Tom Shafer, NPP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

About Tom Shafer

Tom Shafer 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. 

Degree & License

He is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Child/Adolescent).

Role at CAPS

He offers psychiatry services at CAPS.

Clinical Interests

He has extensive experience with mood and anxiety issues, ADHD, masculine identity issues, and the gifted child.