Larissa Barclay received her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Oakland University in April of 2010. She became a Registered Nurse in 1994, and completed a post-master certification at Wayne State University as an Adult Nurse Practitioner and a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner post-master certification from the University of Michigan.
Dr. Barclay joined University of ToledoCollege of Nursing in 2017 and serves as Course Coordinator and Lead Faculty for the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program. She has taught adult medical surgical and FNP courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and has experience in teaching online courses in BSN and MSN programs.
Professionally, Dr. Barclay has worked as an advanced practice nurse in primary care, long-term care, wound care, partial hospitalization, outpatient, and in inpatient psychiatry. She currently practices in a partial psychiatric hospitalization and outpatient psychiatry service. Her research interests lie in nursing education and evidence based practice initiatives to promote improving patient care.