Brittany Piccicacco is a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner (PMHNP- BC) from the DC area who works mainly with children and adolescents but she is trained to see adults as well.
Ms. Piccicacco’s professional focus is to understand each patient’s individual story to then make appropriate diagnoses and incorporate psychopharmacology into a holistic treatment plan. Brittany works to align patient goals with symptom management by utilizing psychopharmacological interventions to achieve optimal wellness. Brittany places emphasis on providing quality patient education to foster a collaborative, therapeutic relationship.
Over the course of her career as a mental health professional, Ms. Piccicacco has developed a passion for treating individuals with autism spectrum disorder. She focuses on the effectiveness of integrating psychopharmacology as part of a comprehensive behavioral management plan. As a provider, Ms. Piccicacco emphasizes the importance of family participation in the comprehensive behavioral management plan of these patients.
Ms. Piccicacco obtained her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from The Pennsylvania State University and her Master’s degree from the University of South Alabama. As a registered nurse, she worked in the Emergency Department of Medstar Georgetown University Hospital for several years and joins Fairfax Mental Health & Wellness from Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C.
To contact her for more information regarding payment options and appointment availability, please click here or call 703.896.7628.