Patsy R. Smith

June, 2006

Poster Presentation, June 26, 2005, Association of Black Nursing Faculty. Biloxi, MS. Development of an Instrument to Assess Attitudes about Depression in Older African Americans.

Received the Young Researcher Award from the Association of Black Nursing Faculty, Inc. for her outstanding record of conducting research addressing the health care needs of African American clients during their 19 th Annual Meeting & Scientific Conference, June 17, 2006, in St. Thomas , VI.

September, 2005

Podium Presentation, September 23, 2005, Oklahoma City University, Kramer School of Nursing. Oklahoma City, OK. "Caring Across Cultures: A Conference on Multicultural Health Care." Developing Culturally Competent Care - An African American Perspective.

Book Reviews (3) geropsychiatric nursing:

  • >> Haight, B., & Gibson, F. (Eds.). (2005). Burnside's Working with Older Adults: Group Process and Techniques (4th ed.). Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
    >> Melillo, K. D., & Houde, S. C. (Eds.). (2005). Geropsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
    >> Murray, B., & Fortinberry, A. (2004). Creating Optimism: A proven, 7-step program for overcoming depression. New York: McGraw-Hill.

April, 2005

Poster Presentation, April 21, 2005, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX. Measurement of Attitudes about Depression and Depression Care.