Athena Clare Fertig

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNPBC, FNP-C

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today
Photo of Athena Clare Fertig, MSN, APRN, PMHNPBC, FNP-C, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Council Bluffs
(712) 458-4217 Website

Athena Clare Fertig

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNPBC, FNP-C

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Athena Integrated Behavioral Health
300 West Broadway
Suite 240
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712) 458-4217
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

inside of Healing Rock Counseling
700 1st Avenue South
Altoona, IA 50009
(712) 458-4217

About

Accepting NEW patients, currently no wait list! I offer in person and telehealth visits and I am fully licensed in Iowa and Nebraska. My mission is to provide affordable, holistic, compassionate and comprehensive care. Now accepting many insurance plans; I also offer a discount for self-pay. Treatment plans may include therapy, nutritional counseling, ruling out environmental and biologic causes, genetic testing when needed, and medications to target your symptoms and improve your quality of life.
I offer treatment for depression, anxiety, panic, ADHD, bipolar, OCD, PTSD, alcohol use, and many others. I am deeply committed to the care of adults, older adults, adolescents, children and families.
Visit my website for more details. Click the WEBSITE link to the left to message me over my Secure Client Portal or request a visit. Self-scheduling available online once you sign up for Client Portal access.

Finances

Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Midlands Choice
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Wellmark BCBS
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • License: Iowa / G171495
  • School: University of Cincinnati
  • Year Graduated: 2022
After a 34 year career including nursing, family practice, urgent care, & emergency medicine I have found my passion in mental health care.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Bryan College Of Health Sciences / Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • Year graduated: 2008
  • Degree: Creighton University / Master's Degree Nursing, Family Practice
  • Year graduated: 2010

Location

Athena Integrated Behavioral Health
300 West Broadway
Suite 240
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
(712) 458-4217
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

inside of Healing Rock Counseling
700 1st Avenue South
Altoona, IA 50009
(712) 458-4217
Specialties
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 25 Jan 2023
Photo of Athena Clare Fertig, MSN, APRN, PMHNPBC, FNP-C, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Council Bluffs
Athena Clare Fertig

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, MSN, APRN, PMHNPBC, FNP-C