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Arthur Leroy Peiffer

Arthur Leroy Peiffer, American health services executive. Licensed Clinical Social Worker; licensed chemical dependency counselor, certified marriage and family therapist Texas, chemical dependency specialist, stress management educator Texas.

Background

  • Peiffer, Arthur Leroy was born on July 30, 1942 in Borger, Texas, United States. Son of Clifton Lee and Eloise Mae (Brown) Peiffer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology, Eastern North Mexico University, 1965. Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, University North Mexico, 1968. Postgraduate, University North Mexico, 1969—1977.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Behavioral Science, Clayton University, 1978. Degree, Sarus Institute Biofeedback Technology.

    Career

    • Psychological counselor, division vocational rehabilitation New Mexico Department Education, Albuquerque, 1965—1966. Director counseling & testing Home Education Livelihood Program, Office of Economic Opportunity Project, New Mexico Council Churches, 1966—1967. Instructor Western State College, Gunnison, Colorado, 1968.

      Doctoral intern Nazareth Psychiatric Hospital, Albuquerque & University New Mexico, 1968—1969. Psychometrist University North Mexico, Albuquerque, 1967—1969. Consultant, psychologist, division vocational rehabilitation Inmate Program, North Mexico State Penitentiary, Santa Fe, 1969—1970.

      Director placement, instructor psychology College Santa Fe, 1969—1970. Consultant psychologist, division vocational rehabilitation Patient Program, Alcoholism Treatment Program, Albuquerque, 1970—1971. Chief clinical psychologist, 1971—1972.

      Program psychologist, administrator Alcohol Safety Action Program, Albuquerque, 1970—1971. Adjunct professor internship programs Eastern North Mexico University, Portales, 1971—1972. Director clinical service La Hacienda Alcoholism Rehabilitation Facility, Hunt, Texas, 1972—1974.

      Executive director La Hacienda Alcoholism Treatment Center, Inc., Hunt, 1974—1975. Instructor psychology Schreiner College, Kerrville, Texas, 1972—1975. Founder-clinical director Stress, Tension, & Anxiety Training Clinic, Inc., Houston, 1975—1977.

      Vice president Positive Alternatives to Anxiety, Stress, & Addictions, Inc., Houston, 1977—1978. Corporation staff specialist Hospital Affiliates International, Inc., Gulf Coast Region, Houston, 1977—1978. Executive vice president, full partner Contemporary Health, Inc., national headquarters, Houston, 1978—1982.

      Founder, executive director Stress Management Research Associates, Inc., Houston, from 1978. President Vista Health, Inc. California, San Diego, 1981, Medical Programs, Inc., national headquarters, Houston, from 1982.

      Principal Doctor Arthur L. Peiffer & Associates, Inc., Houston.

    Major achievements

    • Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Licensed chemical dependency counselor, certified marriage and family therapist Texas, chemical dependency specialist, stress management educator Texas.

    Works

    • Author: Alcohol, The Individual and the Automobile, 1972. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Charter member Republican presidential task force. Member National Republican Congressional Committee. Campaign member Republican National Committee, 1982.

    Member of American Association Marriage & Family Therapy, World Congress Professional Hypnotists, American Group Psychotherapy Association, American Personnel & Guidance Association, Council Exceptional Children, National Rehabilitation Counselors Association, Biofeedback Society Texas, American Association Biofeedback Clinicians, Biofeedback Society America, National Association Alcoholism Counselors & Trainers, Texas Association Alcoholism Counselors, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Jean Munn, April 7, 1969 (divorced 1973). Children: Gregory Lloyd, Rochelle Jean.
    • father: Clifton Lee Peiffer
    • mother: Eloise Mae (Brown) Peiffer
    • spouse: Susan Jean Munn
    • children: Gregory Lloyd Peiffer
    • Rochelle Jean Peiffer
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    Born July 30, 1942
    Died October 14, 2002
    (aged 60)
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