Cassie E Wardlaw , PhD, MSN, MSW, MPA, BSN, BA

Assistant Professor of Clinical

College of Nursing
285 Procter Hall
Cincinnati, Ohio Phone 5135585129

Professional Summary

An educator, clinician, and researcher with a focus on mental health and total wellbeing across the lifespan.  Contributes to the development of future psychiatric nurses as a clinical faculty member at the University of Cincinnati.  Practices clinically as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center since 2014 with responsibilities that include the treatment of psychiatric illness, prescribing medication, and providing leadership through education and consultation.  Conducts research related to improving health outcomes of vulnerable populations.

Education

PhD: University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 2018 (Nursing Research)

Nurse Educator Certificate: University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 2017 (Nurse Educator )

Post-Master's Certificate: University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 2015 (Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Lifespan))

MSN: University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 2012 (Adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner)

BSN: University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, 2010 (Nursing)

MSW: University of Cincinnati 2005 (Social Work)

MPA: Ohio State University Columbus, OH, 1995 (Public Administration)

BA: Miami University Oxford, OH, 1993 (Major: Public Administration, Minor: Social Work)

Research and Practice Interests

Psychiatric-mental health, vulnerable populations

Positions and Work Experience

08-2018 - Assistant Professor Clinical, PMHNP Post-Master's Certificate Program, University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing

05-2016 -08-2018 Adjunct Faculty, PMHNP Post-Master's Certificate Program, University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing

01-2014 -04-2014 Adjunct Faculty, Accelerated Program, University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing

05-2014 - APRN, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

12-2011 -05-2014 RN, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

11-2010 -12-2011 RN, Bone Marrow Transplant, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

01-2007 -11-2010 Social Worker, Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Research Support

02-2020 College of Nursing Sleep and Emotional Self-Regulation in Pediatric Mental Health: A Pilot Study of a Standardized Sleep Intervention Role:Principal Investigator $3,500 Active Type:Grant Level:College

Investigators:Hittle, B. (Principal Investigator), Bankston, K. (Consultant), Lambert, J. (Statistician) 04-2020 Herbert S. Rabinowitz Nursing Research Award African American Nurses: Sleep and the Workplace Role:Co-Investigator $10,000 Active Type:Grant

Investigators:Brammer, S. (Principal Investigator) 08-2019 Ohio Department of Medicaid Providers as Allies in Equity and Care (PAEC) Virtual Reality: Educating Medicaid Providers on Health Disparities Medicaid Equity Simulation Project: Dissemination Role:Co-Investigator $430,154 Active Type:Grant

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Wardlaw, Cassie; Shambley-Ebron, Donna Co-cultural Communicative Practices of African American Women Seeking Depression Care.ANS. Advances in nursing science, , 42 (2 ) ,172-184 More Information

Tubbs-Cooley, Heather L; Martsolf, Donna S; Pickler, Rita H; Morrison, Caroline F; Wardlaw, Cassie E (2013. ) Development of a regional nursing research partnership for academic and practice collaborations.Nursing research and practice, , 2013 ,473864 More Information

Presentations

Invited Presentations

(05-2020. ) Anxiety and COVID-19 .Maple Knoll Village Radio - WMKV 89.3FM,

(10-2019. ) She’s Crazy: Mental Health & Other Myths , Education Event Facilitator for Post Musical Discussion, Kresge Auditorium.

Co-Presenter with J. Gregg (07-2019. ) The Opioid Epidemic: Clinical Practice Strategies for the Primary Care Provider [CME Event] .Center for Addiction Treatment,

Professional Affiliation

07-2020 -07-2022: Co-Lead, Culture Team - Diversity Collaborative (Patient Services - CCHMC) The Diversity Collaboration consists of employees from diverse areas and roles across the organization focused on developing and maintaining processes to create a diverse an inclusive culture in alignment with organizational Workforce Strategy Diversity Goals. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

2016 -0000: Member American Nurses Association,

2012 -0000: Member American Psychiatric Nurses Association,

2010 -0000: Member Sigma Theta Tau, Beta Iota Chapter,

2017 -0000: Member Chi Eta Phi,

Courses Taught

Role of the PMHNP in Promoting Health Level:Graduate

Clinical Mgt of Child/Adolescent Level:Graduate

Contact Information

Academic - College of Nursing
285 Procter Hall
Cincinnati  Ohio, Phone: 5135585129