College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Dr. Clark has experience with acute medical-surgical nursing, pediatrics, community health, parish nursing, and hospice nursing. She has taught MSN students for Walden University since 2005 and she has been a teacher of nurses since 1997. Dr. Clark is very active with professional organizations including American Holistic Nurses Association and American Cannabis Nurses Association. She has published over 30 articles in peer reviewed journals, and she has a passion for caring-holistic approaches to nursing education. She is the editor of the forthcoming Clark's Cannabis: A Handbook for Nurses (2021) published by Wolter's Kuhlwer.
NURS 6331 - Teaching-Learning Strategies and Technology
NURS 6321 - Curriculum Development, Assessment, and Evaluation
PhD, California Institute of Integral Studies
MSN, California State University, dominguez Hills
BSN, Excelsior College
AS, Rio Hondo College
Advanced Holistic Nurse, Board Certified, American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Center
American Cannabis Nurses Association, President
American Holistic Nurses Association , Committee Member
American Nurses Association, Maine, Chair
Awards / Honors
American Holistic Nurses Association Excellence in Holistic Education Award, American Holistic Nurses Association, 2013
Sister Consuela White Spirit of Nursing Award, American Nurses Association, Maine, 2015
Jean Watson Scholarship, International Human Caring Conference, 2003
Graduate Nursing Student of the Year, CSUDH, 2001
Carrie Lenburg Award, Excelsior College, for outstanding graduate committed to excellence in nursing education, Excelsior College, 2011
Clark, C. S. (2018). Medical cannabis: The oncology nurse’s role in patient education about the effects of marijuana on cancer palliation. . Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing .
Clark, C. S. (2013). An integral nursing education experience: Outcomes from a BSN Reiki course. . Holistic Nursing Practice.
Clark, C. S. (2016). Watson’s Human Caring Theory: Pertinent transpersonal and humanities concepts for educators. . Humanities in Health Professions Education and Practice.
Clark, C. S. (2013). Resistance to change in the nursing profession: Creative transdisciplinary solution processes. . Creative Nursing .
Clark, C. S. (2018). Cannabis and the Holistic Nurse's Role. American Holistic Nurses Association .
Clark, C. S. (2017). Medical Marijuana: It’s Not How High, But How Far We Can Go. . Oncology Nursing Society.
Clark, C. S. (2018). Teaching caring and authentic presence in online-hybrid nursing education. . Rutgers University.