Ms. Herper is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a Master’s degree in nursing. She is psychiatric ARNP with over 20 years of experience treating adults at all levels of care. She is well-qualified to prescribe psychiatric medications for the treatment of depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder and a wide variety of other psychiatric conditions. She has a special interest, as well as experience and training, in helping patients who struggle with co-occurring mental health and addiction issues. She believes in a systems approach to treatment. In collaboration with the patient, she considers the psychiatric, physical and social aspects of each patient’s condition when determining a plan of care. Ms. Herper has served as a clinical trainer for graduate nursing students at the University of South Florida, University of Alabama/Birmingham, and Florida State University.