Adrienne Friedly, APRN
Adrienne received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Arkansas, Fayettville in 2006 and completed her Masters of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2009 at the University of Central Arkansas. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Prior to pain management, she worked in family practice, long term care, urgent care, employee health and correctional medicine. She emphasizes healthy living and improving mobility to achieve a higher quality of life. Adrienne is an Arkansas native and enjoys the outdoors, boating and water sports.
Venecia M. Johnson, ACNP-AG, BC
Venecia began her career by devoting ten years of service as a medic in the United States Air Force and Air National Guard. She later received her undergraduate in nursing and graduate degrees in acute care in adults and geriatrics as well as in nursing education from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences of College of Nursing. She is an active member of the nursing honors society Sigma Theta Tau and she is also a member of American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
Rebecca Foster, PA
Rebecca Foster is a life-long resident of Arkansas. She graduated UALR in 2008 with B.S. in Biology. She went on to earn her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies at Alderson Broaddus College of West Virginia in 2012. She has over 7 years combined medical experience with last almost 4 years being in pain management as a PA. She is certified by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and licensed by Arkansas State Medical Board. She is member of American Academy of Physician Assistants. She joined PTCOA in April 2016. She is married and has a beautiful daughter. She loves time spent with family and friends and enjoys fishing, swimming, and other outdoor activities.
Honey Hull, APRN
Honey Hull earned her Master of Science in Nursing from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock. She joined Pain Treatment Centers of America in January 2017 as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN). Prior to that, she worked 10 years at UAMS as a Registered Nurse. She spent the past few years working at the bedside on a hematology/oncology unit. There she saw how pain effects many aspects of patients’ lives and now applies that knowledge as an APRN here. She is certified through and a member of American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Arkansas Nurse Practitioner Association, and American/Arkansas Nurses Association. She has lived in Arkansas for over 20 years. She enjoys riding with her husband in their Jeep on mountain trails across the country, exercising with cardio and weight lifting workouts, hiking, attending plays at theatres, visiting art galleries, and spending quality time with her husband, step-daughter, and family.
Kayla Ingram-Smith, APRN
Kayla joined Pain Treatment Centers of America as an Adult Gerontology Acute Nurse Practitioner. She received her degree from Walden University in 2016. She received her undergraduate from Southern Arkansas University in 2004. Her experience includes critical care, emergency medicine, and cardiology. She is married and a mom of two daughters and one son. She enjoys reading and spending time with her family.
Jaclyn Cooper, APRN
Jaclyn is a native of Hot Springs, Arkansas. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Henderson State University where she graduated with Honors in 2003. She was an active member of Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority, on the Henderson cheer team, and President of her Nursing class. After graduation, she worked as a Registered Nurse for 3 years in Radiation Oncology before furthering her education by becoming a Nurse Practitioner. In 2009, she graduated with Honors from the University of South Alabama where she received her Masters of Science in Nursing specializing in Family Practice Medicine. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Nursing Society and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Jaclyn attends New Life Church, enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. She is happily married and stays busy with her three young daughters.
Kristy Thompson, APRN
Kristy Thompson APRN has been a family nurse practitioner for 4 years. She received her undergraduate from Austin Peay State University in 2008. She worked as an ICU nurse for 4 years and then decided to further her education and received her master of science in nursing from the University of Cincinnati. She is board certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She worked at University of Louisville Hospital MICU for 2 years and the moved back home to Little Rock, Arkansas and worked for CHI St Vincent MICU for another 2.5 years. After obtaining her APRN license she began working at CHI St Vincent acute care walk-in clinic for the last 2 years. After this she began at Arkansas Spine and Pain where she worked caring for pain patients. She has been married for 13 years, and has one son who is 8 years old. Together they enjoy bike riding, and watching the Arkansas Razorback games.