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Dr. Jessica Myers, DNP, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, APRN

Assistant Professor and Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, DNP Program Coordinator


Doctor of Nursing Practice


Professional Experience

  • WGU – Online Course Instructor – Clinical Internship Family Nurse Practitioner Graduate Nursing Program 
  • Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, Terre Haute, IN – Assistant Professor- Tenure Track 
  • Terre Haute Pediatrics and Pulmonary Clinic, Terre Haute, IN – Family Nurse Practitioner 
  • Sullivan County Community Hospital Primary Office, Sullivan, IN – Advanced Practice Registered Nurse; Director Pain Management
  • Internal Medicine Nephrology Inc., Terre Haute, IN – Advanced Practice Registered Nurse; Physician Extender
  • Fresenius Medical Care, Terre Haute, IN – Registered Nurse; Clinic Manager and Acute Clinical Coordinator
  • Sullivan County Community Hospital Sullivan, IN – Registered Nurse; Director OB/ICU
  • Clarian Health IU Hospital, Indianapolis, IN – Registered Nurse 
  • K-Force INC. & RN Specialties: Indiana State Department of Corrections Putnamville, IN & Plainfield IN – Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse 
  • Dr. Rizwan Malik; Advanced Women’s Practice Terre Haute, IN – Licensed Practical Nurse

Professional Organizations

  • American Lung Association, Member- Lung Expo (2018-Current)
  • Indiana State Nurses Association, Member (2021-Current)
  • American Nurses Association, Member (2021-Current)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Omega Pi Chapter Member (2020-Current)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Omega Pi Chapter Vice President (2022-Current) 
  • The Indiana Department of Health, Member (2017-Current)

Awards & Recognitions

  • Summa Cum Laude Honors 

Published Works & Presentations

  • 9/2021 Poster Presentation (1 of 3 co-authors) 
    • 2021 Indiana Nursing Summit (Accessible online 11/2021- 1/2022) 
    • “Family Nurse Practitioner Service-Learning Project, Pre-participation sports evaluations
    • Co-Author, Virtual
  • 9/2021 Indiana Center for Nursing Virtual Resiliency Series with Dr. Benner Session #2 – Narrative 
    • Guest Speaker, Virtual    
  • 7/2022 Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing “Alternative for Health Assessment Clinical Experiences:  FNP Student Housecalls”
    •  Lead Presenter, Concurrent Session, Atlanta, GA
  • 7/2022 Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing “Family Nurse Practitioner Student Service-Learning Project:  Sports Pre-participation Evaluations (PPEs)”
    • Contributor to abstract, Concurrent Session, Atlanta, GA
  • 7/2022 Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing “Faculty Initiative to Promote Wellness through Reduced Stress and Improved Sleep” 
    • Contributor to abstract. Virtual Poster 
  • 9/2022 National Summit on Promoting Well-Being and Resilience in Healthcare Professionals “The Implementation of a Sleep Intervention to Reduce Stress and Improve Mental Wellness in Nursing Student” 
    • Co-Author, Poster Presentation, Columbus, OH

Hobbies & Interests

  • Baseball
  • Dancing

Favorite Scripture

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 



  • Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA
    • Post-Master Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    • April 2023 
  • Purdue Global University, Chicago, IL 
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Summa Cum Laude Honors
    • October 2019
    • Research focus: Early Screening for Lung Cancer: A Practice Change in Primary Care
  • Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
    • Post-Master Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate, Summa Cum Laude Honors
    • May 2017
  • Kaplan University-Davenport, IA
    • Master of Science in Nursing- Executive Leader, Summa Cum Laude Honors        
    • December 2014
  • Kaplan University-Davenport, IA
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Summa Cum Laude Honors
    • August 2013
  • Ivy Tech State College Indianapolis, IN
    • Associate of Science in Nursing, Cum Laude Honors
    • May 2005
  • Ivy Tech State College Terre Haute, IN
    • Diploma Licensed Practical Nursing, Summa Cum Laude Honors
    • December 2002

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