Stephen VanSlyke

Teaching Professor

Nursing, Faculty of

MacLaggan Hall 155

1 506 458 7010


  • Diploma in University Teaching, UNB (2004)
  • Masters in Nursing, UNB (2002)
  • Diploma in Administration, UNB (1995)
  • Bachelor of Nursing, UNB (1987)

Areas of interest

  • Mental health nursing (chronic and persistent MI/DBT)
  • Nurse-client helping relationships
  • Family nursing


  • Clinical teaching: N2155, N2063, N4123 (Instructor on 2SE)
  • Clinical supervision: N4152, N4813
  • Classroom teaching: N3031 Helping Relationships (classes and labs), N4111 Families with Multiple Challenges

Research, grants and publications

Limandri, B., Boyd, M., & VanSlyke, S. (2008). Personality and impulse-control disorders. In W. Austin (Ed.), Psychiatric nursing for Canadian practice (Chapter 24). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

VanSlyke, S. (2002). The definition and attributes of patient satisfaction with mental health services. Unpublished master’s thesis, University of New Brunswick.

Professional practice, committees and volunteer work

  • Faculty of Nursing Library Committee (BN Program representative)
  • UNB Senate Technology Services Committee
  • Various community activities (coaching, canvassing, church involvement, etc.)