Degree in Nursing, Baptist College, Charleston, 1973. Bachelor of science in nursing, Baptist College, Charleston, 1973. MSN, Medical College Georgia, 1976.
Master of Education, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University of Southern California, Charleston, 1983.
Nursing instructor Baptist College, Charleston, 1973—1976, 1973—1974. Assistant professor Medical University of Southern California, 1976—1981, career counselor, 1981—1982. Breavement coordinator Hospice Charleston, since 1983.
Volunteer counseling Dorchester Mental Health Clinic. Public member Palmetto Low Country Health Systems Agency, 1976. Instructor psychology Trident Technology College, 1977.
The Bible is the only authoritative source of God's truth and any view that cannot be directly tied to a scriptural reference is generally considered to be based on human traditions rather than God's leading.