Rebeca Mendez, MSN, APRN
Rebeca Mendez, MSN, APRN has been in the field of psychiatry since 2017. Her passion for psychiatry and desire to help the community lead her to work in community inpatient psychiatric facilities and dual diagnosis detox centers. She also has experience in acute care hospitals including trauma centers where she worked as a surgical nurse in many different surgical specialties including robotically assisted surgery and neurology procedures. She prides herself in providing holistic compassionate care while utilizing the best evidenced based treatments.
She earned her bachelor’s and master’s in nursing from Chamberlain University. Due to her academic achievement, she was inducted into Sigma Thea Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Her passion in psychiatry has currently led her to specializing further in psychiatry with a post masters at Florida State University. She has experience treating Depression, Mood Disorders, Anxiety and PTSD. She is also Subutex/Suboxone certified. She was raised in south Florida and is also fluent in Spanish. In her free time, she likes to live an active lifestyle practicing different exercise modalities. She dedicated to her family; and enjoys reading, traveling, cooking, and trying new restaurants.