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Michelle Brilee, FNP, PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner

"My clients state that the reason why they have been successful working with me is because they know what to expect. I am honest and empathetic. I like to use reading, journaling, creative projects to educate them and help them better understand why they are feeling the way they do, and I truly care about their mental health."

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My clients state that the reason why they have been successful working with me is because they know what to expect. I am honest and empathetic. I like to use reading, journaling, creative projects to educate them and help them better understand why they are feeling the way they do, and I truly care about their mental health.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • PTSD

MENTAL HEALTH + WELLNESS RESOURCES
(MY FAVORITE RECOMMENDATIONS)

Stop Saying You're Fine by Mel Robbins

“Braving the Wilderness” by Brene Brown PhD, LMSW

“The Highly Sensitive Child” by Elaine N. Aron PhD

“The Body Keeps the Score” by Bessel Van der Kolk M.D.

Crisis Text Line, 741741

BIO

Michelle Brilee is a licensed nurse practitioner and board certified in both family medicine and psychiatric and mental health. In her practice she treats a wide variety of mental health issues for both adults and children to include depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and many others.

Her philosophy focuses on the whole person when working with both children and adults in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating psychiatric and mental health concerns. By working closely with the client and/or parents she offers both compassion and in-depth information, to assist the client in a better understanding of their diagnosis and what they need to do to maximize the benefits of their treatment plan that may include, medication management, TMS, diet, exercise and/or psychotherapy to improve their symptoms.

CLINICAL EXCELLENCE.

Michelle's philosophy focuses on the whole person when working with both children and adults in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating psychiatric and mental health concerns.

Education

  • MS, Nursing - CSU San Marcos
  • Post Graduate, Psychiatric Mental Health - CSU San Marcos
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Hobbies

  • Gardening
  • Hiking
  • Walks on the Beach
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Affiliations

  • Childhelp Merv Griffin Village
  • San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
  • Desert Doctors
  • Achieve Medical Center