Wende Belcher, MSN, APRN
Wende joined MPP in November, 2016. Her treatment philosophy is “The Golden Rule” – a belief in treating others as she would like to be treated. From her early years in nursing, the ethical values of compassion, dignity, trust, and respect for others were strongly cultivated in her and became the pivots around which her professional career and practice revolve. She aims to create an environment of safety through teamwork, communication and partnership with her patients, their family members, and the staff in order to promote a positive outcome. She treats all areas of mental health illness from adolescents to geriatrics.
Wende has practiced nursing for the last twenty-nine years, with the last three years prescribing as an Advanced Practice Nurse, and her credentials include:
- Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree from Rio Grande University
- Masters of Science in Nursing degree, with a focus in Psychiatric Mental Health, from The Ohio State University
- Currently pursuing a Doctorate Degree in Nursing Practice from Ohio University
- Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner through ANCC