Jody Jenson, PMHNP
Certified Nurse Practitioner


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Specialty:
  • Psychiatry
Hometown:

Boise, ID

Associations:
  • American Nurse Practitioners Association
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center, the American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Education:

Gonzaga University

Residency:

Lifeways Behavioral Clinic in Ontario, OR

Family:

Jody and Teresa, his wife of 13 years, have four children: Ralynn, Nathan, Samantha and Kevin John. In addition to spending time with his family, Jody's other interests include his two King Charles Cavalier Spaniels, the Green Bay Packers, Boise State Broncos and amateur photography. He looks forward to becoming part of our tight-knit community.

Medical Interests:

Jody is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Lakewood Health System. He works with patients six years of age and up, and treats individuals suffering from thought, mood, anxiety, neurodevelopmental, impulse control and trauma-related disorders. He is particularly interested in trauma in early life and the effect it can have on an individual’s interpersonal relationships, as well as other psychiatric difficulties in their adult life and the different modalities used to help individuals overcome their difficulties in order to have a purposeful and meaningful life.