Carissa Dear
Carissa Dear
Cerebral Prescriber
ABOUT Carissa Dear

Carissa Dear is a board certified Nurse Practitioner with over 15 years of experience as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner in hospital emergency departments, urgent care centers, and family practice facilities. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Mississippi State University, and completed additional Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degrees in Nursing from Georgetown University. As a result of her personal and professional experiences with those who suffer from mental health illness and limited access to care, there evolved a passion for finding alternative options to the traditional healthcare model that would allow for affordable, quality care whenever and wherever it is needed. In her free time, you can find her relaxing on the beach, at home in her garden, or spending quality time with her family.

Fear is the thief of dreams. - Brian Krans

  • If you are in emotional distress, here are some resources for immediate help:

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
    Call 1-800-273-8255
  • Crisis Text Line:
    Text Home to 741-741
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