About Kelly Crenshaw, NP-C
Ms. Crenshaw’s main objective is for patients to be the best they can be, living a freer, more content life. Personally, Kelly has had a grandmother who suffered with dementia, a close friend diagnosed with schizo-affective disorder and many other friends and family members who suffer with depression and anxiety. As a witness to the effects of these disorders on her loved ones’ lives, she has committed herself to the fascinating and rewarding study of the human mind in order to make a positive difference in the lives of her patients and their loved ones. She wants to decrease the burden of symptoms and empower patients to recover; Kelly is most passionate about working to reduce the stigma around receiving mindcare and to help people overcome that stigma to seek the help they need. As a provider, she gives compassionate, holistic care and collaborates with her patients, encouraging them to be involved in decisions about their treatment.
Education & Certification
Kelly earned her Master of Science as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of North Carolina in Wilmington, NC. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC, an Associate of Science in Nursing from the Cape Fear Community College and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of North Carolina, both the latter in Wilmington, NC. During her previous employment at WakeMed Health & Hospitals, she received several awards, including the Professional Nursing Excellence Award for outstanding clinical performance. Kelly is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and likewise is certified in CPR training.
“I was very impressed with the time spent discussing my history and actually felt [Kelly Crenshaw] listened and showed compassion.” ~ R.G.
“Kelly is very helpful!” ~ C.P.
- Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
- Adjustment Disorder
- Alcohol Use
- Autism Spectrum
- Bipolar Disorder
- Invega Treatment
- Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Personality Disorder
- Postpartum Depression
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Vivitrol Treatment