Ms. Dee Mitchell earned a Master of Science in Nursing degree with a specialty in Psychiatric Mental Health from UNC Charlotte in nursing in 2004 and is certified as a Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has been a Lecturer and Course Coordinator at the School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina Charlotte since 2007, and primarily teaches Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. Ms. Mitchell also works as a psychotherapist and has maintained a private practice since 2004. She is board certified in Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. Specialty areas include treatment for adults with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and addictions. She has been a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) since 2003. She is a member of the School of Nursing Alumni Committee (SONAC), and she has been a member of the Gamma Iota Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International since 2003.