Davika is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, board certified in Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. She is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and has a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Davika practiced as a therapist for several years prior to obtaining her APRN and has a strong foundation in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, and Play Therapy. She has worked in the outpatient setting seeing all age groups and treating a wide array of behavioral and emotional disturbances. She is familiar with substance abuse treatment and co-occurring disorders. She believes in a holistic approach and is comfortable incorporating evidence based alternative treatments including dietary interventions, herbs, and supplements. She also offers genetic testing as an alternative to treatment as usual. She is an expert in reading and interpreting multigene testing and has used this data to improve patient outcomes. Davika is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and has been inducted into Sigma Theta Tau, International Nursing Honor Society.