Our Team

Clinicians

Danielle Zito PMHCS BC

Danielle is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist who has held her nursing license since 2006 and her board certification since 2007. She is trained in the assessment, management, and psychopharmacological (medication) treatment of a wide range of mental health conditions including but not limited to depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, ADHD, and OCD and sees adults aged 18 and older.  Danielle is committed to treatment that is patient focused and includes patient participation in the selection of evidence based treatment options and care. She does not offer regular psychotherapy but can provide referrals to many Boston area therapists.

Prior to becoming an Advanced Practice Nurse Danielle studied Neuroscience and worked for several years in in-vivo addiction research and clinical sleep medicine. She also has experience in in-vitro inflammation pharmacology research and is interested in how inflammatory or autoimmune conditions may impact mental heath.

Danielle received her M.S. in Nursing from Boston College and completed her clinical psychiatric internship at Cambridge Health Alliance. Her state licensing information can be viewed by entering her name here. While the office is accepting new patients for other clinicians, Danielle is not accepting new patients at this time.

 

Rebecca McCloskey PMHNP BC

Rebecca is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner in psychiatry and mental health (PMHNP-BC). She can assess, diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, providing medication management for a wide range of mental health conditions. She specializes in the treatment of anxiety, mood, trauma, ADHD and autism spectrum disorders.

She is committed to providing holistic and evidence-based care. Her approach to medication is collaborative and conversational, providing a low-pressure and client-centered environment to discuss treatment options. Her goal is to help her clients achieve an optimal level of wellness with as little medication as possible, including supportive de-prescribing when clinically indicated. She does not offer regular psychotherapy but can provide referrals to many talented local therapists.

Rebecca completed her training at the University of Texas at Austin, graduating with honors. Prior to completing her Masters degree, she taught undergraduate nursing students and worked as a pediatric nurse. She is a dedicated advocate and passionate team player with over 10 years of experience in mental health care. Her state licensing information can be looked up by entering her name here. She is currently booking new patients with appointments beginning June 4th 2019. Evening spots are limited but still available.

 

 

Office Management and Clinical Coordination.

 

Jessica Espinoza B.S. 

Jessica is Boston Psychiatric Care’s Office manager and Clinical intake Coordinator. She has over 5 years experience managing Boston Psychiatric Care’s office as well as providing clinical coordination for all initial patient visits.

Jessica is trained and experienced in communicating with patients about a range of issues regarding their psychiatric and mental health care coordination.  She is familiar with the management of pharmacy issues and resolving many health insurance related concerns.  Due to her education, experience, and training, Jessica is particularly knowledgeable, empathetic, and sensitive to the specific needs of those seeking care at our office.

Jessica has a Bachelors degree in Psychology and is currently in training to be a Certified Physician Office Manager.

 

 

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