Shiphrah Williams-Evans, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC
Associate Professor
Community/Mental Health Nursing Psychiatric Mental Nurse Practitioner Track

Research Interests
 
  • Palliative Care
  • Hospice
  • Violence
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Education
 
  • Post Graduate Certificate: Family Nurse Practitioner with emphasis on Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, Delta State University, School of Nursing
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Specialization: Family Relations & Child Development, Oklahoma State University
  • Master of Science, Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, University of Oklahoma College of Nursing
  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing, University of Tulsa, College of Nursing
See More

Selected Publications
 
Book Chapters
 
  • Williams-Evans, S. & Broome, B. (2012). The Dying Process. In David Cooper and Jo Cooper (Eds.). Palliative Care - Mental Health. Radcliff Publishing LTD: England.
  • Williams-Evans, S.A. & Jacob, S. (2008). The Evolution of Professional Nursing, Contemporary Nursing Issues, Trends & Management by Sherry B & Jacob, Mosby, Missouri, 4th Ed.
  • Williams-Evans, S.A. & Carnegie, M.E. (2005). The Evolution of Professional Nursing, Contemporary Nursing Issues, Trends & Management by Cherry B. & Jacob, Mosby, Missouri, 3rd Ed.
  • Williams-Evans, S.A. & Carnegie, M.E. (2002). The Evolution of Professional Nursing, Contemporary Nursing Issues, Trends & Management by Cherry, B. & Jacob, Mosby, Missouri.
See More

Completed Research Support
 
  • Research Consultant Antihypertensive and Lipid-lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trials for Mid-Delta Family Practice, 1997 (NIH), (CoPI)
  • Study Recruitment Grant for Mid-Delta Family Practice for Antihypertensive and Lipid-lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial, 1996-1997, $30,000 (NIH) (CoPI & writer)
  • Adolescent Courtship Violence, Applied $350,000, January, 1994 (PI)
  • Use of Care Homes for the Developmentally Disabled, Applied $450,000 1990 (PI)
  • Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse (assisted in writing), Ford Foundation Domestic Violence Intervention Services ($180,000 received), 1989-Funded
  • Criminal Justice Grant Domestic Violence Intervention Services (assisted in writing), ($95,000 received), 1986-Funded

Teaching
 

Graduate Courses Taught

  • NU 518: Advanced Nursing Assessment
  • NU 545: Physio-pathological Basis of Advanced Nursing
  • NU 587: Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • NU 607: Critical Analysis of the Scientific Underpinnings of Advanced Nursing Practice
  • NU 608: Evidence-Based Practice and Quality Improvement in Health Care
  • CMN 548: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing I
  • CMN 549: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing Practicum I
See More

Certifications and Affiliations
 
  • Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner (across the lifespan) (PMHNP-BC)
  • Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP, BC)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • American Nurses Association
  • Oklahoma Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau, National Honor Society for Nursing
  • National Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing Organization
  • Oklahoma Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association