Dr. Michelle Dellaria Doas, EdD., MSN is an Associate Professor of Nursing. Her teaching experience includes Associate Degree, Diploma, Bachelor of Science, MSN, and DNP programs. Dr. Doas maintains clinical practice as a staff nurse on a busy inner city inpatient adult psychiatric unit. Clinical practice includes conducting group therapy sessions, staff development programs, and medication administration. Likewise, her scholarly work is in the area of Emotional Competence related to various facets of nursing practice, including the psychiatric/behavioral health population. She recently received an Associate of the Month Clinical Caring award at the hospital which operationalizes her caring attributes and passion for nursing.