Annette Gagnon, ARNP

Annette Gagnon, MA, ARNP received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Humboldt State University in 1982.  She received her Masters of Arts degree in Psychosocial Nursing from the University of Washington in 2001.  Annette is licensed by the state of Washington as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner.  She is also Board Certified in Adult Psychiatric Mental Health and Advanced Practice by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.  She was recognized by the International Association of Nurses as Top Psychiatric and Mental Health Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tacoma in 2011.  She has also qualified for inclusion in the 2011 Edition of Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare. Annette has experience in both inpatient and outpatient treatment of persons with mental health problems.  She evaluates from a biological, psychological and social perspective.  She provides a holistic approach to assist persons in achieving their optimal level of health. Annette has worked in community mental care and inpatient mental health care settings since 1984.  She has been in private practice with Allenmore Psychological Associates, PS since 2009. Annette works with adults 18-years-old and above who are experiencing symptoms of anxiety, depression, mood swings, psychosis, and post-traumatic stress.  She provides medication management and symptom management, education and lifestyle changes for patients and their families with mental illness and substance abuse issues.