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Catherine Johnson

Catherine Johnson, Professor
Wilson Hall 216
cjohnson@westfield.ma.edu
(413) 572-8413

 

Westfield State University Committee
Honor’s Advisory

Nursing Committees
Co-chair Curriculum Committee
Member of Technology, Simulation, and Innovation Committee
Chair, Program Evaluation Committee

Presentation

  • Podium presentation: Sigma Theta Tau International/National League of Nursing’s Nursing Education and Research Conference. “The Effect of Diffused Aromatherapy on Cognitive Test Anxiety among Baccalaureate Nursing Students.” April, 2014.
  • Poster presentation: 22nd Annual Conference for Nurse Educators: Partners in Developing Tomorrow’s Nurse. “The Effect of Diffused Aromatherapy on Cognitive Test Anxiety among Baccalaureate Nursing Students.” May, 2014.
  • Podium presentation: 2014 American Holistic Nurses Association 34th Annual Conference. “The Effect of Diffused Aromatherapy on Cognitive Test Anxiety among Baccalaureate Nursing Students.” June, 2014.

Publication

Published article: “Effect of Diffused Aromatherapy on Cognitive Test Anxiety among Nursing Students.” Alternative and Complementary Therapies Journal April, 2014.

Professional Membership

  • MNA/ANA
  • MAPHN
  • Member of the MA Action Coalition Faculty Project Team

Other Distinctions

  • Registered Nurse; Specialty: Community Health, Public Health, Adult Health,/Older Adult Health, NCLEX preparation
  • Submitted new inter-professional elective course NURS03XX: Methods in Complementary & Integrative Health Therapies
  • Application approved to attend the Gerontology institute for the summer 2015
  • Board Certified through American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): Advanced Public Health Nursing

Certification:

  • Basic Life Support CPR Instructor
  • Practice: Southwick Public Health Nurse

Courses

  • NURS0200 Health Assessment & promotion (Theory, Lab)
  • NURS0310 Community Health Nursing (Theory & Clinical)
  • NURS0360 Preparation for Professional Licensure (Theory)