“If you can concentrate on small manageable steps, you can cross unimaginable distances.”
Samantha

Samantha Works, PMHNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

State: New York
Currently accepting new patients.

Education

Masters in Nursing with a concentration in Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Bachelors degree in Nursing, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Associates in Applied Science with a concentration in Nursing, St. Joseph’s College of Nursing

In-network Insurance

Cigna, Humana, Optum, Self-Pay, Aetna, Oscar, United Behavioral Health, UMR, Oxford, Tricare, Optum VACCN, Empire BCBS

Appointments

About Samantha

Samantha Shue is a board certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who specializes in adult and children services. She has experience working in a Residential Treatment Center and Therapeutic Family Foster Care agency with young children and adolescents, as well as experience working in outpatient mental health treatment, telepsychiatry, addiction services and the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP). Samantha completed her Associates of Applied Science in Nursing at St. Joseph’s Hospital College of Nursing in Syracuse, NY in 2008. Samantha completed her bachelor’s degree in Nursing and her Master’s degree in Nursing with a concentration in Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY in 2015. She plans to begin her Doctorate work in Nursing in the Fall of 2020. She is board certified in Psychiatry by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Samantha has extensive experience and training in psychotherapy that includes approaches such as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and trauma-focused therapy. Samantha places significant emphasis on establishing a therapeutic rapport with each and every patient she encounters as she believes this is a critical component in positive and effective treatment. Samantha believes in a holistic approach in the treatment of mental illness that incorporates both mind and body. She encourages the use of psychotherapy, exercise, meditation, deep breathing and calming exercises as well as muscle relaxation exercises when treatment planning with her patients. She uses medication when necessary to supplement her holistic approach to treatment. Samantha is very dedicated to her work in the mental health community. She is constantly in pursuit of new, holistic approaches to treatment, continuing education and experiences to gain further knowledge that will provide her with the expertise she needs to give her patients the optimal and best care available.

Angeli Pemberton, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

State: New York

Curently accepting new patients.
Education
Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling, Iona College Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Iona College
In-network Insurance
Aetna, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Humana, Tricare (referral required) & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare, VACCN & UMR)
Appointments
For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Angeli by calling the office at 877.923.3643.
About Angeli

Angeli Pemberton is a licensed mental health coun-selor. Angeli’s approach is warm, compassionate, andpatient-centered. This DBT-informed therapist helpspatients become more empowered by teachingthem skills to manage their emotions and increasemindfulness. Angeli works especially well with indi-viduals who may not have felt safe, loved, or validatedin their relationships in the past. Her background intreating patients provides her with a unique frame-work that helps her guide individuals in exploringtheir issues’ root causes.

Angeli treats patients ages 18-55. She specializes intreating depression, anxiety, self-esteem challenges,relationship issues, and stress related to life transi-tions (career changes, parenting challenges, divorce,etc.). Angeli uses a psychodynamic approach to helppatients explore their past and gain self-awarenesswhen needed. She also uses solution-focused,strengths-based, and cognitive-behavioral therapyapproaches to alleviate symptoms. In her spare time,Angeli loves to write and play music. She grew up inTrinidad and Tobago.