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KORTNER NYGARD, PHD

N. KORTNER NYGARD, PhD, is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with over 40 years of experience. He currently is the Regional VP for Pychology and GeroPsych Services with Key Rehabilitation in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. His division provides evaluations, referrals, and psychotherapy to residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Dr. Nygard also provides consulting services on culture change within nursing homes and assisted living communities. He received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Iowa in 1974, his master's in Clinical Psychology from San Francisco State University in 1966, and his bachelor's in Psychology from the University of California at Berkeley in 1964. Dr. Nygard has been certified as an Eden Alternative Educator and an Eden Mentor. He is the founder and chair of the Tennessee Eden Alternative Coalition. His diverse skills and knowledgeable background make Dr. Nygard a unique and expert instructor.

Disclosure:
Financial- Receives a speaking honorarium from Vyne Education.
Non Financial- No relevant non financial relationships exist.