JoAnne Olsen

JoAnne Olsen, MSN, RN-BC
Assistant Professor
(515) 643-6723

Office Location
Sullivan Center - 208

Office Hours
By Appointment

Course Taught

  • NUA 423: Mental Health Nursing
  • NUR 425: Nursing Concepts and Practive Vi


  • BS Psychology/Sociology, Northwest Missouri State University
  • ASN, College of Saint Mary
  • BSN, MSN Nursing Education, Western Governors University
  • DNP PMHNP (In progress), Creighton University


  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Board Certified (RN-BC, ANCC)
  • Suicide Prevention Provider (APNA)

Clinical/Field Experience

  • Inpatient Mental Health

Advice to Students/Favorite Quote

"Kindness matters."

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