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Catherine Elizabeth Shelton, American social worker. Certified rehabilitation counselor, Florida. Grantee Florida Presbytery, 1989. Co-chairman Rockledge Centennial Commission, 1987-1988; volunteer social worker Brevard Hospice, 1987-1989; Member National Association of Social Workers, Florida Association Social Workers, Association for Retarded Citizens, Eagles.

Background

Shelton, Catherine Elizabeth was born on April 2, 1956 in Rockledge, Florida, United States. Daughter of Lynn Henson and Dora Anne (Thompson) Shelton.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina, 1978. Master of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling, University South Florida, 1980. Master of Social Work, University South Florida, 1991.

Career

Vocational evaluator, adjustment counselor Brevard Achievement Center, Rockledge, 1975-1978. Director training Paraprofl. Counseling Service University South Florida, Tampa, 1978-1980.

Vocational evaluator Goodwill Industries, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1980-1982. Client development coordinator Brevard County Association Retarded Citizens-Springwood Estates, Rockledge, 1982-1986. Vocational counselor Devereux Hospital and Children's Center, Melbourne, Florida, 1987.

Social worker James A. Haley Veterans Administration Hospital, Tampa, since 1990. Researcher biopsychosicial and educational needs of children born exposed to cocaine.

Achievements

  • Certified rehabilitation counselor, Florida.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Inventor Shelton Dexterity Test, 1980.

Membership

Co-chairman Rockledge Centennial Commission, 1987-1988. Volunteer social worker Brevard Hospice, 1987-1989. Member National Association of Social Workers, Florida Association Social Workers, Association for Retarded Citizens, Eagles.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Biking, camping, swimming.

Connections

father:
Lynn Henson Shelton

mother:
Dora Anne (Thompson) Shelton