JoAnn Benn is a board certified family nurse practitioner. She graduated with honors from Columbia University in 2002. JoAnn has worked in various settings but has dedicated most of her career to caring for oncology patients. She even started up a cancer survivorship program in NYC with the mission of caring for the whole patient, medically, mentally and spiritually. It is while working with cancer patients that JoAnn recognized the great need for quality, accessible mental health care. She is so excited to be part of the Cerebral team where she can help to provide that care. JoAnn has vast experience treating depression, anxiety and insomnia and always uses an individualized approach when making treatment recommendations.
When she is not working, JoAnn enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves biking, traveling and reading.
Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light. -Albus Dumbledore