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.

Cynthia Ekwutife

Cynthia Ekwutife

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Maryland

Cynthia is a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner who uses a patient-centered holistic approach to treat patients across the lifespan. She has over 8 years of experience in psychiatry and worked with diverse populations in various psychiatric mental health settings including inpatient psychiatric hospitals and outpatient mental health clinics. She is a firm believer that mental health, in balance with physical and spiritual health, is the key to overall holistic health and wellness.

Her treatment modalities include combination psychotherapy and psychopharmacology to create an individualized treatment plan that is tailored to the patient’s needs. She works primarily with patients who are struggling with depression, anxiety, ADHD, insomnia, and major life changes.

Cynthia received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Grand Canyon University. She also completed her master’s in nursing/Psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner degree from the University of South Alabama. Cynthia is very fluent in English and Igbo language.


Master of Science in Nursing, University of South Alabama

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Grand Canyon University

Associate of Science in Nursing University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital

In-network Insurances

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



English & Igbo


Schedule a video appointment with Cynthia by calling the office at (888) 220-6392.

Cynthia Ekwutife is accepting new patients.