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William Joseph Westerheide

William Joseph Westerheide, American psychotherapist. Licensed professional counselor; certified clinical hypnotherapist, family therapist, National Academy for Certified Family Therapists; national certified counselor; master addictions counselor.


  • Westerheide, William Joseph was born on October 23, 1945 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. Son of William Joseph and Lucy Kathleen (Cox) Westerheide.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1971. Master of Arts in Teaching, Oklahoma City University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia Pacific University, 1983.


    • Counselor Oklahoma State Reformatory, 1971. Research analyst Department Institutions, Social and Rehabilitation Services, 1971-1975. Research associate Oklahoma City University, 1975-1976, acting director competency based degree program, 1976-1977.

      Associate director Synergistic Resources, Inc., Fort Worth, 1977-1978. Private practice psychotherapy, 1978-1980. Outpatient psychotherapist Drug Recovery, Inc., 1980-1982.

      Psychotherapist Hope Community Services, Inc., 1982-1987. Director family services, outpatient counesling Drug Recovery, Inc., 1987-1991. Clinical coordinator outpatient services Recovery Center Edmond Hospital, 1991-1992.

      Private practice psychotherapy, since 1991. President, board directors Senior Peer Counsling, Inc., since 1992. Board directors Another Way of Life.

      Coordinator Oklahoma Eye Movement Densensation and Reprocessing.

    Major achievements

    • Licensed professional counselor. Certified clinical hypnotherapist, family therapist, National Academy for Certified Family Therapists. National certified counselor.

      Master addictions counselor.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1966-1969. Member American Counseling Association, Eye Movement Densensation and Reprocessing International Association, American Association Specialists in Group Work, Oklahoma Counseling Association, Oklahoma Association Alcoholism and Drugs.


    • Married Juliana Walsh. 1 child, William Paul.
    • father: William Joseph Westerheide
    • mother: Lucy Kathleen (Cox) Westerheide
    • spouse: Juliana Walsh
    • child: William Paul Westerheide
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    Born October 23, 1945
    (age 72)