Gregory A. Bates, M.S.N., A.R.N.P., is a nurse practitioner in psychiatry. Bates provides consultative services at Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Seattle. His primary focus is to treat psychological, emotional and psychiatric conditions that interfere with medical care. He has been offering mental health, psychiatric and behavioral healthcare for over 40 years.
Bates’ clinical interests include adjustment to medical conditions, life transitions, grief and loss, depression, anxiety, mental health disorders, and medical conditions that alter or impair one's mental status or capacity to make decisions. He is also interested in providing emotional support to staff who work with patients and their families in times of crisis and extreme stress, such as using Critical Incident Stress Management as a response to traumatic events.
Bates aims to de-stigmatize mental health and psychiatric care, so his patients receive effective and humane treatment.
|California State University Fresno||Medical education||1979|
|ARNP||California State University-Fresno||1979|