Lois M. Platt, MS, PMHNP-BC, LCPC

  • Clinical Instructor

I work as a psychiatric nurse practitioner at UIC Mile Square Health Center providing psychiatric diagnosis, therapy and medication to our patients. My area of expertise is peripartum mental illness. In my role as clinical instructor I teach graduate and undergraduate nursing students.

Current Area of Teaching

I teach psychiatric and mental health nursing to graduate and undergraduate nursing students at the College of Nursing.

Selected Honors & Awards
  • NINR pre-doctoral fellowship (1991-95)
  • USPHS award 1976-77
Selected Publications

Snyder, M. & Platt, L. (2013). Substance use and brain reward mechanisms in older adults. J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 51(7)15-20