Rhiannon Doherty, PMHNP-BC

Rhiannon Doherty, PMHNP-BC

Adult Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
Rhiannon Doherty, PMHNP-BC is an adult psychiatry specialist in Plainfield, CT. She specializes in adult psychiatry, psychiatry, and more.Read her story

13 Babcock Ave

Plainfield, CT 06374

Contact Information

(860) 562-2242

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
more than 5% of peers

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Rhiannon Doherty's bio

This content was provided by Rhiannon Doherty "Rhiannon Doherty MS, APRN, PMHNP-BC is an Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse currently working in community mental health in Connecticut. She began her career in mental health by working as a residential counselor in a child/adolescent group home. Since that time, she has been employed as a nurse practitioner at an urban community mental health center in NH, an integrated care clinic for refugees and at-risk pregnant women, a medication-assisted addiction addiction clinic and a court-evaluation inpatient unit at a state hospital. In addition to her clinical experience, she has a diverse and notable academic background that includes two bachelor's degrees (a BA in education and a BSN in nursing) and a Master of Science in Advanced Practice Nursing from the University of Massachusetts. Professional interests include: Biological Psychiatry, Evolutionary Psychiatry, Mindfulness practices in mental health, Integrated Psychiatry, Functional Medicine, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and working with individuals in the LGBTQ community. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Rhiannon Doherty "As a psychiatric nurse practitioner my role is to be a resource for my clients's journey towards recovery and achieving their optimal level of health and wellbeing. I believe that an individual is the expert regarding their health, and given the opportunity and the acquisition of needed skills, they are capable of achieving their goals and creating a sense of meaning and purpose in their lives."

5  Specialties

  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Counseling
  • Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Rhiannon Doherty does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Medication Management
  • Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Massachusetts College Of Pharmacology and Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Advocates Inc.
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Crisis Stabilization Unit At Solomon Carter Fuller Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Umass Memorial Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Massachusetts
    Other Education | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Rhiannon Doherty, PMHNP-BC
This NP should not be mistaken for a dr. Her knowledge of psych illnesses and medications was limited. She was unfriendly and unsympathetic. She had precise parameters in which one must fit into in order for her to provide treatment. Both her and her staff were highly unpleasant and gave the...Read More
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Franklin in West Suffield – Jul 19, 2018
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After a long, rotating history of providers, Rhiannon is a breath of fresh air. I know that being a great psychiatrist has got to be very challenging. Rhiannon rises to that challenge. I’ve never felt more like a real person in anyone’s care. She listens and connects. If you are fortunate enough to...Read More
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Feb 04, 2018
Thank you for your thoughtful words. I strive to...Read More
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I was in disbelief when I got a letter in the mail she was Leaving DKH mental health clinic I'm not sure if it was here not being happy or the Hospital cuts but it sure was sad she was so good st what she does . I hope she finds what she wants in her field because DKH Mental health clinics can't...Read More
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Tammy Bradley in Moosup, CT – Oct 16, 2017
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I truly miss seeing Rhiannon. Every appointment meant progress. The practice she left has me all messed up already. I'm forced to find a new facility all over again.
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Dave in Weare, NH – Oct 29, 2016
I'm so sorry Dave that you haven't been able to...Read More
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I was so upset when I learned Rhiannon had left the place I get treated at. She would always listen first, make suggestions second, and looked for the right answer for me rather than trying the "best new thing on the market", or sticking with what is known to work for others. She is an out of the...Read More
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A Patient in Manchester, NH – Sep 14, 2016
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