College of Health Sciences
Dr. Karalee LaBreche received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Minnesota in 2007. She currently works as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) at the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center through Hennepin County Medical Center until 1/8/2019, then returning to full-time inpatient psychiatric service at Allina Health – Abbott Northwestern Hospital and PrairieCare Medical Group outpatient clinic in Woodbury. Dr. LaBreche began as a part-time clinical faculty member at Walden in the School of Nursing in May 2018. Professionally, Dr. LaBreche has community, hospital, and forensic experience in mental health care with adolescents and adults over the last 25 years. Currently, she is certified as Adult Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Adult Psych Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist through American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has her RN, PHN, and APRN (both CNP and CNS) licenses through the State Of Minnesota.