Bridget P. Gessler, RN, PMHNP

Registered Nurse, Licensed Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Hillsboro Clinic

Bridget has practiced at Mind Matters, P.C. since 2003, after completing her training as a registered nurse and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner at Oregon Health & Sciences University.  

She spent eight years serving as an officer and clinical nurse in the United States Air Force Reserve, and has previously worked in both the psychiatric and substance abuse units in an inpatient hospital.  

Bridget is credentialed as a Clinical Specialist in Child & Adolescent mental health through the American Nurses Credentialing Center, and is a member of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International.  

When not at the office, Bridget enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, running, reading, listening to music and volunteering in her community.  



  • Master of Nursing

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing



  • American Psychiatric Nurses Assocation