Associate Professor

Education / Degrees

  • D.N.S., Florida Atlantic University,
  • M.S., Florida Atlantic University,
  • B.S., University of Southern Maine,
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2019 Sections

    • NURS-9003 (Prin of Qual Inq Design & Meth) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E03
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E10

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E12

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E13

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E01
    • NURS-9003 (Prin of Qual Inq Design & Meth) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E08

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E03
    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E02
    • NURS-6900 (Scholarly Writing) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E08
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E06

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E09

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E03
    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E01
    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E12
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E10
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E17

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E03
    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E01
    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E11
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E19

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E05
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E09

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E02
    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E04
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E12

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E01
    • NURS-6101 (Theoretical Found of Nurs Sci) Section: E02
    • NURS-6109 (Info,Tech & Hltcare Outcomes) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E15
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E06

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • NURS-9014 (Directed Readings) Section: E01
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E07

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E01
    • NURS-6104 (Sch Inq & Data Analy in Nurs) Section: E02
    • NURS-6109 (Info,Tech & Hltcare Outcomes) Section: E02
    • NURS-9015 (Dissertation) Section: E06
  • Other Information

    Areas of Expertise or Professional Interests

    Complementary therapies including Interactive Guided Imagery and Reiki
    Caring theory, caring groups and caring for self for health care professionals
    Holistic Nursing
    Qualitative research
    Hospice Care
    Online Nursing Education

    Professional Memberships and Certifications

    1998-Present        New England Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association

    2000-Present        American Holistic Nurses Association

    2000-Present        Sigma Theta Tau International

    2000-2015             International Association for Human Caring Board - Member 2006-2007

    2001-Present        American Nurses Association

    2012-Present        National League for Nursing

    Personal Interests

    Cooking, Family and Friends, Pets, Plants and Travel

    The most unique thing about our programs is

    The Caring philosophy, an excellent online program and Caring groups for students at every level of their education.

    Licensure and Certifications

    2012-Present     Georgia RN222867 eNLC

    2016-Present     Illinois RN041.442528

    2017-Present     Alabama 1-164323               

    2015-Present     Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)

    2009-Present     Board Certified Advanced Holistic Nurse (AHN-BC)

    2000-Present     BLS for Healthcare Providers

    2014-Present     Certified Quality Matters Reviewer

    2012-Present     Certified UWG Online Course Instructor

    2006-2008          Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Clinical Research Certificate, University of Virginia