Christopher Polanco

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Christopher believes that healing is possible for those who have the courage to pursue it. He aims to promote positive self-concept and effective coping mechanisms through a therapeutic alliance by utilizing core mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotional regulation, and interpersonal effectiveness activities. As no single approach is suitable for every individual, Christopher strives to use an integrative therapeutic approach.

His educational background includes a MSN in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Florida International University and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Across the Lifespan) certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Christopher also holds a BA in Psychology and BSN in Nursing from Florida International University.