Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Angela Retano is a Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and a New York State licensed Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry with prescription privileges. Ms. Retano earned her Bachelor and Master Degrees in Science from New York University School of Nursing. Ms. Retano also holds a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Slippery Rock University, and she is a graduate of the Adult Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program from the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education, an affiliate of New York University. Ms. Retano is currently a third-year candidate - adult psychoanalysis at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education affiliated with New York University.
She currently devotes all of her time to her busy New York City Practice in which she provides psychodynamic psychotherapy, and pharmacotherapy when indicated. Ms. Retano can also provide expert testimony regarding nursing practice and is registered with the Technical Advisory Service for Attorneys (The TASA Group). Her work experience encompasses a diversity of treatment settings including residential treatment, community mental health work, and teaching. She is an active member the American Psychiatric Nurses' Association, the New York State Nurse Practitioner Association, and the American Psychoanalytic Association.
Grants and Funding: We proudly support the research and programs of 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations and institutions such as: the Anxiety Disorders program of the Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior at the University of California, Los Angeles; the Pacific Institute of Medical Research; the International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred); and SchoolsForHope.org, an iFred educational project. Working with these partners enables Anxiety.org to extend its commitment to its mission. All the donations received, as well as 100% of Anxiety.org revenue in 2019, will be contributed to build, develop, and further the understanding, investigation, discovery, and treatment of the full spectrum of anxiety and related disorders.