Emotional Wellness: From Heart Failure Diagnosis to Transplant and Beyond
On this episode, we explore mental healthcare and emotional wellness as a part of treatment from the diagnosis of heart failure to the point of transplant and beyond. We hear from patient and transplant recipient Brooke Homier on how she found support throughout her journey, as well as learn about common questions, resources, and more from Homier’s nurse practitioner Laura Peters, DNP, FNP-C, and heart transplant psychologist Tyler Branagan, PhD.
Host: Laura Poko, Director of Marketing and Communications - Heart Failure Society of America
Tyler Branagan, PhD, Heart Transplant Psychologist at the University of Colorado Transplant Center
Brooke Homier, heart transplant recipient
Laura Peters, DNP, FNP-C, Nurse Practitioner in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant at the University of Colorado Transplant Center