Biography

Donna Grandi-Nikander, NP
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
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Dr. Donna Grandi-Nikander is a Doctoral-prepared Nurse Practitioner (DNP) who has practiced Integrative Medicine for over 30 years. As a Nurse Practitioner she is board certified in both Psychiatry and Family Practice. She received her Master’s Degree with honors in Family Practice from the University of San Diego. She received her Nurse Practitioner Doctorate with honors from California State University Northern Consortium with a specialty in Health Leadership, Research and Higher Education.

Dr.Grandi-Nikander received her Post- Doctoral certification in Psychiatry at Washburn University and National Board Certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with a subspecialty in Integrative Psychiatry and Dual Diagnosis Addiction. She strongly adheres to a mind-body-spirit approach in caring for her patients as unique individuals, utilizing evidence-based practice management and integrating both the mental and physical health of her patients across their life span in order to provide comprehensive healthcare Dr.Grandi-Nikander works with patients with a myriad of mental health, mood disorders and related conditions. These conditions include but are not limited to ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, OCD, Phobia (s) Depression Disorder (s), Bipolar Disorder(s) Post- Partum Depression, Trauma, PTSD, Chronic Grief, Substance Induced Disorder (s).

Dr.Grandi-Nikander focuses on caring for each patient as a unique individual. Her belief is that we are all endowed with the wisdom and strength that help us live our very best life. She welcomes you to schedule a Telepsychiatry appointment with her so that she might assist you on your healing journey.

Qualifications

Education & Training

University of San Diego

Dr. Grandi-Nikander earned her Master’s Degree with honors in Family Practice from the University of San Diego

California State University Northern Consortium

Dr. Grandi-Nikander earned her Nurse Practitioner Doctorate with honors from California State University Northern Consortium with a specialty in Health Leadership, Research and Higher Education

Washburn University

Dr. Grandi-Nikander earned her Doctoral certification in Psychiatry at Washburn University