School of Health Sciences: Nursing, Health Affairs
Ms Hofer has an extensive background in psychiatric nursing, having practiced for 18 years in an inpatient psychiatric hopsital. She has an MSN in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing from SDSU. She currently practices as a Nurse Practitioner at an acute psychiatric facility and also practices in a clinic setting. Ms. Hofer has a dual appointment with USD and Avera McKennan. She has been teaching in the USD Nursing Program since 2004.
Mental Health Nursing, Nursing Communication, Learner Centered Education
Schizophrenia, Brain based disease process
- MS, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, South Dakota State University, 2009
- BS, Nursing, Mount Marty College, 1987
- Diploma in Nursing, Nursing, St Joseph Mercy School of Nursing, 1985