Dr. Beckett is a board certified Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner. As a specialist in geriatric psychiatry, he has performed over 10,000 telehealth psychiatric visits for nursing home residents throughout the US. He has been adjunct faculty at the University of South Carolina College of Nursing and guest lecturer in psychiatry at Azusa Pacific University, and, internationally, in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
Dr. Beckett is a reviewer for the Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and the Journal for Nurse Practitioners. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and American Nurses Association.
He earned his Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the Medical University of South Carolina College of Nursing in Charleston, South Carolina.