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Ryan Manwaring, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Ryan Manwaring

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Nursing 
Idaho State University
1311 E. Central Drive
Meridian, ID 83642

Office: Meridian - 847N
Phone: 208-373-1750

  • B.S. in Nursing, Brigham Young University
  • DNP in Psychiatric/Mental Health, University of Utah


Research Interests

  • Poly-pharmacy in mental health
  • Mental health in children and adolescents


Ryan Manwaring is a Clinical Assistant Professor in both the School of Nursing and Clinical Psychopharmacology Program.  He has worked in various inpatient and outpatient mental health settings for children and adults since 2012.  During his doctoral program, he received a scholarship through the Veterans Affairs Nursing Academic Partnership which included training through the Salt Lake VA homeless program.  In 2020, Dr. Manwaring completed a fellowship with the Utah Regional Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (URLEND).  
He provides counseling and medication management for children and adults via teleconferencing at where he has dedicated his career to helping individuals recover from depression, anxiety, mood disorders, and insomnia through leveraging neuroplasticity of the human mind.  He is a consultant for medical legal cases and a passionate guest lecturer on empowering communities through understanding brain development.  

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