Ryan Leslie is a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. In 2011, he completed his Bachelors in Nursing degree at UAMS in Little Rock and a Masters in Nursing degree at Walden University. He discovered his passion for mental health during nursing school and spent most of his career as a registered nurse working in various behavioral health settings. He honed his skills working in an outpatient behavioral health clinic where he saw patients of all ages and backgrounds.Born and raised in rural southeast Arkansas, he has a unique perspective on the mental health care needs of Arkansans and works passionately to deliver empathetic care to his patients. He loves the outdoors and spends most of his free time with his two boys.
Just because no one else can heal or do your inner work for you doesn't mean you can, should, or need to do it alone. -Lisa Olivera