Laurice Haycraft is a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner who works for Choice Psychiatric Medical Group, in Corona California. She provides treatment for all ages with various psychiatric disorders and illnesses that might include bipolar mood disorders, anxiety disorders, PTSD, ADHD, sleeping disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders, and depression. She also treats psychotic illnesses such as schizophrenia and various personality disorders. Before becoming a Nurse Practitioner, she worked as a Registered Nurse in several specialties. These specialties include working in a Neurological/Stroke Step-Down intensive care unit, working in a preoperative and postoperative anesthesia care unit, and in emergency medicine. She obtained an Associates of Science Nursing Degree graduating summa cum laude, at Mercy College of Northwest Ohio in 2011. She went on to obtain a Bachelor’s of Science Nursing Degree and a Master’s of Science Nursing Degree specializing in psychiatric mental health where she trained as a nurse practitioner, at Walden University graduating summa cum laude.
Laurice is dedicated and compassionate with a progressive career history in direct patient care, triage, and care coordination in fast-paced environments. Proven ability to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle complex cases and high-stress situations. Consistently developing strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude, and excellent customer service. Throughout her career, she has been honored with an excellence award in recognition for setting an example of compassion, innovation, and overall excellence for her peers and patients, Teamwork award, and the Mercy College Shining Star Award. She belongs to the National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi and the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. She is affiliated with the Nurse Practitioner Association of Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, California Association for Nurse Practitioners, and is a member of the American Nurses Association.