Biography

Olayemi Akindele, NP

Nurse Practitioner

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Olayemi Akindele holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Texas Woman’s University, a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Walden University, and a Post-Master’s Certificate with a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) specialization, from the University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley. She received her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of St. Augustine.

Dr. Akindele’s passion is to promote health and improve lives. She grew up in Africa and relocated to the United States in 2006. She was raised in a rich culture that taught her good morals, including being kind to everyone. Her stepmom was a nurse who owned a private clinic and taught her how to love and care for everyone, especially those who were sick. Her stepmother’s teachings shaped her life in a positive way.

Dr. Akindele started her career as a nurse but decided to pursue advanced degrees. She currently cares for psychiatric patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She takes an evidence-based, holistic, and patient-centered approach to treatment. Her goal is to create an environment that will encourage patients to develop trust and feel safe to share their stories and experiences. With her guidance and support, she partners with them to create realistic goals that help them live happily and healthily.

When she isn’t working, Dr. Akindele loves to listen to music and go to the gym to work out.

Qualifications

Education & Training
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Texas Woman’s University

Ms. Akindele holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Texas Woman’s University

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Walden University

Ms. Akindele holds a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Walden University

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University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

Ms. Akindele holds her Post-Master’s Certificate with a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) specialization, from the University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley

University of St. Augustine

Ms. Akindele received her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of St. Augustine