“LINDSEY’S CHOICE is a fabulous, must-read for all pre-teen and teenage girls faced with an abundance of important and often life-changing decisions as they grow and mature.”—Deborah Tetley
Laurel Peterson received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Alberta. Her experience includes dealing with students on varying issues during her years as a School Health Nurse in Alberta cities. Laurel has drawn from her work experience to create the issues and obstacles the main character faces.
Laurel has consulted and presented on various topics such as alcohol/drug abuse, relationship issues, bullying, suicide and depression, teen sexuality/teen pregnancy and decision-making skills.
She has been previously published in The Canadian Nurse, a nursing journal. The article, “So you want to be a Nurse?” documents the stress faced by college students and specifically nursing students.
Laurel Peterson currently lives in Edmonton, Alberta with her husband and two daughters. She continues to work as a Public Health Nurse.