Minela Avdic is board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner who specializes in providing family-focused care. She has prescribing privileges and is able to diagnose and treat psychiatric conditions. Minela obtained her Bachelor degree in Natural Science and Mathematics with a minor in Biology from Felician College. She completed the accelerated BSN program from Saint Louis University. Knowing how diverse and complex the healthcare field may be, Minela went to pursue her MBA in healthcare management and administration from Dowling College where she graduated summa cum laude. She worked in various healthcare settings. In 2020, Minela received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses for consistently demonstrating excellence in the delivery of patient care. Minela has obtained a MSN degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University with honors. She was also awarded by the faculty of FDU, The Florence Nightingale Award for embodying the purity and loyalty of the nursing profession and devoting herself to the welfare of those committed to her care.
We are mental health providers which specialize in a variety of conditions including Generalized Anxiety disorder, Major Depression, OCD, PTSD, Bipolar, Mood disorders, Autism, Personality disorders, Anger management, Addiction.
What is Alcohol Use Disorder? Know How to Treat It
Alcohol use disorder or AUD is considered a brain condition that is long-term. In this condition, people find it difficult to control their drinking even if it is affecting their health, social life, and job. It includes Alcoholism simply means being fully dependent...
Prolonged Grief Disorder: Its Symptoms and Causes
Prolonged grief is different from depression and usually consists of a consistent yearning for a deceased loved one. This disorder is generally common among individuals who have lost a romantic partner or a child. It generally happens after violent or sudden deaths,...
How to Cope with Bipolar Depression – Signs and Symptoms
Depression consists of a cycle of highs and lows which comes with bipolar disorder. This prevents people from participating in daily activities or doing the things they want to do. It also makes you feel disoriented and not like yourself. Right treatment thus is...
What Is Anorexia Disorder? Symptoms, Causes and Effective Treatments
Anorexia disorder or Anorexia nervosa is considered a life-threatening and serious mental condition. Anorexia disorder involves some serious challenges like being extremely scared of gaining weight, unreal body images, and emotional challenges. But this mental health...