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art therapist

Elaine Fately Keener, American art therapist.

Background

Keener, Elaine Fately was born on September 13, 1936 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Thomas and Mildred (Monroe) Fately.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1959. Master of Arts, Vermont College, 1979. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1994.

Career

Social worker, Boston City Missionary Societysocial worker, Charlestown Armed Superior vena cava syndrome, Young Men’s Christian Associationsocial worker, Kanawha County Schools, Charleston, West Virginia, 1974-1976;art therapist, Charleston Area Medical Center, 1976-1978;art therapist, Highland Hospital, Charleston, 1978-1980;art therapist, Lakin (West Virginia) Eastern State Hospital, 1980-1986;activities director, Triad United Methodist Home, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1986-1992;art therapist, Charter Hospital, Winston-Salem, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Arbor Acres, Winston Salem, 1995. Exhibited in group shows at UNCG, 1994, Greensboro College, 1994.

Connections

Married Howard Nelson Keener Junior, March 30, 1963 (divorced May 1986). Children: Christine Keener Cintron, Thad Thomas.

father:
Thomas Fately

mother:
Mildred (Monroe) Fately

spouse:
Howard Nelson Keener Junior

children:
Christine Keener Cintron Keener

Thad Thomas Keener