As a faculty in our Mental Health and Addictions program, Jennifer values a collaborative and invitational approach to teaching and learning. A BScN graduate of St. Francis Xavier University, Jennifer’s professional experience includes adolescent concurrent disorders and youth forensic nursing. Recently completing her Masters in Nursing with a teaching focus through Athabasca University, Jennifer is eager to share her areas of passion which include strength-based and inclusive learning, trauma-informed care, and family-centered care.
Outside of her professional role, Jennifer is an avid reader and writer who enjoys spending her free time with her family on their country property. Jennifer is the mother of three young boys who motivate her to be curious of, and strive for, meaningful and continuous learning each and every day.
902-229-6207 | Jennifer10.Smith@nshealth.ca