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Barbara J. Peterson, APRN CNP

Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric

(651) 220-6720

Specialties: Psychiatry, Child

Professional History

Board Certification

  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Medical Education

  • BA - Gustavus Adolphus College
    St Peter

Professional Education

  • - Arizona State University
  • MS - University of Minnesota School of Nursing

Contact Information

Primary Location:

Childrens Minnesota Psychological Services
360 Sherman ST STE 200
St Paul, MN 55102
(651) 220-6720

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.