Susan J. Kersey DNP, PMHNP/CNS-BC


DNP - Indiana University
PMHNP Post Master's Certificate - Indiana Wesleyan University
MSN-PMHCNS - Indiana University
BSN - Indiana University
BS Social Work - University of Indianapolis


Susan Kersey DNP, PMHNP/CNS-BC, Clinical Assistant Professor is Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program.  Dr. Kersey brings more than 30 years of experience working in psychiatry including inpatient psychiatric nursing and practicing as an Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse in multiple outpatient settings. She utilizes innovative teaching methods to prepare PMHNP graduates to practice at the top of their scope and license treating psychiatric disorders in diverse health care settings

Areas of Specialization

  • Child and Adolescent Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Integrated Care
  • Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Current CV (PDF)

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director PMHNP Program

Phone: 765-496-0612
Office: JNSN 236

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