‘Tis the season for giving…

Besides the fundraiser we do with the beautiful quilt we get to give away each year (and congratulations to our winner!), we have two other ways we give back to our patients and the community during the winter season. Did you know that we have sponsored a different family each year right here in our Practice? We begin to raise …

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the most-loved holidays of the year. The day means family, friends, football…and amazing food. Many aren’t able to enjoy the day because there are so many difficult choices to make at the dinner table. Our very own Amanda Mittman, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, wrote a blog post on her website–Happy Valley Nutrition, that she has graciously allowed …

Aging Gracefully with AFP

Jennifer Jordan, DNP, wants to pass along some pretty incredible information with you. She provides a valuable service by showing how both men and women can soften lines and wrinkles, sharing ways she can help people look on the outside as young as they feel on the inside, and telling everyone that it is possible to gain confidence and exceed …

We Love Our New Location!

Atkinson Family Practice is growing! With so many patients who live In the Northampton area, we knew we needed to open an office on the other side of the bridge. Driving to Amherst can be quite a trip when someone doesn’t feel well or has a sick child. So we are so excited that in July of this year, we …

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 …