UCLA School of Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Assistant Clinical Professor

Patty Cason is a family nurse practitioner, trainer, and educator with a specialty in sexual and reproductive health. She has practiced for 36 years in a wide variety of clinical settings. Patty developed the 'PATH' framework for patient-centered reproductive counseling. Patty is a senior author and editor of the 21st edition of Contraceptive Technology for which she wrote a new chapter on reproductive goals and contraception counseling. Other publications include articles in peer reviewed journals, nationally utilized on-line learning courses, instructional videos, textbook chapters, clinical protocols, job aids, and manuals on provision of patient-centered sexual and reproductive health services.