Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants

Angela Glass, FNP-C | Raleigh Mental Health Specialist

Angela M. Glass, MSN, FNP-C

Ms. Glass earned her MSN from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and has been practicing for over 20 years. She previously worked as a family nurse practitioner at Cary Endocrine and Diabetes Center, and at MedOne Medical Group. Ms. Glass now treats ages 12 to 90 in our Raleigh, NC office, and…

Ann Forsthoefel, FNP-C | Raleigh Mental Health Specialist

Ann Forsthoefel, MSN, FNP-C

Ms. Forsthoefel earned her BA from the University of Michigan and her MSN form Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. She has previously practiced at Duke University and Dorothea Dix Hospital. She treats ages 13 and up at the Carolina Partners Wellness Center and specializes in medication management and treatment of patients with ADHD, depression and anxiety.

Audrey Rice, ANP-C | Wake Forest Nurse Practitioner

Audrey Rice, MSN, ANP-C

Ms. Rice earned her BSN and MSN at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC, and has previously worked as a Nurse Practitioner at Garner Family Care Services and Beckford Medical Center. Ms. Rice is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is a member of the North Carolina Nurses Association. She treats ages…

Barry Bertolette, FNP-BC | Concord Mental Health Specialist

Barry Bertolette, MSN, FNP-BC

Mr. Bertolette earned his Master’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and is a member of the Honor Society of Nursing – Sigma Theta Tau International. He has been practicing for over 10 years and has previously worked at Carmel Psychiatric Associates and Southlake Psychiatry. He currently treats ages 3 and up…

Ben Jeffrey, FNP | Raleigh Mental Health Specialist

Ben Jeffrey, MSN, FNP

Mr. Jeffrey earned his Master of Science in Nursing at the University of South Alabama, completing rotations in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Women’s Health, Cardiology, and Pediatrics. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire and worked as a Pediatric ICU Nurse at Banner Health in Mesa, Arizona. He…

Bonnie Angelelli, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Ms Angelelli earned her Master’s degree from South University and has previously worked at both Raleigh Neurology Associates and Butler Memorial Hospital Psychiatric Unit for over 10 years. She treats ages 10 and up in our Cary, NC office where she specializes in medication management, substance abuse, geriatric psychiatry, and schizophrenia. __________________________ “Helpful, understanding, willing to work with me on my…

Cara Lutzow, PMHNP-BC | Cary Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Cara Lutzow, MSN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC

Ms. Lutzow earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Nursing from the University of Alabama. Before moving to North Carolina, she worked as psychiatric nurse practitioner at Druid City Regional Hospital Emergency Department in Tuscaloosa, AL. Ms. Lutzow is also board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She treats all ages in our Cary,…

Carolyn Namde, MSN, PA-C | Raleigh Psychiatric Specialist

Carolyn Namde, MSN, PA-C

Ms. Namde earned her MS from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH, and then completed the Physician Assistant Program at Duke University. Throughout her career, she has volunteered her time in Guyana, South America and Ghana, Africa, where she provided education and training to local hospitals to improve systems and quality patient care. Ms. Namde now…

Crystal Tillman, PMHNP | Raleigh Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Crystal Tillman, DNP, PMHNP, CPNP

Dr. Tillman earned her Master of Science in Nursing and Doctorate in Nursing Practice from Duke University. She has been practicing for over 20 years and has contributed to several publications including the Journal of Nursing Regulation. She is board certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center and is currently a member of the American Nurses Association,…

David Fulford, PA-C | Wilson Mental Health Specialist

David Fulford, PA-C

Mr. Fulford graduated from Pennsylvania State University and has practiced for over 30 years. Mr. Fulford previously provided medical care at the Naval Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and Patuxent, MD. He currently treats ages 2 and up at the Wilson Psychiatric Associates clinic in Wilson, NC, and specializes in medication management for ADHD, substance abuse,…

Denise Nelson, PA-C | Cary Mental Health Specialist

Denise Nelson, PA-C

Ms. Nelson earned her BS from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where she made the Dean’s List. Before moving to North Carolina, She practiced as a physician assistant for over 15 years in Texas while also volunteering her services to Collin County Adult Clinic providing health care to medically underserved and indigent patients.…

Elizabeth Bruce, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Ms. Bruce has been with Carolina Partners since 2001. She earned a BS in Nursing from the University of Akron and an MS in Nursing from Kent State University, where she was awarded membership to Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Elizabeth Bruce has previously worked at Rex Hospital, the Durham, NC V.A.…