Betsy S., MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Hello! My name is Betsy, and I am a PMHNP. I am married with 3 children. I live in the country, surrounded by the rolling hills of the driftless region of Wisconsin. My professional passion is mental health, and I am excited to be part of the solution for mental health care. In my free time I like to garden, read, walk, and organize the ongoings of our household.

Graduate Education:

  • I graduated from Walden University in February 2024 with my Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

Undergraduate Education:

  • I completed a 2-year associates nursing degree in 18 months, at a local community college. I then went on to complete my bachelor's in science degree in nursing at Winona State University in Minnesota.

Experience:

  • I have been in the medical field for 20 years. I have been in the nursing field for the past 10 years. I have experience in long-term care, hospice/home health, chronic care management including hypertension, diabetes, chronic pain, and my passion, substance use disorders.

Special Achievements/Awards:

  • Affiliations:
    • American Nurses Psychiatric Association 2022- Present
    • American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC)- 2024-Present
  • Certifications:
    • The Nurse Care Manager Model of Office-Based Addiction Treatment
    • Boston Medical Center Office Based Addiction Treatment (BMC OBAT) 2021
  • Harm Reduction Laying the Groundwork
    • Boston Medical Center Office Based Addiction Treatment (BMC OBAT) 2021
  • Basic Life Support:
    • American Heart Assocation
      2024
  • Awards:
    • CRRSAA Base Award 2020
    • CRRSAA Special Circ Award 2020
    • Federal Pell Grant 2019
    • CARES Base Award 2019
    • CARES Supplemental Award 2019
    • WSU Foundation Scholarship 2019-2020
    • Bell Grant 2020-2023
Betsy S., MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Betsy S., MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC