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Mary Patricia Deits

Mary Patricia Deits, American counseling therapist, stress mastery consultant. National certified counselor; Arizona certified counselor.

Background

  • Deits, Mary Patricia was born on January 9, 1936 in Redlands, California, United States. Daughter of Erbert Junior and Helen Enid (Denslow) Powell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Whittier (California) College, 1957;student, University California, Santa Barbara, 1969-1972;Master in Counseling, Idaho State University, 1978.

    Career

    • Substitute teacher, Sierra Sands School District, Ridgecrest, California, 1969-1974;real estate sales, United Farm Agency, Willows, California, 1974-1976;group facilitator nurses junior clinical program, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1979-1980;psychology instructor, associate faculty, Pima Community College, Tucson, 1984-1986;self employed, Growth Oriented Counseling, Tucson, Pocatello, since 1976;self employed, Mind Body Prodns., Tucson, since 1989. Consultant/therapist Bannock House, Pocatello, 1980-1981. Advisory board member S.E.Idaho Mental Health, Pocatello, 1980-1981.

      Director biofeedback Canyon Ranch Resort and Spa, Tucson, 1986-1990. Consultant to biofeedback professionals, since 1992.

    Membership

    Youth counselor Methodist Church, Ridgecrest, 1959-1962, 65-69, Alamogordo, New Mexico, 1962-1965. Hot-line worker Indian Wells Valley Mental Health, Ridgecrest, 1969-1971. Advisory board member Young Men’s Christian Association, Tucson, 1982-1983.

    Member Arizona Counselors Association, Biofeedback Society Arizona (southern representative 1989-1990, study group facilitator 1990-1991, vice president, editor newsletter and program chairman 1991-1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: camping, swimming, organic gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Frank Lewis Deits, March 22, 1959. Children: Patricia Ann Deits Gardiner, John Alan.
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    Died April 17, 2007
    (aged 71)