Linden Spital RN, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP-BC

Linden Spital RN, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP-BC

Linden Spital RN, MSN, CRNP, PMHNP-BC, is a psychiatric nurse practitioner in the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - ANCC Board Certified

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

BS in Psychology - Davidson College, Davidson, NC

Graduate Degree

MSN, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program - University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Malas N, Spital L, Fischer J, Kawai Y, Keefer, P. (2017) National Survey on Pediatric Acute Agitation and Behavioral Escalation in Academic Inpatient Pediatric Care Settings. Psychosomatics, 58(3), 299-306.

2015

Spital, Linden, Emotional Distress: Anxiety and Depression in Breast Cancer, Achievement of National Quality Standards in HER2-positive Breast Cancer: A Pilot Study on the Impact of Certified Education Plus a Novel Care Planning Tool. https://www.carevive.com/cme-activities/ Accessed 09/22/2015.

Abstracts

2016

Spital L, Fischer J, Malas N, Keefer P. Current Clinical Practices in Management of Acute Agitation and Aggression in medically hospitalized patients. In proceedings from Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; October 24-29, 2016; New York, NY. Abstract 25987.

Books

Natal, S., Pittman, T., Richmond, S., Spital, L. & Walsh, M. (2012). Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders in Leahy, L.G. & Kohler, C. (eds). Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Nurses. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.

Posters and Presentations

Poster Sessions

2017

Spital L, Chang R, Goyal, A. Impact of an Innovative Psychiatric Consultation Liaison Model on Provider Satisfaction When Caring for Behaviorally Complex Patients. Poster session presented at: Society of Hospital Medicine’s Annual Meeting; 2017 May 1-4; Las Vegas, NV.

2016

Spital L, Fischer J, Malas N, Keefer P. Current Clinical Practices in Management of Acute Agitation and Aggression in medically hospitalized patients. Poster session presented at: American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting; 2016 October 24-29; New York, NY.

Spital L (presenting author), Fischer J, Malas N, Keefer P. Current Clinical Practices in Management of Acute Agitation and Aggression in medically hospitalized patients. Poster session presented at: Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Conference Annual Meeting; 2016 July 28-30; Chicago, IL.

Podium Presentations

2016

Spital, L., Schubiner, H., Wawrzyniak, K., Goesling, J., & Patterson, E. "Collaborative Multi-Disciplinary Approaches to Comprehensive Treatment of Chronic Pain." Symposium conducted at the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Annual Meeting. Austin, Texas; November 2016.

2015

Spital, L. "Concurrent Substance Abuse in Chronic and Terminal Illness: Implications for Pain Management." Symposium conducted at the meeting of the Michigan Society of Hematology and Oncology Great Lakes Cancer Nursing Conference. Troy, Michigan; October 2015.

2010

Spital, L. “Importance of self-screening and early detection of breast cancer in a resource poor nation.” Presidential Audience Chamber, Serowe, Botswana. August 2010

Awards and Honors

2016, The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses

Leadership and Memberships

2017-present, American Psychiatric Nurses Association

2014 -present, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

2010 – present, Sigma Theta Tau, Nursing Honor Society