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Bettie Silverman Grossman, American mental health center facility, social worker. Diplomate in clinical society work. National Institute of Mental Health trainee, Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, 1968, VA trainee, Adelphi University & Virginia, New York City, 1969.


Grossman, Bettie Silverman was born on September 20, 1946 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Sol S. and Sara (Cogan) Silverman.


Bachelor of Science with honors, University Illinois, 1968. Master of Social Work, Adelphi University, 1970.


Psychiatric social worker Illinois State Psychiatric Institute, Chicago, 1970—1971, Development Services Center, Champaign, 1971—1972. Treatment team leader Crisis Care Center, Danville, 1972—1973. Coordinator psychiatric social services Mercy Hospital, Urbana, 1973—1977.

Assistant program director South Center Office Circus Care, Inc., Melbourne, Florida, 1977—1980. Program coordinator Riverdale Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York, 1981. Program director day south county out-patient services Circus Care Inc., Melbourne, since 1981.

Field instructor School Social Work University, Urbana, 1972—1977. Instructor psychology Parkland Community College, Champaign, Illinois, 1975—1977. Adjunct professor School Social Work, University Central Florida, Cocoa, 1977—1978, Rollins College, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, 1978—1980, 1983.

Field instructor School Social Work, Florida State University, since 1979. Private practice clinical social work Champaign, Urbana, 1974—1977. Committee member Northwest Bronx Council Aging, New York, 1981, Council Services to Aged, Bronx, 1981.

Reviewer Champus Peer, since 1984.


Member of National Association of Social Workers, American Association Partial Hospitals, Register Clinical Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers, Phi Kappa Phi, Psi Chi, Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Barry Gene Grossman, June 20, 1971.