Catherine Batscha, DNP, MSN, RN
- Assistant Professor
2011: Batscha, C., McDevitt, J., Weiden, P., Dancy, B. Development and components of an intervention for linking psychiatric inpatients to an outpatient appointment. Poster presentation for Research! Louisville, October 2011
2011: Liwski, K., Sumner, E., Batscha, C., Solari, H., & Weiden, P.J. New Pharmacological Therapies for Schizophrenia: Update on the UIC Schizophrenia Clinical Trials Program. UIC Second Annual Poster Research Extravaganza, Chicago, IL.
2011: Zipple, A.M., Batscha, C., & Zipple, H. It starts with a relationship. USPRA Conference, Boston, MA.
2011: Zipple, A.M., Batscha, C. Strategies for Engagement, Seven Counties Services, Louisville, KY
2010: Batscha, C. Leading Healthier Lives, McHenry County Mental Health Board
2009: Batscha, C. Physical illness in people with schizophrenia. McHenry County Mental Health Board
2009: Batscha, C. Why is schizophrenia a life-shortening disease and what can we do about it? 5th Annual Forum on Mental Health, Mandan, North Dakota
2009: Schneiderhan, M., Batscha, C., Rosen, C., Marvin, R., Beedle, D., DeLeon, O., et al. Results of point-of-care glucose testing and basic metabolic screening in outpatients on antipsychotic agents. Poster Presentation at College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
2008: Schneiderhan, M., & Batscha, C. Metabolic risk screening, Annual Conference NAMI, Illinois, Lisle Illinois
2008: Batscha, C., Schneiderhan, ME, Rosen, C., Marvin, R., Weiden, P.J., Deleon, O., Beedle, D., et al: Developing and Implementing a Psychiatric Clinic-Based Metabolic Screening: Part I. Scientific and Clinical Reports, American Psychiatric Association 161st Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
2008: Schneiderhan, M., Batscha, C., Rosen, C., Weiden, P., Marvin, R., Beedle, D., et al. Results of metabolic-risk screening among patients with serious mental illness and concurrent antipsychotic therapy. Poster Presentation at College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Conference, Scottsdale, AZ
2007: Schneiderhan, M., Batscha, C., Rose, C., Marvin, R. Deleon, O., Beedle, D., et al. Pre-screening of metabolic abnormalities and hypertension among patients with serious mental illness and concurrent antispsychotic therapy. Poster Presentation at College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Conference, Colorado Springs, CO
2007: Pathways to Learning, Sponsored by Lawrence Memorial/Regis College Collaborative Associate of Science in Nursing Program, Medford, MA
Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications
Dopke, C & Batscha, C (in press). Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Individuals with Schizophrenia: A Recovery Approach. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation.
Zipple, A, Batscha C., Flaherty, P. Reynolds, J. (2012). Don’t get bugged: Practical strategies for managing bedbugs in psychiatric rehabilitation programs. Journal of Psychosocial and Mental Health Nursing, 50(7), 22-26.
2011: Batscha, C., McDevitt, J., Weiden, P., Dancy, B. The effect of an inpatient transition intervention on attendance at the first appointment post-discharge from a psychiatric hospitalization. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.
2010: Batscha, C., Schneiderhan, M., Kataria, Y., Rosen, C. & Marvin, R. Treatment Settings and Metabolic Monitoring for People Experiencing a First Episode of Psychosis. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 48(9), 44-49
2009: Schneiderhan, M., Batscha, C., & Rosen, C. Assessment of a point-of-care metabolic risk screening program in outpatients receiving antipsychotic agents. Pharmacotherapy, 29(8), 975-987
- 2010: DNP, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
- 1981: MSN, Specialization in Clinical Adult Psychiatric Nursing, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
- 1977: BSN, Summa Cum Laude, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
- 1974: ADN, Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH
- 1998-present: American Psychiatric Nurses Association
- 1978-present: Sigma Theta Tau