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About Bradley Why

Bradley Why is a Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and is Board Certified by the ANA. He has over 20 years of mental health experience with behavioral disorders of childhood, developmental disorders, adult mental health and serious mental illness. He has been a Registered Nurse for 17 years, has a master’s degree from The University of Virginia and is completing his Doctor of Nursing Practice at Duke University and The University of Virginia. He has worked in many psychiatric settings in Delaware and received expert training at UVa and Western State Hospital in Staunton, Va.

Bradley provides expert psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis and medication management for children, teens and adults. He has a “client-centered” approach, believes in alternative therapies, proper nutrition, exercise and takes the position of a treatment navigator that is supportive of different treatment choices.

Our Practice

Client Focus

Children aged 3 to 10
Preteens (11 to 13)
Adolescents (14-19
Adults (Up to Age 65)

Treatment Approach

Psychiatric Evaluation
Medication Management
Multi-Modal: Highly Individualized – Interactive – Proactive – Collaborative
Culturally Competent and Completely Objective


Highmark Health Options

We offer Out of Network Benefits and Fee-For-Service for all other plans or Private Pay. Please call for our rates.

Our Specialties

Mood Disorders
Mood Disorders
Behavioral Problems of Childhood

Contact Us

Bancroft Behavioral Health, Inc
1423 Capitol Trail
Drummond Plaza Office Park
Building 1, Suite 1107
Newark, DE 19711
Phone (302) 502-3255
Fax (302) 502-3257