|Present||Associate Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
Honors and Awards
- 2009 - State Advanced Leadership Award, APNA, Tennessee Chapter
- 2007- National Excellence in Research Award, American Psychiatric Nurses’ Association (APNA)
The University of Tennessee,
College of Nursing,
1200 Blvd., Room 341,
Knoxville, TN - 37996 - 4180.
Phone: (865) 974-3978
Fax: (865) 974-3569
Effect of a Motivational Group Intervention on Exercise Self-Efficacy and ...
Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (2010)
BACKGROUND: Persons with schizophrenia spectrum disorders (SSDs) contend with multiple barriers to exercise. Interventions are needed to enhance attitudes theoretically ...
Telenursing Intervention Increases Psychiatric Medication Adherence in Schizophrenia Outpatients
Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (2008)
BACKGROUND: Promoting medication adherence is a critical issue in optimizing both physical and mental health in persons with schizophrenia. Average ...
Obesity in Schizophrenia: Screening, Monitoring, and Health Promotion
Perspectives in Psychiatric Care (2008)
PURPOSE.This paper reviews risks, assessments, antipsychotic medication choices, and lifestyle interventions for obesity in persons with schizophrenia. CONCLUSIONS. Antipsychotic medication ...