Kristie Yakura PMHNP-BC
Kris Yakura is an advanced practice nurse board certified in psychiatry and family practice by the American Academy Nurse Credentialing Center. She earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Cincinnati and her nursing degree from Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing. She also completed her master’s preparation in family practice and post-graduate certification in psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing. She has more than 20 years of nursing experience, working in skilled nursing facilities, home-based patient care, surgery and family practice. She is currently working towards her doctorate of nursing practice at the Northern Kentucky University. She has a philosophical interest in mind-body interaction with a focal interest in patient-centered integrative care between psychiatry and medical specialties.