Geraldine Tyler is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Association. She also has advanced education in Obesity Management from Obesity Medicine Association. Geraldine originally attended Rutgers University, where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology. She then pursued her interests in nursing, graduating from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She enjoyed seven fulfilling years working in various specialties including case management, neurological/stroke unit and psychiatric emergency services as a registered nurse.
Committed to advancing her education, Geraldine then went on to complete a Master’s of Science in Nursing from Rutgers University and became certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has worked in internal medicine, gastroenterology and weight management department. She obtained a Post Masters certificate from Washburn University and became certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, expanding upon her knowledge in the field of mental health.
Geraldine provides personalized treatment services for each patient according to their needs. She believes in taking the time to listen to each patients concerns to identify the root of the problem. Treatment modalities include education, medication, psychotherapy, exercise, nutrition and/or other integrative approaches. She believes in helping one reach their highest potential and to that extent assist her patients in becoming mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually balanced.
Her motto is “We Have Goals.” Every patient can be assured that by the time they are done speaking with Geraldine, they will have a clear plan in place to address their most bothersome issues. She is fluent in English and Creole.