Behavioral Health

Graduate School

Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa


Psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Board Certifications

Certified Physician Assistant- National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Clinical Interests/Additional Certifications

In my current role I care for a lot of patients suffering from suicidal ideations, psychosis, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, impulse control disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance use disorders including alcohol, developmental/cognitive disorders. I have an interest in a wide range of psychiatric disorders and enjoy working within a multidisciplinary team to construct a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan for each patient we care for.


Nick enjoys reading, running, taking care of his dog, and spending time with his wife and family. 

Why I chose my field

"I enjoy collaborating with my patients to improve their quality of life and functioning and believe treating mental health problems (including substance use problems) are of utmost importance when optimizing someone’s overall health."
-Nick Jensen, PA-C