Chris Montaperto, ARNP has worked and trained with leaders in the industry targeting mood and thought disorders and post traumatic stress syndrome. Chris holds degrees from both Seattle University and the University of Washington where he studied advanced practice nursing in psychiatry. He is ANCC Board Certified as an Adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with prescriptive authority. As a clinician he has practiced at three university medical centers, including the University of Washington.
Chris works to provide personalized and comprehensive care. He offers medication management and psychodynamic therapies, including cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing and behavioral activation.
The therapeutic relationship has been shown to be one of the strongest predictors of mental health care outcomes. Chris strives to form a personal connection with each client and allows extra time to ensure unhurried appointments.