Brenda Hamel-Bissell, Ed.D., MS

Professor of Nursing

Brenda Hamel-Bissell

Office: 224 Rowell
Phone: (802) 656-3399

Dr. Brenda Hamel-Bissell is a clinical specialist in psychiatric-mental health nursing who focuses on psychotherapy modes of care. She has additional treatment abilities in Reiki, meditation/relaxation, aromatherapy, magnified healing, and hypnotherapy. She has created and taught undergraduate and graduate nursing courses in nursing research, psychiatric nursing theory and practice, family theory, advanced qualitative nursing research methods, and issues in women's health.


Ed.D., Boston University, Humanistic Education & Behavioral Studies, 1981
M.S., Boston University, Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, 1974

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