My name is Tanika Williams, MBA, MS, and I am here to help you navigate your path to earning your graduate degree. If you have any questions regarding application requirements use one of the links below or feel free to text me at (989) 461-2050.
At this very moment, someone needs you to reach them. A person with a substance use disorder, held tight by the grip of opioids, desperate to break free. A parent, at wit's end, seeking the treatment and counseling necessary to save their child's life. The need is urgent in communities large and small across the state. Saginaw Valley State University's Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner post-graduate certificate program strengthens master's prepared nurses to provide integrated mental health and addiction care across the lifespan in acute and primary care settings. Classes are 100% online and in a part-time format, providing working professionals the flexibility they need.
Stay up to date including evidence-based treatments, recovery options, current hot topics regarding mental health, and stories from students, faculty, and those recovering from addiction.
Due to the overwhelming need for qualified practitioners, there are several federal loan forgiveness programs for certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners. This certificate also qualifies for Federal Student Loans.
Join us as we share information about different aspects of the prevention and treatment of mental health conditions and substance use disorders. Topics include evidence-based treatments, recovery options, current hot topics regarding mental health, and stories from students, faculty, and those recovering from addiction.
SVSU’s Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program has a number of clinical-academic partnerships and community connections that provide unique training opportunities and educational perspectives.
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Program Coordinator - Dr. Kathleen Schachman
Graduate Admissions Coordinator