AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Dr. Nixon is qualified to provide medication management and psychotherapy to promote healing for a variety of mental and emotional difficulties for children, adolescents, and adults, including, but not limited to:
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Disruptive Behavior and Aggression
Trauma and Stress Related Disorders
PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY INTERESTS:
Dr. Nixon was born and raised in the Oklahoma City area and has strong ties to the community. She enjoys volunteer work with local schools and organizations, sampling the growing local food and art scene, and attending Oklahoma City Thunder basketball games. In addition, she enjoys travel, yoga, and reading.
Courtney D. Nixon, M.D.
Dr. Nixon is a 2009 graduate of The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, where she was awarded the Benjamin K. Rush award for Outstanding Senior Student in Psychiatry. She completed her psychiatry residency training at the University of Oklahoma Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in 2012, where she served as co-chief resident and received the Ismet Khan Memorial Award for Professionalism, Leadership, and Scholarship in Residency. She also completed her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the University of Oklahoma Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in 2014, where she served as co-chief fellow. Dr. Nixon has been published in the Oklahoma State Medical Journal and received the Hamilton Clinic Writing Award for Outstanding Writing in Mental Health for her work on school bullying. She is board certified in Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
She maintains membership in the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the Oklahoma Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, the American Psychiatric Association, the Oklahoma Psychiatric Physicians Association, the Central Oklahoma Psychiatric Society, and the American Medical Association.
Her passion is improving the mental health and well-being of children and adolescents. At The Nixon Clinic, all care is provided by fellowship-trained, board-certified General and Child/Adolescent Psychiatrists.