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Mona Shattell

  • Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development; Professor, Nursing; Professor, Community Psychology
  • ​PhD, RN, FAAN       
  • School of Nursing; Psychology
  • (773) 325-4106
Specialization and Interests
  • Mental health of vulnerable populations
  • Qualitative research methods
Awards and Honors
  • Fellow, American Academy of Nursing
  • Outstanding Alumni Award, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, College of Nursing​
  • Spirit of Inquiry Award, DePaul University
DePaul Affiliations
  • Member, Women’s and Gender Studies Program Advisory Committee
  • Member, College of Science and Health Research and Faculty Development Committee
  • Member, Communicable Illness/Ebola Response Team
  • Member, DePaul/Rosalind Franklin University Research Grant Review Committee
  • Member, DePaul Health Initiatives Consortium
Professional Activities
  • Associate Editor, Issues in Mental Health Nursing
  • Associate Editor, Advances in Nursing Science
Select Publications
Hunter, L., Weber, T., Shattell, M., & Harris, B. (2015). Nursing students’ attitudes about psychiatric mental health nursing. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 36(1), 29-34.

Shattell, M., Harris, B., Beavers, J., Tomlinson, K., Prasek, L., Geevarghese, S., Emery, C., & Heyland, M. (2014). A recovery-oriented alternative to hospital emergency departments for persons in emotional distress: “The Living Room”. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 35(1), 4-12.

Shattell, M., & Chinn, P. (2014). Nursing silent on LGBTQ health: Rebel nurses provide hope. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 28(1), 76-77.

Shattell, M. (2014). Guest Editorial - Critical, participatory, ecological, and user-led: Nursing scholarship and knowledge development of the future. Advances in Nursing Science, 37(1), 3-4.

Jones, N., & Shattell, M. (2014). Beyond easy answers: Facing the entanglements of violence and psychosis. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 35, 809-811.

Shattell, M. (2014, November 21). Hope and engagement, not control and coercion, in psychiatric care. Huffington Post.

Shattell, M., Rusch, D., & Rana, A. (2014, April 2). How an interdisciplinary transmedia project can address mental illness stigma. Huffington Post.

Shattell, M. (2014, February 28). Let’s just be real. Let’s be ourselves. Huffington Post/TEDWeekends.