Taylor Washington, BSN, RN, is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) student at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and anticipates graduation to be December 2021.
Ms. Washington is currently a staff nurse on the Observation Clinical Decisional Unit (OCDU) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she focuses on addiction medicine, adult and geriatric mental health as well as medical-surgical nursing. Ms. Washington’s passion is to prevent, treat, and educate clients on improving their overall mental health with a focus on African Americans.
She earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in April of 2016. Ms. Washington has always had a passion for caring for people and decided to return to school and received a BSN in nursing from UAB in December 2018. Upon graduation she wants to provide care to individuals that are battling addiction.
Taylor is a member of American Nurses Association, Alabama Nurses Association, National Black Nurses Association and treasurer for the Birmingham Black Nurses Association.