Behavioral Health Center
12550 New Brittany Blvd, Suite 100 Fort Myers, FL 33907Fax: (239) 343-9188
Serious mental illness
MarJo is a board-certified nurse practitioner in three specialties: psychiatric/mental heallh, addictions, and lifestyle medicine.
MarJo is committed to ongoing education and professional growth. Professional memberships include the Neuroscience Education Institute, the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, the American Society of Addiction Nursing, and the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses.
MarJo is currently working on her Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree with a research focus of improving access to mental health care among people experiencing chronic homelessness.
Particular areas of interest are those with borderline personality disorder, addictions, serious mental illness, as well as persistent mental heallh issues such as chronic depression.
As a board-certified lifestyle medicine professional, she also focuses on physical and mental wellness.
MarJo is trained as a faith community nurse and recognizes lhe impact that spirituality has on a person's worldview. From her first nursing position, she knew that mental heallh would be her lifelong focus.
She believes that each individual is a person first, not a diagnosis or a label. She takes great pride in partnering with her patients to achieve an accurate diagnosis and proper treatment so that the patient's quality of life is improved.
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC); Certified Addictions Registered Nurse-Advanced Practice (CARN-AP); Certified Lifestyle Medicine Professional/Diplomate American College of Lifestyle Medicine (DipACLM)
Indiana University, Masters of Science, Psychiatric Nursing 2015