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Carol Johnston, American Mental health nurse, psychotherapist. Registered Nurse, Maryland.; certified clinical specialist; certified psychotherapist, Maryland.

Background

Johnston, Carol was born on November 29, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Armas Fabian and Effie Jane (Smith) Kyllonen.

Education

Associate of Arts, Catonsville (Maryland) Community College, 1986. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Maryland, Catonsville, 1990. Master of Science, University Maryland, Baltimore, 1992.

Career

Volunteer neurotrauma nurse, Shock Trauma (MIEMSS), Baltimore, 1985-1986;medical-surgical and hospice nurse, Church Hospital, Baltimore, 1986-1988;psychiatric charge nurse, Springfield Hospital Center, Sykesville, Maryland., 1987-1992;adjunct faculty, Catonsville Community College, 1992;managed care clinician, Green Spring Mental Health, Columbia, Maryland., since 1991;psychiatric consultant, Glass Mental Health, Reisterstown, Maryland., since 1991;clinical nurse specialist, Clifton T. Perkins Hospital, Jessup, Maryland., since 1993;associate faculty, U. Maryland., Baltimore, since 1994. Lecturer and presenter in field.

Membership

Secretary Carroll County Mental Health Association, Sykesville, 1990-1991, president, since 1991. Member American Nurses Association, Maryland Nurses Association, Center for Ethics and Human Rights, Maryland Society Clinical Nurse Specialists, Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse Association Maryland, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, aerobics, horseback riding.

Connections

Married Joseph Stephen Johnston. Children: Joseph Stephen, Erikka Kyllonen.