Catching Homelessness: A Nurse's Story of Falling Through the Safety Net

Catching Homelessness: A Nurse's Story of Falling Through the Safety Net

by Josephine Ensign

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781631521171
Publisher: She Writes Press
Publication date: 08/09/2016
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 257,806
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Josephine Ensign is an associate professor at the University of Washington, Seattle, where she teaches community health, health policy, and narrative medicine. A graduate of Oberlin College, the Medical College of Virginia, and Johns Hopkins University, she has been a nurse for over thirty years, providing health care for homeless and marginalized populations. She is an alumna of Hedgebrook and the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley. Her essays have appeared in The Sun, The Oberlin Alumni Magazine, Pulse, Silk Road, The Intima, The Examined Life Journal, Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine , and the nonfiction anthology I Wasn’t Strong Like This When I Started Out: True Stories of Becoming a Nurse , edited by Lee Gutkind. Catching Homelessness is her first book. She lives in Seattle.

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