Avonny Bennett, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner offering telehealth appointments to patients throughout the state of Florida at Lewis Family Psychiatric in Wellington, Florida. She works with children, adolescents, young adults, and adults to address various social, emotional, and behavioral issues.
Dr. Bennett received her undergraduate degree from Florida State University. She obtained her Masters of science degree from the University of Maryland Baltimore as a certified registered nurse anesthetist and her doctorate in nursing from Barry University. She earned her post-Masters certificate in psychiatric nursing from Herzing University. Dr. Bennett also serves as a first reader for doctoral students at Barry University.
Dr. Bennett has received training in psychiatry, psychotherapy, and pediatric care. She has 23 years of experience in general medical issues through her trauma and medical-surgical history. She has training in treating most brain-based illnesses, including mood disorders, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and attention disorders. Dr. Bennett utilizes evidenced-based treatment strategies to guide each person she cares for.