Party affiliation: Democrat
Associate of Arts in Nursing, San Jose (California) City College, 1962. Bachelor, Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, California School Professional Psychology, Alameda, California, 1977.
Graduate, Michigan Psychoanalysis Institute, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 1991.
Nurse Santa Clara County Hospital, San Jose Hospital, O'Connors Hospital, 1962-1964. Office nurse Cupertino, California, 1964-1969. Psychologist Children's Hospital, San Francisco, 1977-1979.
Assistant professor behavioral science Wayne State University School Medicine, Detroit, 1980-1982. Private practice psychology Farmington Hills, Michigan, since 1982. Consultant, since 1982.
Member counseling department Thurston High School, Redford, Michigan, since 1992. Consultant early childhood programs Utica (Michigan) Community Schools, since 1992, Jewish Educators Council Consortium Nursery School Directors, Southfield, Michigan, since 1996. Consultant mother-infant program St. Vincent & Sarah Fisher Center, Farmington Hills, 1980-1991.
Lecturer professional educators program extension division Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute, since 1991. Teacher Psychoanalytic Literature in Infancy, Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute, since 1994. Teacher department psychiatry Wayne State University School Medicine, Detroit, 1995-1996.
Supervisor doctoral students department psychology University Detroit, since 1993.
Denomination: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints