Halima Lawal is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) trained and experienced in treating patients with mental health conditions across the lifespan. She graduated with a Master of Science in Nursing with an emphasis in Psychiatry from the University of South Alabama in 2020. Prior to graduating with her MSN, she practiced as a critical care nurse taking care of patient after open heart surgery, traumas, seizure disorders, substance withdrawal, and numerous other psychiatric and medical problems. During the span of her career, she has served as a mentor and is enthusiastic about learning and teaching to empower others. She completed her training for psychiatry in the inpatient, outpatient, and telepsychiatry settings. She is passionate about what she does and is invested in positive patient’s outcomes and overall wellbeing.