Sylvana Garcia is a certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Association.
She holds a master’s degree in nursing from Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) and a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University. Before attending graduate school at FDU, Sylvana worked for 6 years as a psychiatric registered nurse for Clara Maass Medical Center and Jersey City Medical Center. Also, Sylvana has worked with children ages 5 to 13 y/o as a school nurse for the Orange School District.
Sylvana is a compassionate and caring nurse. She enjoys taking time to listen to her patients and create the appropriate treatment plan. She believes in creating the right connection and wellness between body and mind. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
She practices yoga and meditation on her free time. Sylvana joined our team at Westfield Psychiatric Wellness Center on January 2018.