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Norma Katherine Norris Willhoit Edit Profile

Norma Katherine Norris Willhoit, American mental health nurse. Registered Nurse, North Carolina; certified psychiatric/mental health generalist. Member American Nurses Association, National Association Counseling and Development, North Carolina Association Counseling and Development, North Carolina Nurses Association (president district 11 1988-1990, psychiatric-mental health council chairman since 1989), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Willhoit, Norma Katherine Norris was born on December 28, 1935 in Jefferson City, Missouri, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, William Jewell College, 1971. Bachelor of science in nursing, North Carolina Center University, 1982. Master of Arts in Counseling, North Carolina Center University, 1984.

Career

Clerk, admissions officer emergency room, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1969-1971;supervisor ward section, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1971-1972;secretary, Manpower, Inc., Durham, North Carolina, 1972-1975;phlebotomist, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1978-1981;professional nursing assistant recovery room, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1981-1982;secretary IV, Department Surgical U. North Carolina, 1975-1978;nurse intern, staff nurse, VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1982-1987;assistant director, Hillhaven Convalescent Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1987;staff nurse, Nursefinders, Inc., Durham, North Carolina, since 1987.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, National Association Counseling and Development, North Carolina Association Counseling and Development, North Carolina Nurses Association (president district 11 1988-1990, psychiatric-mental health council chairman since 1989), Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, travel, writing, meditation, swimming.

Connections

Married Donald G. Willhoit, June 10, 1956. Children: Mark, Valerie, Lynne, Melissa.