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John Don Wright

John Don Wright, American Psychotherapist. Avocations: snow skiing, hiking, golf. M C. Recipient Volunteer of Year Mental Health Association, 1979, Cultural Arts Council,1990.

Background

  • Wright, John Don was born on March 1, 1935 in Sweetwater, Texas, United States. Son of Ernest Allen and Bessie Marie (Beall) Wright.

  • Education

    • Bulletin Board System, Southern Methodist University, 1957. Postgraduate, Abilene (Texas) Christian University, 1978.

    Career

    • Partner, Abilene Laundry Company, 1958-1965;secretary, Abilene Linen Supply Inc., 1965-1969;vice president, Abilene Linen Supply Inc., 1969-1974;staff counselor, Pastoral Carpet Counseling Center, Abilene, 1976-1985;psychotherpist, Abilene, since 1985. Associate staff Rolling Plains Hospital, Sweetwater, 1982-1993.

    Membership

    Chairman Committee for Humanities, Abilene, 1989-1990. Director Habitat for Humanity, Abilene, since 1990. Member of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Task Force, Abilene, 1988-1993, Teen Suicide Task Force, Abilne, 1990-1993.

    Treasurer Abilene Hope Haven, 1992-1994. With United States Army, 1959-1963. Member Association Past Lives Research Therapy, Association Humanistic Psychotherapy, Texas Association Mental Health (vice president 1979-1980).

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, hiking, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Beverly Jean Brooks, June 22, 1957. Children: Wendy Lynne Wright Bruner, Brooks Allen.
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