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Loretta Jean Ferrier

Loretta Jean Ferrier, American psychotherapist. Ordained to ministry Church of Tzoddi, 1978. Member forming committee Hunger Project, San Francisco, 1977-1978; member Commission on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, State of California, 1982; advisor Ark Foundation, Ark Communication Institute, Lafayette, California, since 1987. Fellow Professional Women's Network; member National Speakers Association.

Background

  • Ferrier, Loretta Jean was born on February 5, 1937 in Paris. Daughter of Robert Syme and Virginia (Smith) Ferrier.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Psychology, Antioch W. West, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Institute Transpersonal Psychology, 1979.

    Career

    • Administrative assistant department sociology and anthropology San Jose (California) State University, 1963-1965. Administrative assistant department exobiology Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1965-1967. Administrator, researcher Elmwood, 1969-1970.

      Founder, director Society Overweight Studies, San Jose, 1974-1979. Principal Loretta Ferrier, A Corporation, Novato, California, 1985-1990. Lecturer human potential workshops, since 1973.

      Guest speaker television and radio. Founder Concresence-Networking, San Francisco, 1981-1982. Advisor to California board directors Business Executives for National Security, 1987-1991.

      Board directors Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Center, Woodstock, New York.

    Major achievements

    • Ordained to ministry Church of Tzoddi, 1978.

    Works

    • Author: A Transpersonal Approach to the Successful Female Entrepreneur, 1980, Dance of the Selves: Integration of the Internal Masculine and Feminine, 1992.

    Membership

    Member forming committee Hunger Project, San Francisco, 1977-1978. Member Commission on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, State of California, 1982. Advisor Ark Foundation, Ark Communication Institute, Lafayette, California, since 1987.

    Fellow Professional Women's Network. Member National Speakers Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: sailing, walking, reading, needlepoint. working with animals.

    Connections

    • Married Ron Joseph, June, 1957 (divorced 1969). Married Howard B. Franklin, September 1971 (divorced 1980).
    • father: Robert Syme Ferrier
    • mother: Virginia (Smith) Ferrier
    • spouses: Ron Joseph
    • Howard B. Franklin
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