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Betty Jean Brouwer

Betty Jean Brouwer, American family therapist. Certified family therapist; certified home economis, high school teacher, District of Columbia. Named Distinguished Woman of Year, Fullerton College, 1973. Member choir Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bellflower, 1992-1994, editor newsletter, 1994-1996. Member American Association Marriage and Family Therapy.

Background

  • Brouwer, Betty Jean was born on March 22, 1936 in Honolulu. Daughter of Nicholas Paul and Ruth (Jacobs) Rowley.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Fullerton (California) College, 1973. Bachelor in Home Economics, California State University, Long Beach, 1975. Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1983.

      Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University, 1992.

    Career

    • Secretary California Bank, Bellflower, 1954-1957, Phinney-McGinnis Travel Agency, Monterey, California, 1958. Teacher Bellflower Christian Schools, Cerritos, 1975-1990. Counselor ESSCO-Employers Assistance Company, Orange, 1990-1991.

      Therapist Orange County Youth and Family Services, Garden Grove, 1992, Crystal Cathedral Counseling Center, Garden Grove, 1992-1993, Young Men’s Christian Association Community Counseling Center, Irvine, California, 1992, cost per click Hospital, Santa Ana, 1991. Therapist, organizer Ariday Hispanic Women's Center, Costa Mesa, 1993. Therapist Newport Psychological Services, Newport Beach, 1994-1999.

      Private practice, marriage and family therapist, since 1999. Teacher in field.

    Major achievements

    • Certified family therapist. Certified home economis, high school teacher, District of Columbia.

    Works

    • Contributing writer, editor various books. Editor newsletter New and Views, 1994.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member choir Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bellflower, 1992-1994, editor newsletter, 1994-1996. Member American Association Marriage and Family Therapy.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, skiing, dressmaking, tailoring, knitting.

    Connections

    • Married Marion Brouwer, August 12, 1955. Children: Steven Michael, David Wayne.
    • father: Nicholas Paul Rowley
    • mother: Ruth (Jacobs) Rowley
    • spouse: Marion Brouwer
    • children: Steven Michael Brouwer
    • David Wayne Brouwer
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    Born March 22, 1936
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