Yvonne Stumpf, MSN, RN, CS, NP

Yvonne graduated with her Bachelor's from Mercy College of Detroit (now University of Detroit Mercy) with honors. Her Masters Degree in Child, Adolescent Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing was earned from Wayne State University with honors. She is licensed as RN and as a Nurse Practitioner. She is Board Certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center. In addition, Yvonne has been a long term member of the International Honors Society for Psychiatric Nurses and has been in the Who’s Who for Professionals.

Yvonne has worked over 30 years in Psychiatric Nursing and as a Nurse Practitioner. She has over 20 years experience working with the inpatient / hospitalized population and over 20 years with partial day crisis programs and in outpatient private practice clinics. She has treated children, teens, adults, geriatric and families in a variety of therapy settings. Yvonne has served over 10 years on the board and been a member of the Michigan and National Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing Advocates (later merged with the American Psychiatric Nurses Association).

Yvonne’s primary interest is with anxiety and panic disorders, depression, sleep disorders, developmental problems, ADHD, parenting and family issues. Though she uses a variety of approaches, she often prefers to use rational/ emotive or cognitive / behavioral techniques and with select populations relaxation with guided imagery and re-interpretive techniques.  She has extensive experience in the area of psychotropic medications.

Areas of Specialty

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Comprehensive Psychiatric Evaluation & Second Opinions
Grief/Loss/Coping with Illness Issues
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Parenting Techniques
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment
School Advocacy
Social Phobia
Women's Mental Health and Wellness