Iowa Specialty Hospital

Karn Johansen, PA-C

Karn Johansen, PA-C
Specialties & Services
Primary Clinic
Clarion Clinic
215 13th Avenue SW
Clarion, IA 50525

Practice Information

Joined Iowa Specialty Hospital

June 2011

Medical Interests

Autism Spectrum Disorder. PANS/PANDAS.ADHD, ODD, OCD, Tics; Aggression, Sensory and Processing Disorder.  Additional interests include Chronic Fatigue, Anxiety, Depression, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and Chronic GI issues.

Education & Professional Certification


Safe and Sound Protocol Certification - 2022, Alpha-Stim Certification - 2022, Board Certified Primary Care by NCCPA since 1994


College of Medicine, Physician Associate Program - University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center


Primary Pediatric Psychopharmacology Mini-Fellowship,  Patient Centered Mental Health in Pediatric Primary Care; West Palm Beach, Florida

Professional Societies

AAPA American Academy of Physician Assistants, Iowa Physician Assistant Society, Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs

Professional & Personal Interests

Leadership Roles

Neuroimmune Foundation 2021 to 2022, PANDAS Physician Network (PPN) 2017 to present,
Mindd Foundation online Practitioner Training 2019-2020

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her dog, outdoor activities, concerts, and movies.

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