OCD and Anxiety
Sarah A. Bernstein, DNP, ARNP, PMHNP-BC, is a board-certified advanced registered nurse practitioner who works with children, adolescents and adults in partial hospital and intensive outpatient programs. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Florida College of Nursing and Honors College, with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She received her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from the University of Florida College of Nursing, with an emphasis in psychiatric/mental health. Scholarly activities completed include a literature review regarding misperceptions about mental health, and research on quality improvement in outpatient settings for patient satisfaction. In addition, Dr. Bernstein earned a certificate in quality improvement from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
Prior to joining the psychiatric team at Rogers, Dr. Bernstein worked in the nursing field in Tampa area hospitals while pursuing her doctoral degree. She also has experience in critical care nursing. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, an international nursing honor society, and the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.