Salisbury

Nursing Department Faculty

 

 

 

Laurie A. Rockelli, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC                                                   Laurie-edit.jpg

Assistant Professor                                            

Office: Devilbiss Hall Office 212                           
Telephone: 410-543-6405                                                                                   
Fax: 410-548-3313
Email: larockelli@salisbury.edu                                                                          

Clinical and classroom nursing instructor for Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. Clinical instructor for Internship and Community Health.

Positions Held

*   Salisbury University Department of Nursing: Instructor - 2003 - Present

*   Pine Bluff Counseling, LLC, Salisbury, MD: Private Practice 2005 - Present

*   Lower Shore Clinic, Salisbury, MD: Psychotherapist 2001 2006

*   Maple Shade Mental Health Clinic, Mardela Springs, MD: Psychotherapist 1999 2001

*   Shore Health System, Dorchester General Hospital, Cambridge, MD: Staff Nurse 1997 1999

*   Home Health Corporation of America, Salisbury, MD: Pediatric Nurse - 1995 - 1998

*   Eastern Shore Hospital Center, Cambridge, MD:  Staff Nurse - 1986 1995

Honors, Memberships

*   ANCC Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing

*   State of Maryland Board Certified Psychotherapist

*   American Nurses Association

*   Maryland Nurses Association

*   Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society, Lambda Eta and Pi Chapters

Institutions Attended

*   2008 University of Maryland, Baltimore - Doctor of Philosophy - Nursing

*   1998 Salisbury University  - Master of Science - Nursing

*   1986 - Salisbury University - Bachelor of Science - Nursing

*   1982 - Salisbury University - Bachelor of Arts - Communication Arts

Dissertation: Coping in Post-MI Patients and Spouses/Companions at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

Thesis:  Roles of Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialists on the Rural Delmarva Peninsula

Areas of Interest

*    Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing

*    Adolescent Health

*    Family Support and Coping

*    Community Health