Psychiatric Prescribers

Our team of providers – board-certified nurse practitioners and psychiatric doctors – are expertly trained and experienced in treating a broad range of mental health issues. Most of our providers are in-network with Cigna, Humana, Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare, UMR, and Optum. Click HERE to learn more about fees and insurance. Explore SOHOMD Therapist in your state.

Krista Bedells

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Illinois

Krista Bedells is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner She believes in developing a therapeutic relationship with her patients and utilizing a holistic approach to help bring her patients closer to recovery with mood stabilization. In order to achieve this, she encourages specific lifestyle changes, psychotherapy, and psychopharmacology where indicated.

She has experience working with a wide variety of mental health disorders and specializes mainly in working with adult patients who suffer from anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, and attention issues. She believes in listening to her patient’s thoughts, concerns, and goals when developing a plan with their input that is most effective for them.


Education

Master of Science in Nursing Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, University of South Alabama

Associate Degree in Nursing, Northwestern Michigan University

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Minor in Psychology, Indiana University Bloomington


In-network Insurances

Cigna & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare & UMR)


Appointments

For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Krista below.


Krista is accepting new patients.