Jaime has been a nurse at Menninger since January 2010, and has 12 years of experience as a registered nurse. She is currently a nurse manager and has held various leadership roles at Menninger since 2013, including evening house supervisor, interim nurse leader for the Center for Brain Stimulation and nurse manager of the Adolescent Treatment Program.
As an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Board Certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse, Jaime has dialectical behavior therapy skills training and American Psychiatric Nurses Association competency-based training for suicide prevention.
She is a member of several professional organizations, including Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Epsilon Phi Chapter), the International Association of Forensic Nurses and the American Nurses Association. She was awarded the Pillar Award, The Menninger Clinic’s highest employee honor, in 2014.
Jaime has given a number of conference presentations, including one titled “Engaging Safety on an Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatric Unit,” a virtual oral presentation at a recent ANCC Pathway to Excellence Conference.
Jamie earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh and a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Chatham University. She is currently enrolled in a master’s degree program in Forensic Nursing at Duquesne University.
A Pittsburgh native, Jaime enjoys cheering on any of her hometown’s sports teams in her free time.