About Samantha Huguelet
Samantha is an advanced practice nurse specializing in women's reproductive mental health. She practices at Nystrom & Associates in Brainerd & Apple Valley, as well as being the Founder & Director of their Intensive Outpatient Perinatal Mental Health program in Eden Prairie. Samantha also provides clinical supervision for graduate nursing students. She is an advocate for clients receiving appropriate, personalized, and unbiased treatment for their individual needs, which includes integrative medicine.
What do you find most challenging about working with PPSM?
Reframing big dreams into manageable pieces.
What might someone be surprised to know about you?
I don't like chocolate or ice cream.
What do you think will change about treating PMADs over the next five years?
Precision medicine will become more mainstream, using genetics to guide medical treatment. Also, the upcoming medical treatments for postpartum depression are a game changer. They will further solidify PMADs as a legitimate medical condition, improve treatment outcomes and their marketing efforts will increase awareness and education.
What is one of your favorite quotes?
"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard." I think it speaks to the perseverance we all need in life.