Henry Lou-Goode is a board certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with experience providing psychiatric care to adult patients with depression, anxiety, trauma- and stressor-related disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, bipolar disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, substance use disorders, insomnia, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and personality disorders.
While pursuing his bachelor’s degree in nursing, Henry started his mental health nursing career as a mental health specialist at McLean Hospital’s bipolar/psychotic disorders unit. After receiving his degree, he worked as a psychiatric nurse at an inpatient psychiatric unit and at a crisis stabilization respite program. His nurse practitioner experiences include working at a community health center and a private practice where he provided care for individuals struggling with both substance use and mental health conditions.
Henry utilizes a biopsychosocial and collaborative approach in assessing patient’s mental health conditions and working with patients to develop evidence-based treatment plan that could include psychiatric medications management and psychotherapy. He believes in delivering patient-centered care and supportive psychotherapy to enhance patient engagement and support patient’s personal growth.
Henry received his Master of Science in Nursing degree from Boston College Connell School of Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from University of Massachusetts-Boston.