Worked on pediatric unit from 1971 to 1984. From 1984 to 2006, worked substance abuse unit, adult in-patient psych and became educator for all behavioral health units. In 2006, became Director and Educator of Eating Disorders Unit as well as Psych Resource Nurse for Research Medical Center. Crisis Prevention Institute Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Certified Instructor for past 5 years.
Personal: love cats, KC Chiefs, tennis, music-especially Celtic and Folk, and playing mountain dulcimer, Bodhran, autoharp and other folk instruments. I collect dolls, glassware and make jewelry. Born and raised in Kansas City, MO.