Background · Credentials · Honors and Awards · Teaching Experience
Consultation · Workshops

Educational Background
  • Ph.D. - August 1975 University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
    • APA approved program
    • Major: Clinical Psychology
    • Minor: General-Experimental Psychology
    • Dissertation: "The Divorce Process and Psychological Adjustment." 1975
      • Published in Journal of Clinical Psychology, January 1980, Vol.36, No.1

  • Internship - August 1974 to August 1975 Wichita Collaborative Psychology Program, Wichita, Kansas
    • APA approved program

  • M.A. - August 1972 University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
    • APA approved program
    • Major: General Experimental Psychology
    • Thesis: "An Unidimensional Scaling Analysisof Pornographic Stimuli." 1972

  • B.A. - May 1970 Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota
    • Major: Psychology
    • Magna Cum Laude

  • B.A. - May 1970 Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota
    • Major: Sociology
    • Magna Cum Laude
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Post Graduate Credentials
  • Kansas Licensure
    • November 30, 1976, License Number 375
  • National Register of Heath Service Providers in Psychology Certification
    • February 1979, Number 22342
  • AASECT Certification, Sex Therapist
    • January 1982, Number 006619 Retired 2004
  • Diplomate, American Board of Professional Psychotherapy
    • May 1982, Number 127
  • Diplomate, International Academy of Behavioral Medicine, Counseling and Psychotherapy
    • September 1982, Number 358
  • Diplomate, American Board of Family Psychology, Marital and Sex Therapy
    • March 1983, Number 18
  • Diplomate, American Board of Sexology, Sex Therapy
    • October 1989
  • Clinical Supervisor, American Board of Sexology
    • June 1991
  • Clinical Fellow, American Academy of Clinical Sexologists
    • January 1991, Number CFO222
  • Fellow, Academy of Family Psychology
    • May 1994
  • Fellow, Professional Academy of Custody Evaluators
    • December 1994, Number 10283
  • Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Examiners, Board Certified Forensic Examiner
    • August 25, 1995, Number 1115
  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychological Specialities Psychological Assessment, Evaluation, and Testing
    • March 1998
  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychological Specialities Child Psychology
    • December 1998
  • Fellow, American College of Forensic Examiners
    • April 1998, Number 4908
  • Christian Certified Sex Therapist, American Board of Christian Sex Therapists
    • January 2003, Number 109
  • Clinical Member, American Board of Christian Sex Therapists
    • January 2003
  • Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor, International Board of Christian Counselors
    • February 2008, Number 0642
  • Certified Marriage Mentor, Light University American Association of Christian Counselors
    • 2008
  • Certified Life Coach, Light University American Association of Christian Counselors
    • 2008
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Honors and Awards
  • Appearance on ABC: 20/20 News Magazine
    • January 2, 1986 "Ready to Explode", Sylvia Chase, Correspondent: Stan Hope Gould, Producer
  • Listed in "Who's Who of the Midwest"
    • 1982 to Present
  • Listed in "Personalities of America"
    • 1982 to Present
  • Award for Outstanding Achievement in the field of mental health presented by the Mental Health Association of Sedgwick County, Kansas
    • 1978
  • U.N.D. Board of Higher Educational Scholarships for Outstanding Academic Performance
    • 1972, 1973, and 1974
  • NDEA Graduate Fellowship
    • 1971
  • Concordia College Merit Scholar
    • 1967
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Speaking at a conference

Teaching Experiences
  • Guest Lecturer for Wichita State University, Friends University, Butler County Community College, and Kansas Newman College, all located in Wichita, Kansas
  • Teacher for the College and Career Class at Summit Church
  • Teacher for Community Equipping Classes at Immanuel Baptist Church
    • Held special seminars on family issues and taught adult Sunday School classes. 1997 to 2006
  • Adjunct Faculty Member at Wichita State University
    • Taught a graduate course in Clinical Psychology. Spring 1994
  • Teaching Assistant for Abnormal Psychology
    • Responsible for lecturing, test construction, and test administration. 1972
  • Teaching Assistant for Introductory Statistics
    • Responsible for occasional lecturing, problem correcting, test construction and test administration. 1972
  • Teaching Assistant for Introductory Psychology
    • Responsible for one lecture per week, special projects, test construction, and test administration. 1970
  • Undergraduate Teaching Assistant for Introductory Psychology
    • Responsible for one lecture per week and test correcting. 1969
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Sampling of Consultation Experiences
  • Public Health Departments
  • Big Brothers Organization
  • Wichita State University
  • Judge Riddle Boys Ranch, Goddard, Kansas
  • Various County Attorneys offices throughout Kansas
  • Wichita Bar Association
  • St. Joseph Hospital, Wichita, Kansas
  • McConnell AFB Hospital, Wichita, Kansas
  • Charter Hospital, Wichita, Kansas
  • St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas
  • Immanuel Baptist Church, Wichita, Kansas
  • Summit Church, Wichita, Kansas
  • First Baptist Church of McPherson, Kansas
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Sampling of Workshop Presentations
  • Coping in Non-Traditional Families
  • Making Good Marriages Great
  • Emotions of Jesus
  • Crisis of Pornography
  • Depression
  • Handling Stress
  • Communication Skills
  • Better Dealing with the Incarcerated Juvenile
  • Fundamental Counseling Techniques
  • Human Relations Training and Communication Skills
  • Dealing with Male Delinquent Adolescents
  • Behavioral Management Techniques
  • Single Parenting
  • Child Abuse - Spouse Abuse
  • Incest
  • Visitation and the Courts
  • Explosive Adolescents
  • Families Under Fire
  • Child Development in the Christian Home
  • Depression and Self Injurious Behaviors in Adolescents
  • Marriage Enrichment Seminars
  • Great Expectations (Butler County Prison Workers and Volunteers)
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