AFP NOHO would like to welcome Natasha Campbell to the DragonFly team

Atkinson Family Practice would like to welcome Natasha Campbell to the DragonFly Collaborative team at Atkinson Family Practice.  She comes to us with a degree in Social Work from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla. and her Clinical Masters in Social Work from Baron University in Miami, Fla.  When Natasha made the move to Massachusetts six years ago, …

Atkinson Family Practice Welcomes New Provider, Laura Manfield-Goodridge, DO, MS

Atkinson Family Practice welcomes Laura Manfield-Goodridge, DO to AFP NOHO.  Dr. Manfield-Goodridge brings to the practice a background in Physical  Medicine with a specialty in Pelvic floor rehabilitation. She’s excited to be joining an innovative team that provides care in an open-minded, holistic and patient-centered way. Laura met Dr. Kate Atkinson when AFP opened its office on Research Drive in …

Graceful Teachings

Jennifer Jordan’s new class and certification No matter where you go, no matter what you do, you are exposed to all sorts of advertising and marketing.  Whether it’s posted on the side of a bus, on a billboard, in a newspaper, on the television, on social media or simply listening to the radio.  There are all kinds of exposure from …

Anne Valliant, an NP with a different specialty

Anne Vaillant, RN, CNM, PMHNP joined AFP in January of 2019, as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in the Amherst office. Having worked as a Nurse Midwife, Anne comes to AFP with passions in both psychiatry and women’s health. Her goal—to treat both mind and body. In her experience “psychiatry has a history of neglecting the context of the body, the …

New Nutritionist Brings Joy Into Diet

Atkinson Family Practice is happy to welcome Amanda Mittman, RDN, LDN to our Northampton location as our new Nutritionist.  Amanda has five years’ worth of experience at Head Start and Early Learning Programs as a Nutrition Specialist and Health Manager in addition to private practice. “As a health manager for three years, I really enjoyed collaborating with other departments to …

Atkinson Family Practice welcomes new psychologist Jennifer Smolinski

Atkinson Family Practice is excited to welcome our new child psychologist, Jennifer Smolinski, JD, MS, M.Ed to our stellar staff of therapists. Jennifer comes to AFP with degrees as a school adjustment counselor and attorney while working on an Educational Leadership and Supervisions Doctorate at American International College in Springfield, Mass.   Jennifer’s Doctoral dissertation will be focused on college students …

Summer-time Health

Summer is in full swing here in Western Massachusetts, and so is the sun and all sorts of insects.  We are talking about mosquitos, UV rays, and ticks; all of which can affect our health in negative ways.  Here at Atkinson Family Practice, we want to let you know about the effects of all of these effects along with preventative …

Life is a Highway

Nora Holland’s life as a Lactation Consultant on the road Most medical providers spend hours in one location, at times living a nine-to-five life.  However, this is not the case for Nora Holland, RNC-MNN, IBCLC. She drives her Volkswagen Sportwagen, which she calls her office and puts at least 2,400 miles on it each month.  The back of her car? …

Welcome Allison Marino! AFP NoHo’s new clinical massage therapist

Atkinson Family Practice welcomes Allison Marino, LMT, Clinical Massage Therapist to the new AFP NOHO office. She brings many years of experience in healthcare having worked with patients of all ages, from professional athletes to the elderly.  Allison is committed to making her patient’s visits accessible and comfortable to all. She provides care for those of any orientation, gender-expression, color, …