Zoë Atalie Robbins, DNP, PMH-NP portrait
  • Clinical Faculty Practice Director- PMH-NP Group, College Of Nursing
  • Assistant Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing
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Research Summary

2021- Telemental Health- What I found at the intersection of clinician, educator and advocate 2019- Care for underserved veteran populations using telehealth technology. A review of the George E. Wahlen VA pilot program known as the National Telemental Health Program. Poster presented at annual American Psychiatric Nursing Association conference held on Columbus, Ohio. Publication on the same topic pending

Education

  • Bachelors in Science of Nursing , Nursing, Westminster
  • Masters in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing , Mental Health , University of Utah. Project: Educating healthcare providers in the care of transgender patients
  • Doctorate Psychiatric Nursing , DNP - Psychiatric , University of Utah . Project: Initiation of a Telemental Health Practice Pilot Project

Biography

Zoë Robbins, DNP, PMH-NP has been a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the Salt Lake Valley since 2005. She has served patients in many settings including inpatient and outpatient mental health, substance abuse treatment, adolescent, residential care, telehealth care within the Veterans Administration and most recently as a full time career-line faculty with the University of Utah where she is teaching a broad range of topics including severe mental illness, mood & trauma, biobehavioral foundations of mental health care. Additionally, she serves as the Director of Clinical Faculty Practice for the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner group at the College of Nursing. Dr. Robbins  is certified in simulation facilitation and has experience facilitating simulations with bachelor, doctorate and interdisciplinary programs. Dr. Robbins particularly enjoys service work and is currently the President of the Utah Chapter of the American Psychiatric Nurses Assocation, a board member of the Utah Professionals Health Program- helping the state navigate cases of diversion, Board Member of the Impact Mental Health- a free, non-profit mental health organization and a member of the USAAV Behavioral Health workforce group- intersecting with legislative professionals to give direction on a number of behavioral health bills. 

Zoë's hobbies and passions include her 12 year old daughter, snowboarding, surfing, yoga, cooking, literature and film.