Tonya Anderson, FNP-C, is a board-certified nurse practitioner and a veteran of our Behavioral Health Services team. She began her career at Trinity Health in 1986, working in various support departments before becoming an LPN in 1991. She was a staff nurse in the Medical/Surgical Unit, where she continued while completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Mary in 1994. Later she moved to the Emergency/Trauma Center while working to complete her Master of Science in Family Nurse Practice from the University of Mary in 1996. She joined Trinity’s mental health department that same year as part of a team of psychiatrists and other professionals dedicated to caring for individuals and families with psychiatric disorders. She and her husband, Jon, have two children. They enjoy lake activities and spending time with each other.
Psychiatry is a field of medicine focused on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders, including anxiety disorder, depression, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.