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Samson Omotosho, PhD, PMHNP-BC

EDUCATION: 1. Post-Masters Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, University of Missouri, 2008 2. PhD Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, 1998 3. Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC), 1998 4. Certified Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse, 1998 5. MA Educational Administration, University of Ife, Nigeria, 1988 6. BSc. Nursing, University of Ibadan Nigeria, 1981 7. RN (Diploma), State School of Nursing, Ibadan, Nigeria, 1975 Scholarly Activity: 1. Omotosho, Samson. (1989). Nutrition for nurses in tropical Africa. Osogbo: Goodway Publishers. 2. Omotosho, S A; Okunade, A; Oladepo, O. Adejumo, O. (1990). Scope and predisposing factors to child abuse and neglect. African Network for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (APCAN). (Unpublished Study) 3. Omotosho, Samson (1990). Factors affecting the performance of students in nursing schools. Healthcare, 1 (2), 14-17. 4. Neal, MT, Parks, PL, Diaconis, L, and Omotosho, S. (1997). "`I Was Scared': Voices of vulnerable parents." Family & Community Health, 19, (4), 49 5. Omotosho, Samson. (2000). An international perspective on nursing education in Nigeria and the U.S., Nursing Spectrum, 10 (4DC), 12-13 6. Omotosho, Samson. (2000). Nigerian patients’ spiritual care considerations. Oncology Nursing Society Special Interest Group Newsletter, 11 (3), 2-3. 7. Omotosho, Samson. (2005). Being an African Student: Stories of Opportunities and Determination. Lanham, MD: University Press of America. 8. Omotosho, S. A. (2008). Helping people with anorexia and other eating disorders. Articlebase. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 9. Omotosho, S. A. (2008). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - ADHD. Articlebase. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 10. Omotosho, S. A. (2008). Family Violence and Abuse - Helping Victims and Survivors. Ezinearticles. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 11. Omotosho, S. A. (2008). Career prospects in Community-based Mental health in Maryland. Articlebase. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 12. Omotosho, S. A. (2008). How to Help People with Psychosis or Psychotic Disorders. Articlebase. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 13. Omotosho, S. A. (2010). Helping people with bipolar disorder. Articlebase. Retrieved November 30, 2011, from 14. Omotosho, S. A. (2018). Lived experience of African nursing students: Insights for enhancing international students’ success. The International Journal of Adult, Community and Professional Learning Volume 24(3/4), 15-26. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES: Maryland Nurses Association Nurse Practitioners Association of Maryland (NPAM) American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISPN) Sigma Theta Tau International American College of Healthcare Executives

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Journal of Leadership Studies-Symposium Piece-Relational Leadership: Perspectives of Key Constructs on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Equity in Higher Education

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American Psychological Association Conference-Utilizing Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Intervention with CBT to Treat Pandemic-Aug. 13-2021 Symptomology

ILA Conference Geneva Switzerland 2021
Presenter -Topic-"The Stress Arc in Leadership and 3 Powerful Disciplines for Mitigating Major Stress Impacts in a New Era"-Upcoming
Presenter -Topic-“Improving Higher Education’s Role in Diversity and Social Equity through Relational Leadership in the New Era”-Upcoming
Presenter-Topic-"Healthcare Leadership-Using Virtuous Leadership in Chaos to Reimagine Beneficial Practices of Employee Cognitive Psychology"-Upcoming
2021-Knowledge Without Boundaries National Summit-College of Doctoral Studies Research Conference-University of Phoenix-Panel Discussion-"Exploring Emergent Trends in Leadership and Education"-Based on published symposia article from the Journal of Leadership Studies-


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