About Edena Walden
Edena is a board-certified as a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She completed her education at Vanderbilt University and has been practicing since 2016. She has experience working with adults and adolescents suffering from psychiatric, substance abuse, and behavioral disorders.
Edena meets her clients where they are and together we develop a treatment plan to help them meet their goals and live and maintain healthy lives. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, attending her daughter’s sporting events, and traveling abroad.
Education and Certifications
- MSN, PMHNP, VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, Nashville, TN; July 2016
- MPH, Health Education, TEMPLE UNIVERSITY, Philadelphia, PA: 2004
- BA, Biology, HOOD COLLEGE, Frederick, MD: 2000
- ADN, Nursing, FLORIDA STATE COLLEGE OF JACKSONVILLE, Jacksonville, FL: 2009
Since becoming a nurse practitioner I have also been trained in EMDR, rTMS, and am MAT certified.
Why are you passionate about providing mental healthcare?
Everyone has dealt with mental health in their own lives or in the lives of someone close to them. I believe that everyone should have access to quality, evidenced based, culturally sensitive care.