Extensive experience in the practice of nursing , including 18 years as a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Adult Mental Health Nursing . Expertise in the assessment, diagnosis , treatment planning , and interventions for adult with mental illness. Expertise in the development of treatment interventions in close collaboration with inter professional team members. Extensive experience in teaching adults and their families and friends about major illnesses (including mental and medical), and how to meet the client's unmet needs and participate in his/her recovery.
Experienced as an Adult Learning Specialist . Masters prepared in Adult Education. Experienced as an instructor of nursing students, both at St Joseph's College, Standish , Maine, and an instructor and curriculum development faculty in the Associate nursing degree program, at Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Maine.
University of Vermont , Burlington,Vermont
University of Southern Maine , Gorham , Maine
University of Southern Maine ,Portland , Maine
Post Graduate Certification as Psychiatric Clinical Specialist in Adult Mental Health
University of Southern Maine , Portland , Maine
Board Certifications and Licenses
Registered nurse license, Maine . Board certification by American Nurses Association through 2020.
Post graduate certification as Psychiatric Clinical Specialist 11/2000
University of Southern Maine
Part time Private Practice