|Kathy Andolina, RN, CS, PC|
Psychopharmacologist in Boston & Newton, MA
Kathy Andolina is a Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist with more than 25 years of psychiatric nursing experience. She is Board Certified as a Clinical Specialist in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Kathy provides psychopharmacological (i.e., medication) treatment for children, adolescents, and adults. She has extensive knowledge and experience in the assessment and treatment of ADHD, including alternative, non-medication approaches to treatment. Additionally, Kathy also has expertise in the assessment and treatment of depression, anxiety and other emotional issues. Kathy offers a warm, direct and collaborative approach in her work with clients.
Kathy completed her Master's of Science degree in Nursing at the Boston College Graduate School of Arts and Sciences in 1986. Prior to that, she completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing at Adelphi University, Garden City, New York. Before her current clinical positions, Kathy was an Adjunct Professor at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences for 10 years. She has written articles and book chapters in a number of publications related to the nursing and case management. Kathy is a member of the Massachusetts Nurses Association and NURS - Nurses United for Responsible Services.