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Catherine A. McAuliffe Edit Profile

Catherine A. McAuliffe, American counselor, psychology educator, retired psychotherapist. Certified K-12 counselor, K-8 teacher Connecticut, adult education teacher. Scout leader Cub Scouts American, Meriden, 1984-1986, Girl Scouts American, 1986-1987. Member of American School Counseling Association, Connecticut School Counseling Association, American Counseling Association, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

McAuliffe, Catherine A. was born on July 31, 1952 in Northampton, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Francis G. and Emliy R. (Hanley) Ciarfella.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, University Connecticut, 1974. Master of Science in Counseling, Southern Connecticut State University, 1988. Postmaster's school counseling certified, Center Connecticut State University, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling, Lancaster University, 2009.

Career

1st grade teacher Granby (Connecticut) Public Schools, 1974-1975. Private psychotherapist Meriden, Connecticut, 1988—1997. Director counseling Paier College Art, Hamden, 1988—1997.

High school counselor Sacred Heart High School, Waterbury, 1990-1991. School counselor Meriden Public Schools, Cheshire (Connecticut) Public Schools, 1997—2000, Bridgeport (Connecticut) Public Schools, since 2001. Vice president CSCA, 2004—2006.

Volunteer representative chaiperson Party & Hospital Parent-Teachers Association. Personnel development counselor University Connecticut, Waterbury, 1991—1997. Psychology instructor Paier College Art, 1991—1997.

Membership

Scout leader Cub Scouts American, Meriden, 1984-1986, Girl Scouts American, 1986-1987. Member of American School Counseling Association, Connecticut School Counseling Association, American Counseling Association, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Singing, guitar, music.

Connections

Married Francis J. McAuliffe, August 14, 1999. Children: Richard Junior DiPersio, Edward DiPersio, Mary Catherine DiPersio.