Desirae Dorsey,ARNP, MSN, FNP, MHC (she, her)

Desirae Dorsey,ARNP, MSN, FNP, MHC (she, her)

Telehealth Available
Professions: Counsellor, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: ARNP, Nurse Practitioner - AP61222170
Billing and Insurance:
I am an in-network provider for:
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • First Choice Health
  • HMA (Health Management Associates)
  • Premera
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Fees: Initial Intake
The intake session is our first meeting. We will thoroughly discuss your history, concerns, symptoms, and goals for treatment. The intake session is typically 60 minutes.
60 Minutes - $275
Follow Up Sessions
Short term and long term treatment is available depending on your treatment needs. Appointments range from 30 to 60 minutes.
60 Minutes - $275 30 Minutes - $150
Currently accepting:​
Private Pay or HSA
First Choice Health
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability


Virtual Telehealth ONLY in WA STATE
Tumwater, Washington 98501

My Approach to Helping

Are you having problems at work, home or with others? Do you have trouble sleeping, having fun, being around others in social situations or feeling like you just can't relax?

or...Do you struggle with drinking, substance use, stress eating or weight management?


As a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in Mental Health, I assist my patients in achieving a higher quality of life through talk therapy, CBT & motivational interviewing, while providing a safe & private space to work through difficult emotions. I believe in developing relationships built on mutual respect, trust, empathy, authenticity and compassion so that concerns can be worked through together.

I aim to help you effectively address the challenges you are experiencing. My belief is that everyone deserves happiness and fulfillment. Through an active approach, we will work collaboratively on your treatment goals. I am committed to assisting you achieve a healthier mental and emotional state allowing you to thrive and attain a better quality of life.

More Info About My Practice

I will work to help you engage in activities that give meaning and purpose in life while having positive relationships with others. Contact me if you're ready to start working towards the life you want, and together in collaboration we can get you there!

Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With

Anxiety, Depression, ADHD, Mood Disorders
Narcissistic Mother parentspartners
Caregiver burn out
Compassion fatigue
Life transitions
Marriage conflict
Alcohlic parentspartners, or Substance Use Disorders
Children with disabilities
Work Stress
Recent loss
Family Suicide
Postpartum depression
IVF, surrogacy
Infant loss
Birth complications
Birth related Trauma
First respondersNurseMD Trauma PTSD

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Services I Provide

Ages I Work With

  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders


  • English

Groups I Work With

    I see clients ages 18 and up for mental health treatment. Specialties

    Anxiety Disorders

    Panic Disorder

    Major Depressive Disorder & Dysthymia

    Mood Disorders

    Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)


    General Stomach Issues

    Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

    Chronic Stress

    Life Transitions

    General Health Concerns

    Skin Conditions

Industries & Communities Served

  • Education
  • Entertainment Industry
  • First Responder/Medical Professionals
  • LGBTQ+
  • Military/Law Enforcement
  • Professional Sports
  • Self-Employed and Freelance Professionals

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Bipolar
  • Body Image
  • Breakup
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Communication Problems
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Inattention, Impulsivity, and Hyperactivity (ADHD)
  • Individuation
  • Infidelity / Affair Recovery
  • Mood Swings / Mood Disturbance
  • Panic
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Love
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Stress
  • Trust Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Anger Management
  • Body-Mind Psychotherapy
  • Conflict Resolution Therapy
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Holistic Psychotherapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Self-Acceptance Training
  • Spiritual Counselling
  • Voice Dialogue
  • Voice Therapy

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