Position: 
Associate Professor
Department: 
Credentials: 
  • 2015, D.N.P., Governors State University
  • 2007, M.S.N., Governors State University
  • 1998, B.S.N., Olivet Nazarene University

Yvette M. Rose is an Associate Professor of Nursing at Olivet Nazarene University. She earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Governors State University (2015), Master of Science in Nursing (2007) from Governors State University, and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (1998) from Olivet Nazarene University. She holds a Parish Nursing Certificate from Olivet Nazarene University (1999). She also has served on the American Psychiatric Nursing Association Scholarly Review Committee (Abstracts/Posters) and as a grant proposal reviewer. Theresa Dudzik Innovation Grant- Franciscan Sisters of Chicago Grant Proposal Reviewer.

Yvette’s professional experience in nursing has been primarily in geriatric nursing, acute and long-term care, mental health, and case management areas. She is a recipient of the City of Kankakee “A Culture of Caring” San Antonio Military Medical in honor of Black History Month (2004), Center Nursing Excellence Award (2012) and is a 2014 American Psychiatric Nursing Association (APNA) Board of Directors Student Scholar. Her enthusiasm for psychiatric-mental health nursing is palpable.

Professional affiliations include:

Sigma Theta Tau International, Kappa Sigma and Lambda Lambda Chapters.

American Psychiatric Nursing Association.

She has a strong commitment to education and motivation for making a difference in psychiatric-mental health nursing care. Scholarly project is titled:  “Fighting a New Battle: A Bathing Care Standard for Elderly Male Military Veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”. This project translates the Bathing Without a Battle (BWOB) body of nursing science in veterans with dementia to the nursing care of those military veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (DOPTSD). Scholarly activities include:

3/2015 – Poster presentation at Aging in America 2015 Annual Conference of the American Society on Aging,  (Fighting a New Battle: A Bathing Care Standard for Elderly Male Military Veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (DOPTSD), Chicago IL.

10/2015, IL Society for Advanced Practice Nursing (ISAPN) Midwest Conference, podium presentation (Fighting a New Battle: A Bathing Care Standard for Elderly Male Military Veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (DOPTSD), Naperville, IL.

11/2015 - Sigma Theta Tau, International, 43rd Biennial Convention, poster presentation (Fighting a New Battle: A Bathing Care Standard for Elderly Male Military Veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (DOPTSD), Las Vegas, NV.

8/2016 - Aging 2016, podium presentation, (Fighting a New Battle: Caring for Elderly Male Military Veterans with Delayed- Onset Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (DOPTSD), Las Vegas, NV.