Kathryn Cooney LICSW, M.S.W.

Hasbro Children`s Hospital/Rhode Island Hospital

Kathryn Cooney, LICSW received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 1989 and Master of Social Work in 1997 with specialization in Family Mental Health from Syracuse University. Prior to joining both the adult and pediatric care teams in 2005, she was a psychotherapist with the Hasbro Children's Hospital Partial Hospital Program, one of the few med/psych programs in the country. Ms Cooney has led the QI efforts in transition at her center, including establishing a formal transition protocol and implementation of CF RISE. Additionally, she is implementing the use of video web platforms for facilitating provider and patient support/education and training in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction(MBSR).