Allison Eckert, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC


Allison Eckert is a passionate patient advocate and holistic provider. She received her Bachelors in Nursing degree from Saint Ambrose University. After working in Chicago as a psychiatric nurse, she saw the need for additional providers in mental health. She went on to complete her Doctor of Nursing Practice and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner degree at Rush University in Chicago, IL. She has experience in inpatient treatment, care coordination, outpatient treatment and crisis stabilization. Most recently, Allison proudly provided mental health treatment to the LGBTQIA+ population at a community health center for almost 3 years.

Allison is a compassionate provider who works with her patients to create treatment plans catered to the individual’s needs and beliefs.  Allison uses motivational interviewing to build rapport and trust with her patients to improve outcomes. Allison is trained to provide care to ages 18 and older.

Allison’s love for anthropology and culture has taken her to 25 countries and counting! On her days off, she enjoys rock climbing, hiking and yoga.