Karla has over 33 years in the nursing, holistic health, recovery, medical field and psychiatric field. Her areas of expertise are Family Practice, Wellness and Holistic Health, Psychiatric/Addiction Medicine, Healing Touch/Energy Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Care. She holds a Master’s degree and Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner certification from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Karla is certified as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner nationally and in the state of Florida.
She works closely with our Medical Director and staff in assessing, diagnosing and treating clients both psychiatrically and medically. She assists in detoxing clients, medication management, medical and psychiatric health, continued evaluation, follow up and referral after treatment is complete to provide a healthy and safe continuum of care for each client.