Kate Zietlow, BSN, RN, LMT
is a Registered Nurse, Licensed Massage Therapist, and Psychiatric
Mental Health Nurse Practitioner candidate. At CPE Clinic, she
works with adults and adolescents, helping patients address their
mental health concerns through medication management. Ms. Zietlow
has received over 200 patient hours of training directly from
Dr. Labellarte and nearly 600 total patient hours throughout her
graduate nursing program.
Ms. Zietlow will combine her interest in psychiatry
and psychopharmacology with experience developing therapeutic
relationships with clients to guide patients toward achieving
optimal mental health and personal success.
Ms. Zietlow earned a Bachelor of Science Degree
in Business Administration from Salisbury University and Professional
Massage Certificate from Baltimore School of Massage. After several
years of private practice as a Licensed Massage Therapist in Ellicott
City, she returned to school to become a registered nurse. While
in nursing school at CCBC Catonsville, she realized her interest
in psychiatry and mental health. Ms. Zietlow’s work experience
includes inpatient practice at Springfield State Hospital caring
for patients with severe chronic mental illness and the Co-Occurring
Unit at Sheppard Pratt of Ellicott City for patients with mental
illness and substance abuse disorders. She also worked at the
Adult Day Hospital at Sheppard Pratt in Towson. While working
as a registered nurse, she completed her RN to Bachelors of Science
in Nursing through Southern New Hampshire University. She was
motivated her to pursue a Master of Science in Nursing to become
a Nurse Practitioner to make a positive impact on individuals
and serve patients in a manner suited to her personality. While
in graduate school through the University of South Alabama, she
has had the opportunity to provide clinical instruction for students
at three local nursing schools.
Zietlow’s clinical rotations for the Nurse Practitioner
role have been conducted at outpatient practices, in and out of
network, serving all ages and types of psychiatric disorders,
as well as an inpatient rotation at the Baltimore VA Medical Center.
She looks forward to working under the direction of Dr. Labellarte
and his accomplished staff.
Professional memberships include American Nurses
Association, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and American
Massage Therapy Association.