About Katherine Benson

About Katherine Benson

Katherine Benson has ten years’ nursing experience and expertise, with a passion for client advocacy and collaborating with clients to enable them to identify and overcome their own personal challenges. As a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Katherine has experience diagnosing and treating mental illness in many treatment settings, including various inpatient and outpatient settings, and is currently focusing on developing relationships with adult outpatient clients. She specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Anxiety disorders, including Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, as well as mood disorders, such as Major Depressive Disorder, and Bipolar Disorder 2, and some neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD.

Katherine and her husband enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking and auto racing. They have three grown children, and four cats, and divide their time between the wilds of Pennsylvania and the American Southwest.

Associations

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Pennsylvania State Nurses Association