" My lifelong career in nursing and healthcare leadership compels me to support people at their end of life and support nurses in these demanding times through Healing Circles Global Healthcare. "
RN, DNP, Death Doula, Caritas Coach, Author
Pat is a former nurse leader, from the bedside to a chief nursing officer, from community hospitals to national corporate healthcare organizations. She grew up in Oklahoma, and has lived and worked in Oklahoma, Ohio, Colorado and California.
EDUCATION and CERTIFICATIONS
BA in Anthropology and BS in Nursing, University of Oklahoma;
MSN in Nursing Administration, University of San Diego;
DNP, Doctorate of Nursing Practice, University of Colorado.
Caritas Coach – 2017, Watson Caring Science Institute
End of Life Coach & Doula – 2020, Conscious Dying Institute
Pat is a life-partner, mother and grandmother living in Temecula, California, just outside of San Diego, celebrating time in nature surrounded by hills and mountains, and keeping up with their energetic 8-year-old puppy, Atticus.