About Me

Charisse Hughson-Chitolie, FNP-BC is a native of Roanoke, Virginia, the “Star City” and has a extensive and diverse clinical perspective with over 25+ years of nursing experience.

She has thrived in the behavioral health realm and is currently a mid-level, board certified provider for the adolescent, adult, and geriatric outpatient and inpatient populations.

In developing her skill set, Chitolie was further inspired to expand her

reach as a clinician and earned a Masters of Science in Nursing, where she graduated

Cum Laude from Chamberlain University in 2017.

Mrs. Chitolie also serves as the Director for a transitional Electro-Convulsive Therapy (ECT) department, creating and implementing new clinical safety measures and promoting staff development for the anesthesiologists, psychiatrists, and registered nurses with whom she collaborates.

She has implemented measures to ensure the success of 

her department, focusing on excellent customer service and exceeding Joint Commission

Certification standards.

 

Mrs. Chitolie practices from a holistic approach and uses evidence based modalities centered around meeting client goals. These modalities are centered around Include but not limited to medication and non medication approaches.

 

Mrs. Chitolie is an active member

of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), American Psychiatric Nurses

Association, and The United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia. Her mission in life is to  
serve others and continue to learn, while progressing on a daily basis.

Specialties:

Depression

Anxiety and Phobias

Relationship Difficulties

Life Transitions

Difficulties with Self-Esteem

Eating Issues

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Professional/Career Issues

College/Graduate School Issues

Medical and Health Concerns

Pain Management 

Stress Management

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

Sexual Abuse

Spirituality

Grief, Loss, or Bereavement

Other Issues 
 

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