive targeted interventions and strategies designed to address their unique circumstances. Comprehensive Approach: I take a holistic view of mental health, considering biological, psychological, and social factors that contribute to a client's well-being. In sessions, I integrate medication management, when necessary, with psychotherapy and counseling techniques. This comprehensive approach allows for a deeper understanding of the client's experiences and fosters a more comprehensive path towards healing and recovery. Empowerment and Support: I strongly believe in empowering my clients to actively participate in their own mental health journey. During sessions, I provide education, guidance, and support, equipping clients with the knowledge and tools they need to make informed decisions and take control of their well-being. Together, we work as a team to navigate challenges, develop coping skills, and foster resilience. Enhanced Self-Awareness and Coping Strategies: Through therapeutic conversations, I help clients explore their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, fostering increased self-awareness and insight. Together, we identify and challenge negative patterns, develop healthier coping strategies, and build resilience. Clients gain a deeper understanding of themselves, which empowers them to make positive changes and navigate life's challenges more effectively. Improved Mental Well-being: Ultimately, the goal of our sessions is to support clients in achieving improved mental well-being and overall quality of life. Whether it is reducing symptoms of depression and anxiety, managing bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, addressing trauma-related issues, or overcoming other mental health challenges, I am committed to helping clients experience positive changes and an enhanced sense of well-being. Clients can expect a compassionate, non-judgmental, and collaborative therapeutic relationship with me. Together, we will work towards their mental health goals, fostering lasting change and improved quality of life.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

As a psychiatry and mental health nurse practitioner, I employ a range of evidence-based treatment methods and tools to deliver comprehensive care to my clients. These include: Medication Management: Drawing on my expertise in psychopharmacology, I am qualified to prescribe and oversee psychiatric medications. I conduct thorough evaluations to determine the most suitable medication options for each client, taking into account their symptoms, medical history, and individual needs. Through ongoing monitoring and adjustments, I optimize the effectiveness of medications while ensuring minimal side effects. Psychotherapy and Counseling: I integrate various therapeutic approaches tailored to each client's specific requirements. Psychoeducation: I strongly believe in empowering clients through education and knowledge. During sessions, I provide comprehensive psychoeducation to clients and their families, offering insights into their diagnoses, treatment options, and the underlying mechanisms of their mental health conditions. By enhancing their understanding, clients are equipped to actively participate in their treatment decisions and take ownership of their care. Collaborative Goal Setting: I foster a collaborative environment by engaging clients in the establishment of treatment goals that are Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-bound (SMART). This participatory approach ensures that clients' aspirations and priorities are considered, promoting a sense of ownership and motivation. Together, we work towards these goals to facilitate desired outcomes. Holistic Approach: Recognizing the multifaceted nature of mental health, I adopt a holistic perspective that considers biological, psychological, social, and environmental factors. In addition to medication management and psychotherapy, I may incorporate complementary approaches such as mindfulness techniques, lifestyle modifications, stress reduction strategies, and referrals to other healthcare professionals or community resources as appropriate. Ongoing Evaluation and Monitoring: Regular evaluations and monitoring are crucial components of my practice. I closely track symptom improvement, medication side effects, therapy outcomes, and overall well-being to assess treatment progress and make necessary adjustments. This iterative evaluation process allows for a dynamic and personalized treatment approach that ensures interventions remain effective and relevant. By employing these treatment methods and tools, I aim to deliver comprehensive and individualized care to my clients. The specific approaches utilized will be tailored to the unique needs, preferences, and treatment goals of each client. Together, we embark on a collaborative journey to develop a customized treatment plan that supports their mental health and enhances overall well-being.




Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

School Issues

General Expertise



Eating disorders

Mood disorders

Suicidal ideation

In-Network Insurance



UnitedHealthCare (UHC)


Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)


  • Texas, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, AP139936


University of Massachusetts Lowell (MA)

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Tari Matsikire, PMHNP

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

Is Tari Matsikire accepting new clients?

Yes, Tari Matsikire is accepting new clients for online therapy in Texas.

Does Tari Matsikire accept insurance?

Yes, Tari Matsikire accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna and UnitedHealthCare (UHC).

Does Tari Matsikire offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Texas can book Tari Matsikire for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Tari Matsikire offer online therapy?

Yes, Tari Matsikire offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Texas.

How quickly can I see Tari Matsikire?

Tari Matsikire 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 Tari Matsikire speak?

Tari Matsikire conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Tari Matsikire online?

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