Erin Shaefer, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Family Medicine, Psychiatry

    About me

    Erin has been practicing mental health for more than 12 years. A registered nurse with experience in critical care and psychiatry, she also specializes in psychotherapy with adults and pediatrics. 

    Her experience includes treating patients with trauma-related mood, anxiety, and psychotic disorders, as well as substance abuse disorders. She utilizes cognitive behavioral practices with an emphasis on a holistic perspective of how aspects of one's physical and mental health contribute to ones general wellness.



    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Psychiatric Mental Health through the Lifespan
    Graduate Degree
    MS, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
    MSN, Psychiatric Mental Health through the lifespan, Maryville University of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
    Undergraduate Degree
    BS, Psychology, University of Illinois at Springfield. Springfield, IL
    BSN, St. Johns College of Nursing, Springfield, IL

    Clinical locations


    Family Medicine Outpatient Clinic - Springfield

    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm