Janet McMillan

Janet McMillan, DSN, RN, PMHNP-BCJanet McMillan

Associate Professor
Psychiatric Mental Health NP Track Coordinator
Community-Mental Health Nursing


Post-graduate Certificate: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
University of South Alabama; Mobile, AL, 2008
Doctor of Science in Nursing: Adult Health Nursing & Nursing Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham; 1991
Master of Science in Nursing: Oncology Nursing & Nursing Education
University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston; 1985
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
William Carey College; Hattiesburg, MS, 1984
Associate of Arts in Nursing
Jones County Junior College; Ellisville, MS, 1982

Courses Taught:

  • NU 518: Advanced Nursing Assessment
  • NU 545: Physio-pathological Basis of Advanced Nursing
  • NU 587: Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • NU 607: Critical Analysis of the Scientific Underpinnings of Advanced Nursing Practice
  • NU 608: Evidence-Based Practice and Quality Improvement in Health Care
  • CMN 548: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing I
  • CMN 549: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing Practicum I
  • CMN 552: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing II
  • CMN 553: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing Practicum II
  • CMN 554: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing III
  • CMN 555: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing Practicum III
  • CMN 556: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing Practicum IV
  • CMN 557: Advanced Family Psychiatric Nursing IV

Certifications and Affiliations:

  • Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner (across the lifespan) (PMHNP-BC)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • American Nurses Association
  • Mississippi Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau, National Honor Society for Nursing
  • National Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing Organization
  • Louisiana-Mississippi Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association


Research and Areas of Interests:

  • Psychiatric Care in Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Mental Health Issues in Children and Adolescents
  • Validation of Nursing Diagnosis
  • Symptom Control in Patients Receiving Chemotherapy