Misty Cody Sharpe, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, has her certification as a Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond and worked as a Registered Nurse for 14 years. She received her Masters of Nursing in Family Psychiatric Mental Health from the University of South Alabama in Mobile. She has gained her mental health experience through internships focused on medication management and directive counseling. Her inpatient experience was gained by working directly with clients at Eastern Louisiana Mental Health. Her outpatient experience was acquired at a psychiatric private practice treating patients of all ages.
Misty joined Family Focus in 2014 to provide psychiatric services as an independent contractor. She will be working with all age groups. Her goal is to provide holistic patient care in our therapeutic atmosphere at Family Focus. She will function as a patient advocate while assessing, diagnosing, and prescribing psychiatric medication. Misty is married with three children and enjoys spending time with her family.