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.

Melissa Cardinal

Melissa Cardinal

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, New Jersey and New York

Melissa Cardinal specializes in the treatment of depression, bipolar, anxiety, and adult ADHD, along with personality disorders. Through the use of psychopharmacology in combination with psychotherapy, she treats these disorders successfully. Ms. Cardinal incorporates a holistic treatment approach, including Complementary Alternative Medicine, which has resulted in clients reporting increases in wellness, personal satisfaction, and fulfillment. Melissa also tailors her treatment plan according to genetic testing, another step in her efforts to improve the quality of life for her patients.

“Empowering my clients to enjoy healthy and fulfilling lifestyles, I coach skills of mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, radical acceptance and cognitive restructuring to enhance treatment and further empower my clients in meeting their behavioral/mental health goals.”


Master of Science in Nursing, Ramapo College of New Jersey

Certificate in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Rutgers University

In-network Insurances

Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Horizon BCBS & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare & UMR)


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

Melissa Cardinal is accepting new patients.