Betty Anne Nixon, APN-C 


Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Betty Anne provides therapeutic counseling that incorporates multiple modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interview, Trauma Treatment, Poly-vagal Theory, and Eye Movement Reprocessing and Desensitization (EMDR). Contact her at to request an appointment.

Betty Anne Nixon, APN-C is an accomplished provider practicing in the profession of of nursing for more than 28 years. She is experienced in the clinical mental healthcare care of diverse populations in acute and community care settings. She has proficiency with care of children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients. Betty Anne completed a Post Master of Nursing Science certification in Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Nursing at Monmouth University and is a board certified and New Jersey licensed Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse. She practices in the specialty of psychiatric integrative care of clients throughout the lifespan- particularly those with medical complexity and neuropsychiatric symptoms.

Betty Anne’s holistic approach to psychiatric mental health is unique to each individual patient. This sometimes requires “peeling back the layers of the onion” and prioritizing one problem at a time. Betty Anne believes this approach, which can require patience and commitment, has the best potential for bringing about lasting positive outcomes and improved quality of life.

Betty Anne Nixon, APN-C provides very specialized psychiatric mental health care. Please call to discuss your treatment goals before scheduling an initial appointment.

Referral Resources

Link for directory for community mental health care services in New Jersey listed by county.


Aspera Therapy
Trauma, PTSD, EMDR
258 Broad St
Ste #4
Red Bank, NJ 07701

Center for Counseling and Education
Therapy: Child, Adolescent, Adult, Marriage, Trauma, PTSD, EMDR
66 North Main Street
Medford, NJ

Center For Dynamic Growth
Therapy: Child, Adolescent, Adult, Marriage, Trauma, PTSD, EMDR
2135 Route 33
Hamilton, NJ 08690

Mental Mediator Therapy
Shannon Shadman, ACS, LPC, MMHC, NCC, MEd
30 Brandywine Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068
(484) 515-6125

OCD & Anxiety Treatment Center of Princeton
Belinda Seiger, PhD, LCSW
609-288-8110 office
646-544-2154 mobile
Dr. Seiger treats ARFID, Compulsive Eating and OCD related food issues; such as aversions, avoidance. She sees children, adolescents and adults with OCD, Social Anxiety, Anxiety Disorder and ADHD. She has anxiety groups for adults. 

Sheri Tully, LCSW
Therapy- Addiction, Eating Disorders, Trauma
3 Third Street
Suite 020
Bordentown, NJ 08505


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Betty Anne Nixon on Therapy Den