Dr. Nadeau draws upon a broad back ground of knowledge and skills from multiple disciplines and life experience. She has a Master’s Degree in Nursing, and a Ph.D. in Family Social Science from the University of Minnesota. Her graduate work included preparation as a psychologist, as a marriage and family therapist and as a college educator. She has expertise in health care, mental health care and family social science. Her preparation to teach at the college level serves her well in her role as a consultant. Dr. Nadeau provides consultation to individuals, couples, and groups both professional and personal.
Dr. Nadeau has been a Registered Nurse since 1974 and received a Master’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Minnesota in 1981. She has worked as a medical-surgical nurse, a surgical intensive care nurse and a nurse educator. She is a clinical specialist in the loss and grief field where she has been involved for nearly 30 years. Dr. Nadeau provides consultation in basic health care, chronic illness, terminal illness and the impact of illness on the family. She also provides consultation to individuals and families navigating the health care system as would occur with an episode of illness, surgery, finding adequate care, etc.
Consultation can occur in her private practice office or on site.