Former AAPPN President
I am an ARNP, Advanced Registered Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Professionally, I have National Board Certification in Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Mental Health; I am licensed as an ARNP, Advanced Registered Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, in the States of Washington, Idaho and Oregon, and in good standing with all states. I maintain National Board Certification qualifications. I am in private practice. I am also a national Therapeutic Special Needs consultant, specializing in therapeutic and complex case assessment, case management, and complex case disposition and planning.
I have a 45-year career in child development, child and adolescent and young adult psychiatric differential diagnosis and treatment planning. I have sought extensive training in gender-specific child, adolescent and young adult mental health concerns and facilitate their access to care and treatment.