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Carolyn Thelma Holmes, American counselor. Certified hypnotherapist, employee assistant counselor, literacy trainer in English. Recipient Citizen Activity award, Bloomfield Civic Association, 1976, Police Under Stress award, Psychiatric Institute St. Michael's Hospital, 1979, Employee Assistance Program award, St. Joseph's University and Lankenau Hospital, Philadelphia, 1983.

Background

Holmes, Carolyn Thelma was born on August 12, 1944 in a, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Hickman Leon and Thelma (McKie) Holmes.

Education

Student, Winston-Salem University, 1963—1968. Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Rutgers University, 1973. Postgrad in Educational Counseling, Rutgers University, since 1983.

Career

Special education instructor Planned Parenthood, Essex County, New Jersey, 1970—1972. Health and education specialist National Urban League, New York, New Jersey, 1964—1965. Employee assistant counselor Municipal Government, Newark, 1977—1986, State of New Jersey, since 1986.

Volunteers in Service to America supervisor Project Read, Newark, since 1986. Training supervisor Literacy Program, since 1965. Addiction therapist Beth Israel Hospital, Passaic, since 1984.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

Peace making is the creative and positive quest for the well-being of humankind and the planet on which people live.

Views

Anyone may appear in hardship and poverty. Never give up in pursuit of happiness and one day you will find yourself in the right place, where God gives the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for.

Membership

Art director Personnel Development, 1977. Managing editor quarterly newsletter. Fundraiser United Negro College Fund, 1982.

Chairman United States Treasury, 1982—1986. Choir director Methodist Church, Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, 1985—1986. Member of United Nations Association (United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund chairman 1985, Service award 1982-1985), Laubach Literacy International (director 1966-1983, supervisor 1980-1985, Service award 1985), New Jersey Alcoholism Association.

Connections

Married Wadsworth Lowell Bishop, August 31, 1972 (divorced 1980).