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Kathryn Summers Skinner, American nurse counselor, psychotherapist. Named Outstanding Alumna, University Tennessee College Nursing. Member American Nurses Association (certified adult psychiatric and mental health nursing, clinical nurse specialist), TNA (Membership Service award), Sigma Theta Tau (Nursing Achievement award Beta Theta chapter).

Background

Skinner, Kathryn Summers was born on February 8, 1935 in Sarasota, Florida, United States. Daughter of John W. and Irma M. (Tuttle) Summers.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Vanderbilt University, 1956. Master of Science, University Tennessee, Memphis, 1976.

Career

Psychiatric instructor, staff development, Methodist Hospitals, Memphis, 1978-1982;head nurse, Memphis Mental Health Institute, 1977-1978;nurse counselor, Methodist Hospitals, Memphis, since 1982.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (certified adult psychiatric and mental health nursing, clinical nurse specialist), TNA (Membership Service award), Sigma Theta Tau (Nursing Achievement award Beta Theta chapter).

Connections

Married Raymond Skinner, Junior, October 14, 1956. Children: Kathy, Tracy, Shannon, Meg.