Dr. Julie Cruse is a Clinical Assistant Professor at The University of Texas at Austin in the School of Nursing. She currently teaches classes in the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner advanced practice track and is a clinical instructor for undergraduate nursing students for mental health.
Her clinical practice includes work as a hospitalist in an acute care facility as well as a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. She is triple board certified and is a licensed psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, adult gerontology acute care nurse practitioner and a family nurse practitioner. Prior to becoming an advanced practice nurse, Julie worked as a nurse in high acuity critical care facilities in both Texas and Florida.
Her educational background includes being a current doctor of nursing practice candidate at the University of Texas at Austin. She completed a master's degree in nursing at Angelo State University, a post master's certificate from the University of Texas at Austin in psychiatric mental health, and a post master's certificate from the University of Texas at Arlington in adult gerontology acute care.