Sarah Carpenter, MSN, PMHNP

Assistant in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Sarah Carpenter joined the department as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in 2018. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Religion and the Arts and Minor in Photography from Belmont University and her Master’s of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. At VUSN, she was honored to serve as a Cal Turner Fellow for Moral Leadership in the Professions and was awarded the Amy Francis Brown Award for Excellence in Writing. She currently works in Transplant Psychiatry. In 2020, she added on a new role as a Clinical Instructor at VUSN. Prior to her nursing career, Sarah was an avid photographer and has research interest in the expressive therapies, mindfulness, and meaning making.