Dr. Manning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Known just as A. or Dr. A was already a practicing Nurse Practitioner when she received care of her niece, at the time around 6 weeks old and permanently at 18 months. She had a very aggressive form of asthma, with recurrent bouts of pneumonia and eczema.
Amber, who was already interested in holistic care, became obsessed with the science of activating ones own healing mechanisms to help reverse and stop disease. Through a shift in diet, attention to mindfulness, reducing the body's stress responses, increasing movement and fitness, and optimizing sleep, she was able to reverse her illnesses and now asthma-free and can run a 9.5 min mile at 8-years old.
Integrative and Functional Medicine Practice
Affinity Wellness Consultants established initially as Wellness Home Visits, it morphed into the functional medicine + integrative practice it is today. The practice offers memberships, Case review Consults, Group detox programs, 1:1 support, as well as Medical business consulting services, practice oversight, and a published a journal.
Doctorate of Nursing Practice, DNP
Graduating Magna Cum Laude, Dr. Manning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C completed her Doctorate at Chatham University in beautiful Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her original research titled, Educational Program to Improve Provider Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behavior in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Self-Disclosure was published in 2017. She spent 500+ clinic hours at a psychiatric and mental health practice further sharpening her assessment, evaluation, and treatment experience.
Master of Science, MSN
Concentration as Family Nurse Practitioner
The University of Delaware hosted Dr. Manning, DNP, APRN, FNP-C in obtaining her MSN with concentration as a Family Nurse Practitioner. After graduating and passing her board certification, she worked in specialty settings such as urgent care, emergency room, palliative care, family practice, and is an assistant adjunct faculty at Wilmington University.
2008, 2005, 2002
Bachelor of Science, BSN
Associates Degree Nursing, RN
Licensed Practical Nurse, LPN
Delaware Technical College
By first obtaining a diploma as licensed practical nurse (LPN) at age 17, she went on to obtain her RN degree, and her BSN, all while working full time as a staff nurse with the Oncology inpatient and outpatient population.