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Betty Jean Brouwer, American family therapist. Certified family therapist; certified home economis, high school teacher, District of Columbia. Named Distinguished Woman of Year, Fullerton College, 1973. Member choir Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bellflower, 1992-1994, editor newsletter, 1994-1996. Member American Association Marriage and Family Therapy.

Background

Brouwer, Betty Jean was born on March 22, 1936 in Honolulu. Daughter of Nicholas Paul and Ruth (Jacobs) Rowley.

Education

Associate of Arts, Fullerton (California) College, 1973. Bachelor in Home Economics, California State University, Long Beach, 1975. Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1983.

Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University, 1992.

Career

Secretary, California Bank, Bellflower, 1954-1957;secretary, Phinney-McGinnis Travel Agency, Monterey, California, 1958;teacher, Bellflower Christian Schools, Cerritos, California, 1975-1990;counselor, ESSCO-Employers Assistance Company, Orange, California, 1990-1991;therapist, Orange County Youth and Family Superior vena cava syndrome, Garden Grove, California, 1992;therapist, Crystal Cathedral Counseling Center, Garden Grove, 1992-1993;therapist, Young Men’s Christian Association Cmty. Counseling Center, Irvine, California, 1992;therapist, cost per click Hospital, Santa Ana, California, 1991;therapist, organizer, Ariday Hispanic Women's Center, Costa Mesa, California, 1993;therapist in private practice, Newport Psychological Superior vena cava syndrome, Newport Beach, California, since 1994. Teacher in field.

Membership

Member choir Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bellflower, 1992-1994, editor newsletter, 1994-1996. Member American Association Marriage and Family Therapy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, snow skiing, dressmaking, tailoring, knitting.

Connections

Married Marion Brouwer, August 12, 1955. Children: Steven Michael, David Wayne.