Provider type: Psychiatric APN
Serving: Adolescent (Ages 18+), Adult, Geriatric
Austin Kopas, PMHNP-BC, is a Nurse Practitioner who specializes in mood disorders like depression, bipolar, anxiety, ADHD, and schizophrenia-type disorders. Before completed his psychiatric nursing graduate degree in 2020, he worked for 5 years in a trauma intensive care unit treating victims after events like car crashes and gunshot wounds. Austin is inclusive of all patients and is passionate about making them feel safe, informed, and comfortable when discussing their care. He embraces a wholistic practice that encourages patients to adopt healthy mental health routines in their daily lives balanced with a conservative approach to prescription medications only when necessary. Austin is a charismatic, dog-loving person who enjoys the outdoors, computer science, keeping up on the cutting edge mental health treatments, and practicing what he preaches when it comes to meditation, sleep hygiene, natural vitamins, diet, and exercise.