Positions

Overview

  • Leah Pickett is a Board Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with clinical experience in mood disorders, anxiety, psychotic disorders, and abuse/trauma. She most recently held a clinical practice at the CPM Adult Outpatient Clinic and worked with the Office of Psychiatric Research, both at UAB. She now serves as Co-Director for the Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Residency through the Veteran's Affairs Nursing Academic Partnership, a funded program between the Birmingham VA Medical Center and the UAB School of Nursing.
  • Research Overview

  • Mood disorders; veteran-centric mental health care; use of mindfulness meditation and yoga in depression and anxiety treatment
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice in Psychiatric / Mental Health Nurse / Nursing, Vanderbilt University 2014
  • Master of Nursing in Psychiatric / Mental Health Nurse / Nursing, Vanderbilt University 2010
  • Bachelor of Nursing in Nursing / Registered Nurse (Rn, Asn, Bsn, Msn), Mississippi College 2008
  • Full Name

  • Leah Pickett