Student in Psychology, Michigan State University, 1962—1964. Bachelor in Sociology, Wayne State University, 1966. Postgraduate in Psychiatric Social Work, Wayne State University, 1972—1974.
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology, Nova University, 1980. Student, Art Institute Fort Lauderdale, 1985.
Volunteer abuse and neglect department Wayne County Juvenile Court, Detroit, 1964—1965. Volunteer D.J. Healy Shelter for Children, 1965—1967. Medical social worker Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, 1967—1968.
Developer neighborhood teen drug program City of West Bloomfield (Michigan), 1970—1971. Medical social worker Extended Care Facilities, Inc., Birmingham, 1972—1973. Volunteer group and occupational therapist Henderson Psychiatric Clinic Day Treatment Center, Fort Lauderdale, 1977—1978.
Private practice family and marital therapy Deerfield Beach, Coral Springs, and Boca Raton, Florida, 1980—1985. Member advisory board The Starting Place North, Pompano Beach, Florida, since 1990. Member Planned Parenthood, Simon Wiesenthal Center, California.
Executive chairman antique show, sale and gala dinner fundraiser Boca Raton Museum of Art, 1988, co-chair marketing member committee, The Friends of Photography, San Francisco, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, School Education Board Temple Beth El of Boca Raton, 1985. Founding member Levis Jewish Community Center, Boca Raton. Member advisory board Starting Place North, Pompano Beach, Florida, 1990.
Member of American Psychological Association, South County Jewish Federation (board directors until 1986, chairman community relations council 1984-1985, chairman speakers bureau 1985-1986), Association Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities, Orton Dyslexia Society, Zoological Society Florida, Opera Society Fort Lauderdale, National Trust Historic Preservation, Friends of Photography of San Francisco, World Wildlif Fund, Miami Design Preservation League, Photogroup Miami, Nova University Alumni Association, Wayne State University Alumni Association.