Peter Weiss PMHNP-BC
Peter Weiss is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP-BC), with his degree from Regis College in Weston, MA. He worked at NYU Langone Medical Center and with the pediatric population for eight years. He is passionate about providing quality, compassionate, and comprehensive mental health services to children, adolescents and adults. Peter possesses strong clinical skills enhanced by a natural ability to build rapport with patients and families. He follows evidence-based guidelines blended with clinical experience, personal observation, and intuition. Peter’s professional philosophy of Person-Centered mental healthcare emphasizes genuineness, nonjudgement, unconditional positive regard, and empathic understanding. He thinks of the relationship between patient and clinician as a team; unified to reach optimal mental health outcomes and obtain individualized patient goals. As a PMHNP, Peter’s role is multifaceted, including educator, mental health advocate, therapist, and prescriber. Peter enjoys going to zoos and museums with his wife and three children. He keeps busy with his two pet rabbits. In his spare time, he plays ice hockey, and he volunteers with special needs children.