Marye “Cindy” Pharez, CRNP, joined AltaPointe Health Systems in 2011. Pharez earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing with a focus in community mental health and nursing administration from the University of South Alabama. She earned her post master’s Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner certification in 2008 also from the University of South Alabama. Pharez is a certified registered nurse practitioner. She is a member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Pharez’s AltaPointe experience includes providing telehealth for Washington and south Mobile counties’ outpatient clinics for adults. She also has taught in the Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner program for the University of South Alabama.