Kathleen Tusaie PhD, PMHNP/CNS-BC

Kathleen Tusaie PhD, PMHNP/CNS-BC

Title: Professor, Nursing
Office: Mary Gladwin Hall 201B
Phone: 330/972-7561
Email: ktusaie@uakron.edu



PhD - University of Pittsburgh – 2001

MSN - University of Pittsburgh – 1985

BSN - Slippery Rock University - 1978 


Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Recent Publications


Kidd, L., Tusaie, K., Morgan, K., Preebe, L., & Garrett, M.(2015). Mindful teaching Practice: Lessons learned through a Hearing Voices simulation, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 36, 112-117.

Tusaie, K.R. (2014). The adolescent brain: Overview of recent research. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 28(4), 295-6.

Recent Presentations

Tusaie, K.R. (September 23,2014). Outcomes of MEDTAPP grant 2012-2014. Video
Medtapp Summitt, Columbus, Ohio

Tusaie, K. (March 22, 2013). Individual Differences in Adolescent Resilience after Trauma. Interdisciplinary Seminar: Families and Communities-Fostering Resilience in Youth Experiencing Traumatic Stress. The University of Akron, Law School/Families & Consumers.