Paula Reilley, Ph.D., APRN, CNS, MBA, is an Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist and a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 17 years of work experience in the field of psychiatry. During her practice she has had experience in treating many patients, including adults, children, adolescents, individuals with substance abuse disorders, and those with complex psychiatric conditions and dual diagnoses.
She obtained an Adult Psychiatric Clinical Specialist Certification in 1991. In 2001 she obtained certification as a Family Nursing Practitioner (MSN) from West Virginia University. She completed her Doctorate (Ph.D.) at the University of Texas at Austin (Major Mental Health Tract) in 1993. She has been both a professor at several universities while also maintaining clinical practices in mental health.
Dr. Reilley credits her strong clinical skills and passion for treating the mentally ill to her diverse clinical experiences and excellent clinical training. She strives to balance professionalism and exceptional patient treatment with a compassionate, caring, and respectful approach towards patients who are experiencing mental health issues.