Wayne State University

Umeika Stephens, D.N.P., PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC

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    Assistant Professor (Clinical), Graduate Specialty Coordinator for the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner


  • umeika.stephens@wayne.edu
  • 313-577-4099

Office Address

244 Cohn

Office Hours

By appointment. 


B.S.N. - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

M.S.N. - Rush University

D.N.P. - Wayne State University

Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education - Wayne State University 

Clinical Area(s) of Expertise

 Integrated Mental Health in Primary Care


Urban Health


Current Research

Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for Professionals
Role: Project Director
Grant Period: 09/29/2017-09/30/2017
Total awards: $526,000 

Training Nursing and Social Work Students to Become SBIRT Service Providers in Michigan
Role: Project Coordinator/ SBIRT site trainer
Grant Period: 09/30/20 IS · 09/29/2018
Total Awards: 945,000

Courses Taught

•Nursing 7840 - Advanced Practice Nursing with Individuals

•Nursing 7990 - Diagnosis and Management of Psychiatric Illness

•Nursing 7855 - Advanced Practice Nursing with Groups

•Nursing 7605 -  Psychopharmacology for Advanced Practice Nursing

•Nursing 7860 - Advanced Practice Nursing with Families