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Lori Brownshield

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Lori Brownshield, PMHNP-BC, APRN-BC, FNP, CNS, BLS, ACLS

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Treatment Focus:

Specializes in child and adolescent mental health, offering expertise in PTSD, trauma-focused care, medication management, and supportive therapy.


Lori joined the CFS team in late 2023, bringing a diverse professional background that spans various age groups and settings, including public and private institutions, inpatient/outpatient care, PHP/IOP/residential/Juvenile detention/corrections/nursing homes, and a Consult Liaison service. With experience in telehealth and higher education, Lori has taught nursing didactics/clinicals at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Her personal approach and philosophy revolve around grace and a genuine willingness to engage with individuals and their families. Lori emphasizes holistic healing, considering the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual aspects to promote overall growth and healing. She aims to establish healthy therapeutic relationships with those she has the privilege to treat, using psychopharmacological interventions and supportive therapy. While focusing on psychopharmacology, Lori also guides clients in self-discovery, understanding behavior patterns, and fostering new, healthy behaviors.

Lori's goal is to empower individuals to connect with themselves, explore past and present experiences and emotions, and determine their desired path for resolving dilemmas. Through a combination of psychopharmacological interventions, supportive therapy, and a touch of humor, she seeks to help clients find joy along the journey to healing. Overall, Lori's philosophy centers on treating each person as a unique individual deserving of unconditional acceptance, with the aim of challenging and encouraging clients to achieve emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual healing.


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