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Donna Mccarten White, American clinical coordinator. Certified in chemical dependency nursing, addictions nurse, alcoholism counselor, drug abuse counselor.

Background

White, Donna Mccarten was born on January 22, 1951 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Edward J. and Arlene (O'Neill) McCarten.

Education

Diploma, Boston City Hospital, 1971. Bachelor of science in nursing magna cum laude, Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts, 1985. MSN, University Massachusetts, Boston, 1992.

Career

Head nurse, Boston City Hospital, 1971-1975;supervisor, Brockton (Massachusetts) Hospital, 1975-1979;supervisor, Boston Alcohol Detoxification Project, 1980-1982;staff nurse, NORCAP Detoxification Unit, 1982-1984;staff nurse, NORCAP Lodge, 1984-1986;educator, NORCAP Chemical Dependency Units, 1986-1991;coordinator STAT program for impaired healthcare professionals, Pembroke (Massachusetts) Hospital, since 1991. Facilitator workshops in field.

Membership

Member Society Nursing Professionals, Massachusetts Nurses Association, Massachusetts Association and Society for Health and Education Training, Massachusetts Mental Health Nursing Association, National Consortium Chemical Dependency Nurses, National Nurses Society on Addictions, Massachusetts Committee for Voluntary Certified Alcoholism Counselors, Boston City Hospital Alumni Association, Sigma Theta Tau (Staff Development award 1992, Leadership in Action awrd 1992).

Connections

Married Kevin B. White, August 4, 1972. Children: Natalie, Vanessa, Mary Katherine.