Barbara Reed Nurse Practitioner

Barbara Reed, N.P.

MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Legacy West Office

I love treating and educating patients so they can build mental and physical awareness. Building these skills is an essential step towards improving your mental health."

About Barbara Reed

A native Tennessean, Barbara was born in a small town called Dyer in West Tennessee. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse before joining the Naval Reserves. She served for 11 years in the United States Naval Reserves as a Hospital Corpsman Petty Officer 2nd Class.

After serving, Barbara graduated from Memphis State University with a bachelor's degree in Human and Environmental Science and a minor in Marketing. She obtained an associate degree in Nursing and entered Saint Louis University's RN to MSN program. She graduated from Saint Louis University with a Masters of Science in Nursing.

One of the most dedicated psychiatric providers in Collin County

Shaking hands with provider

After graduating with her master's, she worked as a staff Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at a psychiatric hospital in Memphis. Over the next several years, she gained a great deal of experience treating adults and older adults and continued her education through research at Washington University in St. Louis.

She is trained in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Veal Nerve Stimulation. She loves working with her patients to help educate them on the importance of building mental and physical skills to help them improve their mental health.

We are excited that Barbara is joining the Smart Health & Wellness Team.

Shaking hands with provider

After graduating with her master's, she worked as a staff Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at a psychiatric hospital in St. Louis. Over the next several years, she gained a great deal of experience treating adults and older adults and continued her education through research at Washington University in St. Louis.

She is trained in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Vagal Nerve Stimulation. She loves working with her patients to help educate them on the importance of building mental and physical skills to help them improve their mental health.

We are excited that Barbara is joining the Smart Health & Wellness Team.

About Barbara Reed, N.P.

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human and Environmental Sciences from Memphis State University
  • Master of Science in Nursing from Saint Louis University

Ages Seen

  • Ages 16+

Insurances Accepted

  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield HMO
  • United Health
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • Medicare