Tom Shafer, NPP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Tom Shafer is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Child/Adolescent) who joined the CAPS Psychiatry team in August, 2017.  He previously worked in college counseling centers, child/adolescent outpatient treatment clinics, and school based health centers.  From 1988 to 2010, he held a variety of international positions specializing in children and adolescents, including emergency psychosocial programming, child protection, and care of especially vulnerable children.  He has extensive experience with mood and anxiety issues, ADHD, masculine identity issues, and the gifted child.