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Barbara J. Peterson, APRN CNP

Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric

(651) 220-6894

Specialties: Psychiatry, Child

Professional History

Board Certification

  • Mental Health Specialist, Pediatric Primary Care - Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
  • Primary Care, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Medical Education

  • BA - Gustavus Adolphus College
    St Peter
    1975

Professional Education

  • - Arizona State University
    Tempe
    2012
  • MS - University of Minnesota School of Nursing
    Minneapolis
    1996

Contact Information

Primary Location:

Childrens Minnesota Psychiatric Services
360 Sherman St STE 62-299
St. Paul, MN 55102
(651)220-6894

Personal Biography

Barb is employed in Psychology Services, Psychiatry as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Pediatric Mental Health Specialist. She joined the Professional Staff at Children's of Minnesota in 1996. Barb attended nursing school at Gustavus Adolphus College, obtained a Masters in Nursing, Children with Special Health Care Needs Area of Study, at the University of Minnesota and completed a KySS Child and Adolescent Mental Health Fellowship at Arizona State University. She is a member of the Children with Special Health Care Needs Advisory Board for the School of Nursing at the University of Minnesota. Interest areas include care for children with developmental, behavioral, mental health diagnoses, and special health care needs. Barb enjoys spending time with family, traveling, outdoors activities, and cooking.