Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP-BC
Accepting new clients for Saturday medication management appointments only
Teenagers (13 - 18)
Young adults / college students (18 - 24)
Specialties & expertise
Eniayo Egberongbe is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner who specializes in medication prescription and management anxiety, depression, trauma, bipolar disorder, substance use, and addictions. As the primary focus of his practice is medication management, he collaborates closely with clients and their talk therapists to ensure clients have the support of a clinical team.
Eniayo currently offers appointments on Thursdays and Saturdays, and takes a wide range of insurances for greater patient access to care. He speaks intermediate Spanish and can offer this as an option to patients, too. Eniayo was previously at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital. He received his MSN from the University of Pennsylvania.
Trauma – Including dealing with past sexual assault, childhood trauma, environmental trauma (e.g. witnessing/experiencing violence), PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder)
Depression – Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Anxiety – Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks
Bipolar disorder – Using coping and preventive strategies to stabilize swings between elevated mood or irritability and depressive episodes
Substance use – Prevent and reduce challenges related to tobacco, marijuana, and/or alcohol, such as anxiety, depression, and challenges in relationships
Academic issues – Adjusting to college; managing developmental and emotional challenges in school; balancing schoolwork and personal life
ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) – Managing ADHD and its effects on decision making, studies, relationships, and work; helping with organizational challenges
Anger management – Managing anger and its impact on personal and work relationships
Compulsive behaviors – Including compulsive overeating, compulsive spending
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Initial session: $150 (50min)
Ongoing sessions: $100/session (50min)
Sliding scale: A sliding scale is offered to clients who need a reduced fee to receive therapy.
Message to clients
"My goal is assist you in your time in need and to maintain balance once your need has been met."
Treatment approachesMedication management
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a form of cognitive behavioral therapy that uses mindfulness and behavioral activation to help people learn strategies to live life more in the present, more focused on important values and goals, and less focused on painful thoughts, feelings and experiences. (learn more)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)In cognitive behavioral therapy, you work with a therapist in a structured way, attending a limited number of sessions. Cognitive behavioral therapy helps you become aware of inaccurate or negative thinking, so you can view challenging situations more clearly and respond to them in a more effective way. (learn more)
Supportive TherapySupportive psychotherapy is used primarily to reinforce a patient’s ability to cope with stressors by giving clients the opportunity to express their feelings and thoughts about the issues. Clinicians help patients learn how to move forward and make decisions or changes that may be necessary to adapt, either to an acute change, such as the loss of a loved one or severe disappointment, or to a chronic situation, such as an ongoing illness. (learn more)
Education and work experience
University of Pennsylvania, MSN, 2017