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Millene Freeman Murphy

Millene Freeman Murphy, psychiatric rehabilitation nurse, business executive. Advanced practice Registered Nurse.


  • Murphy, Millene Freeman was born on February 3, 1941 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Eson Milton and Maurine (Dustin) Freeman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, Brigham Young University, 1963. Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing, University Utah, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Neuropsychology, Brigham Young University, 1982.


    • Nurses aid Latter Day Saints Hospital, Idaho Falls, Idaho, 1959-1962. Public health nurse Salt Lake City Health Department, 1963-1964. Staff nurse Latter Day Saints Hospital, Salt Lake City, 1964-1968.

      Instructor nursing Brigham Young University, Provo, 1965-1967, assistant professor, 1970-1983. Associate professor, director nursing SEMO University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, 1983-1985. Associate professor Brigham Young University, 1985-1996, professor emeritus, 1996.

      Founder, president Wellness Consultation and Education Inc., Richfield, Utah, 1992-2000. President Psychiatric Rehabilitation Nurses Inc., Nine Mile Falls, Washington. Co-founder Three R's Wellness Program for psychiatric rehabilitation.

      Founder, administrator Adelaide's House, Richfield, 1997-2000. Founder, president Wellness Recovery Center, Inc., since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Advanced practice Registered Nurse.


    • Author: (with others) How to Enter the World of Psychosis, 1994, Recovering from Psychosis. A Wellness Approach, 1996, My Symptom Management Workbook: A Wellness Expedition, 1996, Be Smart: A Wellness Approach to Trauma Recovery workbook, 1999, Be Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology: TRAUMA Recovery Education Manual.


    Human beings can become like gods. However, this doesn't mean that human beings can grow to replace God. Nor do human beings become equal to God.

    Humans can become one with God by becoming part of God - they remain separate beings, but take on the attributes of God.


    Coach OREM and Payson Youth Soccer Program, 1987-1993. Member Sevier County Planning Committee, Utah Coalition for Aging and Mental Health. Member American Nurses Association, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, Utah Psycho-Social Nursing Organization (president, chair 1988-1992), Utah Council Psychiatric Nurses (president 1997-2000), International Association of Psychiatric Nurses, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Theta Tau, Sigma Xi.



    Family history, genealogy, travel.


    • Married Stanley Dee Murphy, August 24, 1962. Children: Madison Dee, D'Lene, Eric Daniel, Aaron Milton, William Stanley, Sarah Anne, Nona Reen.
    • father: Eson Milton Freeman
    • mother: Maurine (Dustin) Freeman
    • spouse: Stanley Dee Murphy
    • children: Madison Dee Murphy
    • D'Lene Murphy
    • Eric Daniel Murphy
    • Aaron Milton Murphy
    • William Stanley Murphy
    • Sarah Anne Murphy
    • Nona Reen Murphy
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    Born February 3, 1941
    Died May 4, 2001
    (aged 60)