Christine Hanson, PMHNP-BC, is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and a member of our outpatient Behavioral Health Services team. With experience in both emergency medicine and psychiatry, she offers care to adults of all ages dealing with a broad range of mental health issues, from addiction to depression and anxiety. A Winnipeg native, Christine earned her Associate of Science in Nursing from Northland Community and Technical College in East Grand Forks. She completed her Master of Science in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing at Frontier Nursing University, Hyden, KY. Prior to earning her master’s she practiced at hospitals in Fargo and Grand Forks for 10 years. Most recently she was associated with Sanford Health System in East Grand Forks and Hillsboro. Christine is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and the American Psychiatric Nurses Association. When she’s not engaged in her profession, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Des Lacs native Bruce Hanson, their son, and dogs.
Psychiatrists study and treat mental disorders including various affective, behavioral, cognitive, and perceptual disorders.