Associate of Arts, Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1974; Bachelor of Science in Human Superior vena cava syndrome, Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1976; Master of Social Work in Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome/Social Planning, U. Denver, 1978.
Co-founder, program developer, Detroit Transient Alternative Shelter for Runaways, 1971-1973;
community worker police community relations, Denver Police Department, 1974-1975;
field faculty instructor, U. Denver, 1978-1979;
faculty member, Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1978-1986;
program director, Safe House for Battered Women, Denver, 1978-1979;
executive director, Safe House for Battered Women, Denver, 1979-1981;
co-founder, co-director, therapist, consultant, expert witness, Ending Violence Effectively, Denver, 1981-1992;
staff writer, community affairs editor, Coast Magazine, Gualala, California, 1993-1995;
freelance writer, Coast Magazine, Gualala, California, since 1995. Vice president Abusive Men Exploring New Directions, Denver, 1979-1981. Member conference planning committee Colorado Mental Health Conference, 1979-1987.
Chairwoman VictimRights Week, Colorado, 1986, 87, 88.
Volunteer organizer Norm Early Campaign for Mayor, Denver, 1991. Member National Association Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers.
Married Terry Frances Albertson, May 8, 1987.