Meet Carolyn Blythe, Nurse Practitioner

Carolyn Blythe is a graduate of the University of South Alabama.  She is a Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with 21 years of experience as a registered nurse, 12 of which were spent specializing in the field of psychiatric care.   She practices with Dr. James Rusch, board certified psychiatrist, at the Renaissance Clinic in Gulfport.  Carolyn has excellent psychiatric assessment skills and has expertise in crisis intervention and stabilization.

As a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner , Carolyn provides psychotherapy, cognitive therapy, and can prescribe and manage medication for psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social phobia, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Carolyn enjoys helping people and lends to her practice a warm and caring personality.