John C. Profera ANRP

About John C. Profera, ANRP

John Profera is a Florida native and graduate of both Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing and the University of Florida with a Masters of Science in Nursing. His specialty is Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. John Profera holds the following credentials: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Board Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Board Certified.

After graduating from Florida Atlantic University with Bachelors in Nursing in 1995, John was commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy. Throughout his career he specialized in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and substance dependence treatment. He received his training through the United States Navy as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing at the University of Florida.  

John retired from United States Navy in October 2011 after 20 years of service. He continues to specialize in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and substance dependence counseling and treatment. Further, he serves as an expert mentor and life coach for adolescents and adults. As a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, John is Board Certified to provide medication prescriptions and psychotherapy for all psychiatric disorders. He is holistic in his approach to mental health, providing you with psychotropic medications and the counseling, therapy and education needed to reach the highest level of wellness.


John C. Profera


I have been to just about every mental health practice within 30 miles of Jupiter; I give these guys 5 stars for sure. As an MS patient I suffer from severe depression/anxiety. New Life Behavioral has made life tolerable for me; for that I thank you John Profera. Ivan, thank you for all that you do!


Conditions John C. Profera Helps


Autism Spectrum Disorders

Dissociative Disorders


Specific Learning Disorders

Gambling Addiction

Sex/Porn Addiction


Depressive Disorders

Substance Abuse

Personality Disorders

Bipolar Related Disorders

Eating Disorders

Obsessive Compulsive Disorders

What we can do for you

We strive to promote stress reduction, productive lives and the provision of ongoing support toward family unity using Wellness and Recovery Principles.


Cope with loss and trauma


Overcome stress and uncertainty that comes with unemployment


Promote your personal and professional growth


Help with anger management


Relief from anxiety & depression symptoms


Learn to manage life's stressful situations


Help you deal with alcohol and drug dependancies

Take an important step towards a happier, healthier future.

Don’t let mental health challenges hold you back from living the life you deserve. Take the first step towards a brighter future and contact us today. Together, we can help you achieve mental wellness and happiness.