Carol J. Dove, MSN, GNP, ANRP - Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner

Carol J. Dove joined the DLC team in Spring 2015 as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in Adult Outpatient Medical Services. She has extensive experience working as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Iowa, Tennessee, Kansas, and across Florida.

Dove earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Michigan and later obtained her Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing at the University of South Florida. There, she also received her Post-Graduate Certificate in Gerontological Nursing.

In 1995, Dove worked as the Director of Psychiatric Services at the Hillsborough County Jail and in 2001 became the Director of Psychiatric Services at the student health center at the University of Tampa. In the past she has also worked as a university nursing and psychology professor and has taught DUI courses.

With 25 years of working experience, Dove is well versed in medication management, daily and individual counseling, psychotherapy, assessments within detoxification units, and more. Dove believes education is an integral part of her contact with patients.