Position at CCPH: Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
Year joined UMass: 2009
Clinical Interests: Patient centered, strength based and collaborative psychiatric practice. Mind-Body Connection, Trauma-informed and Recovery-oriented mental health care
Education: Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing, Yale University; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Northeastern University
Professional Experience: Over 20 years experience as a provider and manager in psychiatric out-patient, inpatient and emergency settings in Boston and Western, Massachusetts. Experience in College Mental Health since 2006. Advisor for UMass Amherst Active Minds Chapter
Certifications/Licenses: ANCC Board Certification as Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing.
Memberships: American Psychiatric Nurses Association
More about me: When I am not working, I enjoy being outdoors; hiking and bicycling.