Faculty Detail

Holly Brown, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCS-BC

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
  • Specialty Director, Child/Adolescent Psychiatric NP Program
Holly Brown

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: 2763204
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Education

MS, 1998. State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Nursing, Stony Brook, NY, US

BS, 1994. , US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 9/2006 - Current. Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester SON (Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 9/2002 - 8/2006. Senior Teaching Associate. University of Rochester, School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 10/1998 - 8/2006. Assistant Clinical Professor. State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Nursing. Stony Brook, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 3/2002 - Current. Nurse Practitioner. Hillside Children's Center (Psychiatry). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2001 - Current. Research Assistant. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/2000 - 9/2003. Nurse Practitioner. Strong Memorial Hospital (Psychiatry). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 10/1998 - 11/2002. Nurse Practitioner/Psychotherapist. Private Practice (Psychiatry). Huntington Station, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2000 - 7/2000. Nurse II. University Medical Center at Stony Brook, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (Teaching and Research). Stony Brook, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1999 - 7/2000. Nurse Practitioner. South Oaks Hospital (Psychiatry). Amityville, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 8/1998 - 8/1999. Treatment Coordinator/Nurse. Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center (Psychiatry). Dix Hills, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 10/1994 - 8/1998. Nurse II. University Medical Center at Stony Brook, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (Teaching and Research). Stony Brook, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 9/1997 - 5/1998. Nurse Practitioner Intern. Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center (Intensive Day Treatment Program). Dix Hills, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 11/1996 - 5/1997. Nurse Practitioner Intern. Northport Veterans Association (Psychiatry). Northport, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/1994 - 9/1994. Staff Nurse. Georgetown University Medical Center (Pediatric Intensive Care Unit). Washington, DC, US.

Licensure

Psychiatry

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (Professional Board Certification)

Basic Cardiac Support Course C: American Heart Association (Professional Board Certification)

New York State Certified Trainer: Preventing and Managing Crisis Situations (Professional Board Certification)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Heart Association (Professional Board Certification)

Publications

Brown, H.E., Melnyk, B.M.. (2006). The KySS Guide to Child and Adolescent Mental Health Screening, Early Intervention, and Health Promotion. Anxiety Disorders, 57-88.

Melnyk, B.M., Brown, H.E., Jones, D.C., Kreipe, R., Novak, J.. (2003). Improving the Mental/Psychosocial Health of US Children and Adolescents: Outcomes and Implementation Strategies from the National KySS Summit. Journal of Pediatric Care, 17, S1-24.

Melnyk, B.M., Feinstein, N.F., Tuttle, J., Moldenhauer, Z., Herendeen, P., Veenema, T.G., Brown, H., Gullo, S., McMurtrie, M., Small, L.. (2002). Mental Health Worries, Communication, and Needs in the Year of the US Terrorist Attack: National KySS Survey Findings. Journal of Pediatric Care, 16 (5), 222-234.

Presentations

Predictors of Negative Outcomes in Critically Ill Children and their Parents.
15th International Nursing Research Conference, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Decisions, Decisions: How to Choose a SSRI.
KySS: Keep Your Children/Yourself Self and Secure 1st National KySS Institute of Mental Health Screening, Intervention, and Health Promotion for Pediatric and Adolescent Primary Care and School Health Providers, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Improving Physical and Mental Health Outcomes of Children and Teens with an Innovative Curriculum to Dually Prepare PNPs and PMHNPs.
37th Biennial Convention, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

After the Wounds Have Healed: The Impact of Acute Injury on Child and Adolescent Emotional Functioning.
19th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference: Riding the Winds of Change, Pediatric Nursing

Promoting Mental Health in Children and Teens: Findings and Clinical Implications from the National KySS Survey.
14th International Nursing Research Conference, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

KySS I Workshop (Keeping yourself/your children Safe and Secure) Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Issues for Primary Care.
23rd Annual Nursing Conference on Pediatric Primary Care, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Predictors of PTSD in Children and Adolescents Following Motor Vehicle Accidents.
3rd Annual National Evidenced Based Practice Conference, University of Rochester School of Nursing

Awards

Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Kappa Gamma Chapter, 2000

Loretta C. Ford Fellowship.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2000

Award for Outstanding Student Contributions.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Kappa Gamma Chapter, 1997

Inducted.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Kappa Gamma Chapter, 1994

Special Student Award for Research Excellence.
Sigma Theta Tau International, Kappa Gamma Chapter, 1994

Dean's Award: Outstanding Contribution to the School and University.
State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Nursing, 1994

Regents Scholarship in Nursing.
New York State, 1990

Memberships

New York State Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, Member

American Nurses Association, Member

American Psychiatric Nurses Association, Member

International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses, Member

Sigma Theta Tau International Kappa Gamma Chapter, Vice President (Elected)

Sigma Theta Tau International Kappa Gamma Chapter, Member

Sigma Theta Tau International Kappa Gamma Chapter, Corresponding Secretary (Elected)

Sigma Theta Tau International Kappa Gamma Chapter, Chair