Holly Bechard

Holly Bechard

Bio:
Dr. Holly Bechard is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with over 10 years experience treating patients across the life span. She graduated in 2007 from Vanderbilt University with a master's degree in psychiatric nursing and earned her doctorate in education from Lipscomb University in 2015. She has worked in community health settings, private practice and has taught in both undergraduate and graduate nursing programs. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at the University of San Diego and serves in a clinical role for WellPsyche Medical Group in La Jolla, California.

Posts

  • Sugar and Mental Health

    Results from an ongoing study in London that were just published in the scientific journal...
  • Trouble Sleeping?

    Why can't I sleep?   Trouble sleeping, or insomnia, happens to more than 3 million...
  • Being in Crisis

    It’s probably not surprising that as a psychiatric mental health provider, I work daily with...
  • Could Playing Tetris Help Prevent PTSD?

    A new study from the University of Oxford revealed playing the computer game Tetris may help prevent...
  • Are you addicted to your screen?

    Recent research has shown a strong correlation between the excessive use of technology and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder. In...