Post Rock Nurse Practitioner’s Profile: Leanne Zimmerman

May 31, 2012 | Health Advice, News | By: Zach Muhrer | Tags: , , , ,

Leanne Zimmerman has been a nurse practitioner with Post Rock Family Medicine since 2009.  She brings to the Post Rock family not only a background as a family medicine nurse practitioner, but also a mental health nurse practitioner.

In her social life, Leanne is a dedicated sports mom.  She and her husband Jayme manage to keep all of their 6 kids active and involved in a variety of sports.  When not bringing kids to games and practices, Leanne enjoys water skiing and staying active in general.

This month is Mental Health Month.  Mental Health America, and advocacy group for individuals with mental illness, is using this month to push their Do More for 1in4 initiative.  This movement hopes to bring to the public’s attention the fact that 1 in 4 adults suffer from a diagnosable, treatable mental health condition.

Leanne advises all people, regardless of mental health status to get plenty of rest and activity, physical and mental, to maintain a balanced emotional health.  Make sure to maintain a purpose and remain motivated in your life, always focusing on the positive aspects of what is going on around you.  If you think your may be depressed or are anxious, please schedule an appointment with your primary care provider today.