Denise A. Soccio, DNP, RN
Nursing Professional Development Specialist, Nursing Department
Denise A. Soccio, DNP, RN, earned a doctorate in education from Regis College and she has over 30 years experience in clinical psychiatric nursing. She has been a professor at Regis College in the pre-licensure nursing program for 15 years. As a result of her published research conducted at Regis College, psychiatric nursing clinical was changed to include mental health simulation as a substitute for a portion of traditional clinical hours.
In her present role at McLean, Ms. Soccio is responsible for nursing staff orientation, CPR & CPI instructor, affiliations, serving on education and practice committees, and supporting quality improvement and research projects.
Education & Training
- 1983 BS in Nursing, Rhode Island College
- 1989 MA in Nursing, New York University
- 2016 DNP in Education, Regis College
- 2005 Registered Nurse, Board of Registration in Nursing, Commonwealth of Massachusetts