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Dr. Yvonne Smith, DNP, RN-BC, NCSN

Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • DNP, Gardner-Webb University
  • MSN, UNC Greensboro
  • BSN, UNC Greensboro
  • ADN, Western Piedmont Community College

Clinical Practice Experience

  • Adult & adolescent severe mental health/psychiatric disorders
  • Substance abuse/addiction treatment
  • Mental Health Crisis Intervention
  • Case management for high-risk adolescent population
  • Community and Public Health Nursing

Professional Certifications

  • Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing Certification (ANCC)
  • Nationally Certified School Nurse (NBCSN)
  • Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)

Professional Memberships

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • National League of Nurses (NLN) Member
  • North Carolina Nurses Association
  • National Association of School Nurses
  • North Carolina Association of School Nurses
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
  • Expert Reviewer Journal of American Psychiatric Nurse Association