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Roberta Janis Wetherbee

Roberta Janis Wetherbee, American drama therapist. Member National Association Drama Therapy (registered drama therapist, president 1990-1993, chairperson conference 1988).

Background

  • Wetherbee, Roberta Janis was born on October 13, 1948 in New York City. Daughter of Max H. and Sylvia (Freedenberg) Blumert.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Long Island University, Brooklyn, 1969. Master of Arts, New York University, 1972. Postgraduate, New York University, since 1981.

    Career

    • Drama therapist Kings Terrace Nursing Home, Bronx, 1983-1984. Supervisor Empire State College, New York City, 1984. Drama therapist Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, 1985-1986, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, 1986-1989.

      Instructor educational theater New York University, 1986-1990. Drama therapist Creative Arts Rehabilitation Center, New York City, 1987-1990. Director activities therapy St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, 1989-1991.

      Director therapeutic activities Gracie Square Hospital, New York City, since 1991. Faculty New School for Scial Research, New York City, since 1992. Presenter various conferences.

    Works

    • Co-author: Play, For Everyone Who Knows a Woman, 1984.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member National Association Drama Therapy (registered drama therapist, president 1990-1993, chairperson conference 1988).

    Connections

    • Married Roger Wetherbee, June 22, 1986. 1 child, Allison Michelle.
    • father: Max H. Blumert
    • mother: Sylvia (Freedenberg) Blumert
    • spouse: Roger Wetherbee
    • child: Allison Michelle Wetherbee
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    Born October 13, 1948
    (age 69)
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