M.N., Louisiana State University, 1985
B.S.N. Binghamton University, 1981
American Nurse's Association
Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Mental Health
Barbara Huggins joined Saddleback College as a full time instructor in August, 2006 and responsibilities include teaching first semester nursing: Fundamentals of Nursing - clinical and Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, lecture and clinical; she also co - teaches the Family Dynamics and Addiction Class for the Human Services Department. She is a faculty advisor for the Saddleback College chapter of the California Student Nurse's Association.
Prior to joining Saddleback College, Barbara Huggins has taught in nursing programs at Golden West College, Santa Ana College and Cypress College since 2001. She has worked as an RN at several local facilities and continues to work at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange.