BSN, Kearney State College
MSN, University of Nebraska Medical Center
PhD, University of Northern Colorado
Dr. Johnson has been at Nebraska Methodist College since 2003. Her area of expertise is maternal/newborn nursing with experience as a staff nurse, Clinical Nurse Specialist and nurse educator.
Whose Labor is this? Empowering Women to Take Control of their Birthing Process; AWHONN National Conference, Seattle, WA 2000; and Nebraska State AWHONN conference, Lincoln, NE 2000
Sharing our Knowledge: Advancing Nursing Knowledge through Storytelling; National Nurses in Staff Development Organization; National Conference, Orlando, FL 2001
Enhancing Understanding of Postpartum Depression Using Carper's Aesthetic Pattern of Knowing; International Nurse Educators Conference; Breckenridge, CO, 2006
A Comparison of Levels of Empowerment and Clinical Decision-Making in Senior Bachelor of Science Nursing Students Enrolled in a Curriculum Based on a Caring Nurse Theorist and a Curriculum Not Based on a Caring Nurse Theorist, Abstract accepted for poster presentation at Annual Nurse Educators Conference, Breckenridge, CO, July, 2012
Professional Service/Recognition/Charitable Boards
Dr. Johnson received the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nursing Nebraska Nurse of the Year in 2003.