Ruqayyah Rivera Colin

Ruqayyah Rivera Colin

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
State: New York

Ruqayyah Rivera Colin is accepting new patients.

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Ruqayyah Rivera Colin


Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Post-Master’s Certificate; D’Youville College

Maternal Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, M.S, University at Buffalo

In-network Insurances

Aetna, Humana, Cigna, Tricare (referral required) & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare, VACCN, UMR)


For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Ruqayyah below. You can also call the office at (888) 220-6392.

Ruqayyah Rivera Colin is a board-certified mental health nurse practitioner. Ruqayyah knows that patients often seek care during a crisis. She provides supportive therapy and medication management so patients can get back to living on their terms. Her goal is to empower people to create the lives they want. Ruqayyah uses a person-centered, trauma-informed approach that places her patients’ values at the forefront of every treatment plan. She focuses on respecting her patients’ autonomy and honoring their ability to make their own choices.

Ruqayyah has been providing therapy since 2009. She treats ADHD, anxiety, depression, grief, life transitions, obsessive-compulsive disorder, relationship issues, self-esteem problems, sleep disorders, stress, men’s and women’s issues, trauma, PTSD, impulse and control disorders, mood disorders, and gender dysphoria. She uses cognitive behavioral therapy, existential therapy, holistic therapy, and psychodynamic therapy. In her spare time, Ruqayyah is an avid reader. She’s also a fan of Harry Potter and Marvel.


Medical Insurance Overview

Most of our providers are in-network with the following plans: Cigna, Meritain Health, Optum (Oscar, Oxford Health Plans, UnitedHealthcare) and Wellfleet. Fees for treatment vary depending on length of appointment and type of treatment received. Payment should be made at the time of the visit. We do accept all major credit cards, HSA, and FSA.

Let Us Know What’s Up

We’ll ask for a brief medical history and get your insurance or payment information through our client onboarding process.

Your Therapy Session

Your virtual teletherapy appointment is the easiest part. To speak with one of our doctors all you need is a smartphone, tablet, or computer.

What We’ll Do

We’ll follow up to create the best therapy plan for you. We’ll set up a wellness plan and schedule another appointment.