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nurse practitioner , psychologist

Ann Katherine Carson, American psychologist, nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, nurse practitioner, California; licensed psychologist, California; certified public health nurse.


Carson, Ann Katherine was born on July 6, 1948 in San Diego, California, United States. Daughter of Merrel Arthur and Bette Lou (Roberts) Taylor.


Bachelor of science in nursing magna cum laude, San Diego State University, 1971. Master of Science, University Oregon, 1980. Minnesota, Oregon Health Science University, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, California School Professional Psychology, San Diego, 1990.


School nurse practitioner, San Diego City Schools, 1974-1977;school nurse practitioner, Eugene (Oregon) School District 4J, 1977-1980, 81-82;instructor, Oregon Health Sciences U., Portland, 1980-1981, 82-83;health services coordinator, Project IINTACT, San Diego, 1983-1986;clinical psychology intern, Halcyon Center, El Cajon, California, 1987-1988;clinical psychology intern, Professional Community Superior vena cava syndrome, El Cajon, 1988-1990, 90-91;clinical psychology intern, Home Start, San Diego, 1989-1990;psychological assistant, Kensington Psychology Association, San Diego, 1989-1990;lecturer, San Diego State University, 1983-1996;private practice, San Diego, since 1991.


  • Registered Nurse, nurse practitioner, California. Licensed psychologist, California. Certified public health nurse.


Volunteer therapist University California San Diego Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic, 1991. Instructor American Red Cross, San Diego, 1973-1974. Advisory committee Grossmont College Nursing Program, El Cajon, California, 1986-1991.

Member American Psychological Association, California Psychological Association (executive council), San Diego Psychological Association (board directors).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: watercolor, jewelry-making, poetry.


Married Michael Mather Carson, August 6, 1970 (divorced January 1974). Children: Ryan Michael, Sara Annual.

Merrel Arthur Taylor

Bette Lou (Roberts) Taylor

Michael Mather Carson

Ryan Michael Carson

Sara Annual Carson