Bachelor, Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts, 1968. Master of Arts, University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1971. Master of Education, Salem State College, 1979.
Doctor of Philosophy in Transpersonal Psychology, Columbia Pacific University, San Rafael, California, 1985. Certificate Of Advanced Graduate Studies in Counseling and Human Relations, Columbia Pacific University, San Rafael, California, 1986.
Teacher Stoughton (Massachusetts) High School, 1969—1970, Friends Academy, North Dartmouth, 1970—1972, Hillel Academy, Swampscott, Massachusetts, 1972—1980. Psychiatric counselor inpatient psychiatric unit Melrose (Massachusetts)-Wakefield Hospital, 1979—1988. Director social club Tri-City Mental Health & Retardation Association, Malden, Massachusetts, since 1988.
Associate mental health counselor Professional Self-Improvement Center, Andover, 1983—1985. Facilitator sexuality archdiocese Boston Marriage Preparation Programs. Leader workshops on sexuality church groups and engaged couples, 1981—1988.
Board registration human services and mental health professionals Commonwealth of Massachusetts. With United States Air Force, 1960-1964.
Professional member International Society Professional Hypnosis. Member of New England Conference Counseling and Development (chairman program committee), Massachusetts Association Counseling and Development (member executive board), Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association (founding member executive board, president 1985-1986), Association Specialists in Group Work, American Mental Health Counselors Association, National Academy Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselors, American Association Counseling and Development.