Faculty Bio

BrigitteHaagenNursing

Brigitte Haagen, Ph.D., RN


Associate Professor of Nursing

Coordinator, NUR 422 Psychiatric Nursing

Education

  • BSN, Nursing, Florida State University
  • MSN, Adult Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Boston University
  • Ph.D., Nursing Science, Widener University

Courses

  • Nursing Concepts and Practice: Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

Research Interests

  • Psychiatric Illness
  • Stigma
  • Alternative Heath Modalities

Recent Publications

  • Haagen, B, (2011) Insulin omission: A troubling trend among adolescent girls; Journal of Psychosocial Nursing.
  • Ruth-Sahd, L.A., Schneider, M., & Haagen, B. (2010). Diabulimia: What it is and how to recognize it in critical care. Critical Care Nursing.
  • Haagen, B. (2009) Using journaling to decrease caregiver stress. In "American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Family Caregiving." Bucher, J. Ed. New York. McGraw-Hill.

Recent Presentations

  • Brain Power: Practical Ways to Enhance Your Memory, presentation at WellSpan Health Spring Fling: WellWomen, 2011.

Service

  • Review panel for the Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health.