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Coconut Creek, Florida, United States
January 12, 2018

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Terry Lee Harrington, RN, NP

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Coconut Creek, FL 33073

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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Employ my clinical expertise in treating substance abuse, dual diagnosis, and psychiatric patients that can be fully utilized where there are challenging opportunities in psychiatry and addictions medicine


ANCC certified Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner, Florida

Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner, Massachusetts

Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner, New Hampshire

Registered Nurse, Newfoundland, Canada

DEA includes buprenophine waiver


Master of Science in Nursing, 2001

University of Massachusetts

Lowell, Massachusetts

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1997

University of New Hampshire

Durham, New Hampshire

• Associate of Science in Nursing, 1995

Northern Essex Community College

Lawrence, Massachusetts



Psychiatric Nurse Practioner, Serenity at Summit, Haverhill, MA, September 2017-current

admission history and physical examinations

implementation of detoxification protocols

assess and treat psychiatric disorders

addictions psychotherapy

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Amesbury Psychological Center, Amesbury,Massachusetts, April 2004-December 2016

• psycopharmacological evaluations

• psychopharmacology medication checks

• psychiatric, dual diagnosis, and substance abuse clients

• largest psychopharmacological practice in the north of


• consider key clinician by area physicians and hospitals to treat complex and refractory psychiatric populations

expert in utilizing information technology to maximize efficiency and optimal patient outcomes

spearheaded introduction electronic prescribing and electronic medical records

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Baldpate Hospital, Georgetown, Massachusetts, March 2002 - October 2003

• Broad-based experience in treating substance abuse, dual diagnosis, and psychiatric patients, including psychiatric evaluations, psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, medical diagnosis/treatment, and complete physical examinations.

• Extensive experience in detoxification protocols, acute inpatient treatment, residential treatment, and intensive outpatient care

• Broad-based experience in negotiating with public and private insurers regarding medical management and drug formulary authorizations.

Psychiatric Nurse, Baldpate Hospital, Georgetown, Massachusetts, November 2000 - March 2002

• Experience as both a charge and staff nurse at both the acute and sub-acute psychiatric units.

• Responsible for admissions, transfers, and discharges between both units as well as other placements.

Psychiatric Nurse, Portsmouth Pavilion, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, May 1996-January 2001

• Experience as both a charge and staff nurse working in the adult, adolescent, and geriatric units.

• Conducted group and individual counseling and also developed and edited a hospital wide newsletter.

Office Nurse, David Bush, M.D., Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, March -April 1996

• Responsible for the initial assessment and evaluation of medical patients, and assisted physician with procedures and treatments.


• Public Relations Specialist

• Reporter for a large metropolitan newspaper

• Business Owner


Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

New Hampshire Nurse Practitioner Association


USNR, Airman First Class, Photographer s Mate, Honorable Discharge

References upon request

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