Senior Instructor Emerita
1230 East 23rd Avenue
Canada V6S 1M1
RN , Holy Cross Hospital School of Nursing, Calgary, Al
BSN , University of British Columbia
MSN , University of British Columbia
Member of the CMHA (Canadian Mental Health Association) steering committee for depression screening
Member of Western Region Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (WRCASN)
Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses -Board Member(BC Representative) -Member of the Education Committee
Member of the Native and Inuit Nurses Association of British Columbia (NINA)
Selected Publications not Indexed in PubMed
LaFrance, G.A., Tognazzini, P., Aboriginal Health Nursing Preceptorship Manual (2006)
Rajakumar,S., Jillings,C., Osborne,M., Tognazzini,P.(2008)Spritiuality and Depression :The Role of Spirituality in the Process of Recovering from Depression . Spirituality and Health International (9).
Brunsdale, P., Iker, C., Jagoe, L., McConnell, B., Mittler, J., Streeton, C., (South Community Health Centre) and Tognazzini, P., (UBC Schoolof Nursing). Bluer than Blue-A Report of Depression Education and Screening Initiative for Youth
I teach in the undergraduate nursing program focusing on population health promotion, mental health, addictions, and family nursing. The courses I am currently teaching are N413 - Population Health Promotion N411E - Avenues of Nursing Practice: Nursing of Individuals and Families with Mental Health Concerns, N312 - Supportive Environments for the Health of Families.
My other commitments to teaching include clinical supervision in the areas of psychiatric mental health nursing and community health nursing.
I supervise graduate students and Nurse Practitioner students in their thesis and major essays particularly in the area of population health, mental health, addictions,spirituality and Aboriginal health nursing.