Deven Jennings, DNP PMHNP-BC
Associate Medical Director, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Dr. Deven Jennings (he/they) earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice with an emphasis in Psychiatric-Mental Health in May of 2021. He has worked in mental health for the past 5 years in both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services. Dr. Jennings graduated from Brigham Young University in April 2016 and joined Huntsman Mental Health Institute (formerly University Neuropsychiatric Institute) on the geriatric and medical psychiatric unit in inpatient services. He worked for 2 years as a charge nurse before returning to graduate school to earn his DNP. While in school, Dr. Jennings worked as a graduate assistant and outpatient psychiatric nurse with the College of Nursing at the University of Utah. Dr. Jennings is dedicated to providing evidence-based care for those with psychiatric and behavioral health concerns. Dr. Jennings is also passionate about providing LGBTQIA+ affirming psychiatric services to clients in our community. Dr. Jennings believes in holistic approaches to mental health, including addressing mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual elements on mental health care. He is also enthusiastic about providing cutting-edge treatment options to clients, including ketamine and TMS. When he is not working, Dr. Jennings enjoys spending time with his family, reading Harry Potter on repeat, swimming, and eating Italian food.