Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Primary SpecialtyPsychiatry
Education & Training
Medical EducationBowie State University
MastersFrontier Nursing University
Practice AreasHolistic Mental Health
CertificationsMSN, CRNP-PMH


Mekedes Mekonnen, CRNP-PMH, is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner at Family Healthcare of Hagerstown, Maryland. Mekedes provides holistic mental health services to patients ages 8 and up through in-person and telehealth visits.

Mekedes is a highly trained psychiatric specialist who has an extensive background in nursing. She earned her nursing degree from Bowie State University. Following her studies, she gained clinical experience through psychiatry and mental health facilities in Maryland and Washington, D.C. Her experiences led her to seek further education, and she later completed her masters in psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner at Frontier Nursing University in Versailles, Kentucky.

While medications are effective treatments for several mental health disorders, Mekedes utilizes supportive therapy alongside personalized recommendations and lifestyle changes to help you achieve the best outcomes.