Lleva began her career in healthcare in 2013 and obtained her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing from Grand Canyon University in 2014. She has worked in various areas such as home health, acute care, and in legal settings. She worked for Dignity Health for over nine years, where she spent 5 years working in the neurological telemetry department at Chandler Regional Medical Center. Afterwards she proceeded to work in the emergency department where she became a certified trauma nurse and also learned to care for patients with emergent psychiatric needs. In 2019 she was recognized by her patients and peers and was awarded the Daisy Award.
Lleva received her Masters Degree in Nursing as a Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner from Walden University in 2022. She thoroughly enjoyed her clinical rotations in various mental health facilities including here at American Medical Associates. Lleva gained valuable experience working as an intern with adults and children 3 years and up after completing her program. She has experience working with a variety of neurodevelopmental disorders, trauma, anxiety, bipolar, depression, and psychedelic treatments. She is passionate about mental health and ensuring patients voices are heard. She is an active member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and American Nurses Association.
Lleva is an Arizona native who loves to spend time with family and friends. She enjoys outdoor excursions and has interests in arts and crafts, drawing, painting, baking, gaming, and traveling.