Erica Flake

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APRN (MS, NC, VA, WV)

4940 Hwy 39 N Meridian, MS 39303

About Me

Erica Flake, MSN, FPMHNP-BC is a board certified Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner practicing near her home in Philadelphia, Mississippi as well as online via Inpathy in West Virginia, Virginia, Washington, Ohio, and North Carolina. Erica’s primary focus in her practice is to enable her clients with the tools they need to be successful as they navigate their daily lives. Erica graduated from University of Southern Mississippi in 2009 and gained 10 years of experience in the Emergency Department as an RN and EMT prior to becoming a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Erica has also previously worked as a sexual assault nurse examiner for adults and in pediatrics. Currently, Erica works as a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Family Counseling Services providing outpatient services in Meridian, MS, as an On-Call Inpatient Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at the Crisis Stabilization Unit in Newton, MS, and as a remote telebehavioral health provider with InSight Telepsychiatry, the national leading telepsychiatry service provider. Erica offers psychotherapy services to children and families with a variety of needs. When she is not working, Erica loves to travel, read, crochet and spend time with her friends and family. Erica also has a passion for increasing access to care worldwide. She is currently working with her local state Nurses Association and is active on the MS AP Council working on legislation to increase access to care for individuals in the state of MS. Previously, she traveled to Nicaragua on a medical mission trip.

Qualifications

Experience

Insight Psychiatry

Crisis Stabilization Unit Newton, MS

University of Southern MS Hattiesburg, MS

Precise Clinical Neuroscience Specialists Flowood, MS

The Behavioral Health Pavilion of the Virginia's Bluefield, WV

Weems Mental Health Center Meridian, MS

Region 8 Mental Health Center Brandon, MS

Education

University of Southern Mississippi BSN

University of Southern Mississippi MSN, FPMHNP

Specialties

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Children with ADHD
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • post traumatic stress disorder
  • Post-Partum Depression
  • Psychiatry Adult
  • Psychiatry Child & Adolescent
  • Schizophrenia
  • Telepsychiatry
  • Trauma and Abuse issues