Masters in Social Work, Washington University, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, 1979

Advance certifications:

Academy of Certified Social Workers, ACSW, 1981

Board Certified Diplomate in Social Work, BCD, 1984

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 1991

Graduate of Women in Leadership Program, CORO Foundation, 1984

Employed at local, nonprofit counseling agencies, 1975 - 1984

Consultant, Masters and Johnson Institute, 1984

Began private practice, 1987

Contract Therapist, BJC Behavioral Health Services, Individual, Group Psychotherapy, 1995 to 2005

Lecturer and teacher at numerous workshops for professional and lay audiences

Guest on local television and radio talk shows

Member of the Board of Directors of the Missouri Society for Clinical Social Work for 13 years; served as president for two years

Missouri state representative for five years to the Clinical Social Work Federation, a national professional organization

Founding member of the Clinical Social Work Association