McLean Hospital Title:
Kristen Lancaster, RN, began her career as a registered nurse in 1997 at the Taunton Adolescent Family Treatment Program at the Taunton State Hospital. In 2000, she became the assistant director of Nursing and in 2001, the director of Nursing, where she helped run an 18-bed intensive psychiatric adolescent program.
Ms. Lancaster came to McLean Hospital in 2003 as the nurse manager of the McLean SouthEast Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment (ART) Program. She was an integral part in the program’s development in Brockton and in its move to Middleborough in 2014 where she helped develop a separate partial hospital program. She currently serves as a nurse consultant to OCDI Jr., which provides world-class OCD treatment for children and adolescents. Ms. Lancaster manages a staff of 33 community residence counselors and has recently developed a leadership training program for newly promoted leaders.
Education & Training:
- 1992 BA in Psychology, Westfield State College
- 1995 RN Diploma, St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing
- 1997 Registered Nurse, Department of Health and Human Services, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
McLean SouthEast - 23 Isaac Street, Middleborough, MA, Room B128