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Beverly Matthews Franks was American psychotherapist, consultant. Diplomate American Board Psychotherapy; certified school psychologist, national board certified school psychologist, counselor, licensed professional counselor Wyoming, school psychologist Wyoming, psychological technician Wyoming.


Franks, Beverly Matthews was born on March 13, 1936 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Daughter of William Harry and Helen Catherine Nissen.


Bachelor of Science, Colorado State University, 1977. Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wyoming, 1988.


Instructor department psychology Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1979—1980. Staff psychologist Poudre R-1 School District, 1980—1983, Natrona County School District, Casper, Wyoming, 1983—1985. Counselor University Lab School, Laramie, 1985—1986.

Clinical therapist Central Wyoming Counseling Center, Casper, 1986—1988. Staff psychologist Lake Washington School District # 414, Kirkland, Washington, 1988—1989, Federal Way (Washington) Public Schools, 1989—1992, head psychologist, 1992—1994. Special education legal consultant B&K Technology, Seattle, 1994—1995.

Psychotherapist Red Buttes Counseling, Laramie, since 1996, retired. Consultant Federal Way Public Schools, 1995, Albany County Public Schools, 2002.


Mental health therapist Downtown Clinic, Laramie, 1999—2002. Member of Laramie Area Mental Health Professionals (treasurer since 2000), National Association School Psychologists, American Psychotherapy Association, Omicron Nu, Psi Chi, Phi Kappa Phi.


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Married Dean Nolie Matthews, December 12, 1954 (divorced July 1974). Married Kenneth W. Franks Junior, May 14, 1988.