Christopher Figliano is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who has 14 years of experience in nursing, including care for cancer patients and support for their families. He advanced his career by receiving a Master of Science in Nursing with a focus in mental health, recognizing its importance in healthcare and how life’s stressors affect all of us in different ways. He views each person with a holistic approach to treat the individual’s overall physical and emotional well-being. His experience has been serving within hospitals of large metropolitan areas and values the ability for Telehealth to provide broader access to affordable, quality mental health care with convenience. In his free time, he enjoys exercising, cooking, gardening, and restoring old homes. He has a cat that loves playing fetch, following him everywhere, or being held like a baby!
Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary. The people we trust with that important talk can help us know that we are not alone. - Fred Rogers