Sheila Deyette, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC portrait
  • Associate Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing

Professional Service

  • American Psychiatric Nurses Organization (APNA). Role: Member. Graduate Education Council Committee. Developing a graduate education toolkit incorporating the new AACN Essentials and competency-based education objectives. Presented Domain 1 at APNA Annual Conference, Long Beach, CA, October 2022 (podium). 01/2022 - present
  • Community Outreach - Little Cottonwood / Ski Community. Role: Advance Practice Nurse Psychotherapist / PMHCNS-BC. Volunteer professional services to uninsured members of the ski service industry for acute crisis management and consultation / referrals to appropriate provider/ level of care , if necessary. 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016
  • Alta Community Enrichment. Role: Volunteer. Provide uninsured members of the community crisis management and subsequent referral in matters of behavioral health care. 06/2014 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Inducted 2022. Academy of Science and Health Educators, 04/2022
  • Outstanding Psychiatric Mental Health Practitioner (Nominee). American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), 10/11/2019
  • Honoree, Excellence in Clinical Practice. Utah Nurse's Association, 05/09/2019
  • Awarded Honoree Recognition, May 9th, 2016. Honors Society of Nursing, State of Utah, 05/09/2016
  • 2015 Faculty Practice Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice. University of Utah , 11/15/2015
  • Nominated Key Note Speaker for Masters Entry into Nursing Program graduation . University of Connecticut , 05/2011
  • Honor Society of Nursing . Sigma Theta Tau, 04/1995


  • Neuroscience Educational Institute (NEI), Member, 06/2014 - present
  • American Psychiatric Nurse's Association (APNA), Member, 05/1996 - present