Paula Zuccaro, FNP-BC, APMHCNS-BC #4543 #591 #95005471
Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Certified Adult Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist
Paula has been a nurse practitioner for the past 27 years.
Paula Zuccaro graduated in 1987 with her Bachelor’s Degree from Mount Marty College, Master’s degree in 2006 from University of Phoenix. Family Nurse Practitioner Program in 1992 from the School of Medicine at University of North Dakota, and the Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist Program in 2008 from University of North Dakota.
Paula has practiced in a variety of health care settings such as inpatient, outpatient, jail, detox, private practice, nursing home, and telemedicine
In 2006, she was published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. She received the 2010 Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence and Certificate of Appreciation from the Colorado Medical Detachment Army National Guard for her time spent with medical students during mental health rotation. Paula has also been a presenter at the American Psychiatric Association Annual meeting and also the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry on the topic of Telepsychiatry.
Paula was born and raised on a ranch in western South Dakota. In her spare time she enjoys riding her horses and many activities outdoors.