Karen L T Rye

Karen L T Rye, MSN, APRN

Clinical Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-3390

About Karen L T Rye

Karen Rye has been a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner since 2009. Her primary area of interest is psychopharmacology. She has practiced in community mental health outpatient clinics where she has developed a specific interest and expertise in the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. She has experience treating acute psychiatric disorders including, anxiety, mood disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder and psychoses or schizophrenia. She has been a Clinical Assistant Professor at UF College of Nursing since 2014 and provides mental health care for the patients at Archer Family Health Care and clinical education for UF nurse practitioner students.  She also practices part-time at the University of Florida Student Health Care Center in psychiatry.

Board Certifications

  • Adult Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    American Nurses Credentialing Center

Clinical Profile

  • Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
Areas of Interest
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Cyclothymic disorder
  • Depression – overview
  • Depression – resources
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Personality disorders
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia


Other Program – Psychiatry
2008 · University of Florida
Masters of Science in Nursing
1987 · Northwestern State University

Contact Details

(352) 273-3390