Catherine Akin, APRN, FNP-C, joined Livingston HealthCare in May 2023 as a member of our expanding behavioral health services team. Catherine completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Vermont and her Master of Science in Nursing through Husson University in Bangor, Maine. She has nine years of experience working as a nurse across Montana in a variety of fields including oncology, reproductive health, and inpatient care. She is also SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) trained.
Catherine focuses on treating the whole person, addressing health disparities, and providing trauma-informed care. She is especially passionate about women’s and LGBTQ+ health. About her practice, Catherine wants her patients to know that “I strive to be my patients’ ally and health advocate. I acknowledge we all have different histories and experiences. My patients and I utilize shared decision-making to promote autonomy and empower individuals to actively participate in their care and promote wellness”.She enjoys gardening, cooking, foraging and hiking in her free time.