Lauren Thacker
Lauren Thacker
Cerebral Prescriber
ABOUT Lauren Thacker

Lauren Thacker is a board certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from Kentucky. She started out her career working as a telemetry technician in a hospital setting. Lauren then went on to complete her Registered Nursing Degree and worked in intensive care and burn units in several hospitals. She then went on to receive a Master of Science in Nursing, specializing in psychiatry where she currently serves the mental health needs of her community. She has worked in many diverse areas including Cardiology, Critical Care, Burn Units, Informatics, Education and Psychiatry. Her training experiences in various areas including very rural areas with limited access to health care have ignited a passion to provide access to affordable, quality mental health care no matter the stigma or judgement provided. In her free time, you can find her in with her four dogs and two bunnies, having family get togethers, eating Mexican food, or enjoying lake life.

When there is no rain, there can be no flowers - Unknown

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National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
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Crisis Text Line:
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