Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner | Newton-Watertown, MA
Joanna Dixon is a Board Certified nurse practitioner with dual certification as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and as an Adult Nurse Practitioner providing psychopharmacology treatment for adults. Joanna has years of experience in providing psychiatric care and psychiatric medication management. She regularly treats clients dealing with depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders, including pregnant and post-partum women.
Joanna’s philosophy of assessment and treatment emphasizes maximizing clients overall health and well-being. She regularly collaborates with other clinicians to provide optimal care and takes a multi-faceted approach to client care, including education, collaboration, and a focus on the “whole person” in order to help them improve their lives and sustain their progress.
Board Certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) and an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC,) Joanna received a Master of Science degree in Nursing from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, and her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post Master’s Certificate from Vanderbilt University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Joanna provides services in Newton.