Becky received her Masters Degree in Nursing from the University of Kansas with emphasis in psychiatric & mental health nursing. She was awarded the Colleen P. Kosiak Graduate Student Clinical Excellence Award and designated as a Janssen Scholar by the APNA in May, 2011. She is board certified as a Family Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the ANCC and a certified developmental disability nurse through the DDNA. Becky has a long history of psychiatric, mental health, and developmental disability nursing. As well as lengthy administrative and program direction experience. She is a member of APNA, DDNA, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi, and Golden Key.
Becky works as a volunteer with: Special Olympics, United Way, Convoy of Hope; a past vice-president of the Kansas Developmental Disabilities Nursing Network; she is also a legal guardian.
She has particular experience and interest in Attachment disorders, Developmental disabilities including the autism and aspergers spectrum disorders, developmental trauma, and mood disorders.