Zita Schiller

Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
3020

Biography

Dr. Zita Schiller, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC graduated with her Doctor in Nursing Practice (DNP) from Arizona State University in 2014.  She assimilated a well-rounded clinical experience as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner by working with children, adolescents, adults and families in various settings, including inpatient acute eating disorders, inpatient crisis mental health, outpatient mental health, substance abuse addiction treatment working with complex childhood and adult trauma, academic teaching and telemedicine.  She taught clinical mental health nursing as an adjunct clinical nursing faculty at Glendale Community College from 2013 to 2015.  In the Spring of 2021, she started teaching as a prelicensure faculty associate at Arizona State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.  In the Fall of 2021, she will begin her career as a clinical assistant professor in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program. 

Education

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY PHOENIX, AZ - ARIZONA (2011 - 2014) 

DOCTOR OF NURSING PRACTICE FAMILY PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER

Honors & Awards:

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Beta Upsilon Chapter

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY PHOENIX, AZ - ARIZONA (2009 - 2010)

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING

GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE GLENDALE, AZ - ARIZONA (2005 - 2009)

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE IN NURSING

Honors & Awards:

Phi Theta Kappa

MIHAI VITEAZUL NATIONAL COLLEGE TURDA, ROMANIA-EUROPE (2000 - 2002)

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE OF BANKING

Minor in:

Economics, Accounting, Business Leadership and Administration

 

 

Research Activity

DOCTORAL EVIDENCE BASED RESEARCH PROJECT:

Managing Parental Stress with Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Resource Development and Installation. 

 

DISSEMINATION:

September 18-21, 2014 EMDR International Association 25Th Anniversary Conference - Denver, Colorado

October 12-16, 2014 World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics - Copenhagen, Denmark.

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:

October, 2016 Second International Conference on Adolescent Medicine & Child Psychology, London, United Kingdom

January, 2018 Mental Health and Faith Conference, Phoenix, Arizona

October 2018, Approaches and methods in the Habilitation of People with Disabilities, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
NUR 515 NursingConceptsPsychiatricMH
DNP 703 Scholarly Writing
DNP 709 Individual & Innov Ldrshp Hlth
Summer 2021
Course Number Course Title
NUR 336 Experiential Learning
NUR 367 Nursing Prac:Psych MH--Postbac
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
NUR 337 Experiential Learning II
NUR 347 Nur Prac Psych/Mntl Hlth & Fam