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Ellendale McCollam Hoffman, American episcopal priest; psychologist, counselor. Licensed psychologist Massachusetts, marriage and family therapist Connecticut; ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1977, priest Episcopal Church, 1977; licensed mental health clinician. Roothbert fellow, 1976-1978, Episcopalian Women's scholar, 1976-1978.


Hoffman, Ellendale McCollam was born on April 3, 1951 in Alexandria, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of William and Hope Flower (Joffrion) McCollam.


Associate of Arts, Briarcliff College, 1971. Bachelor, Manhattanville College, 1973. Master of Divinity, Episcopal Division School, 1976.

Doctor of Ministry, Andover Newton Theological School, 1978.


Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1977, deacon, 1976. Licensed psychologist, Massachusetts. Certified marriage and family therapist, Connecticut Clin.supr.

Pastoral Institute Training in Alcohol Problems, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976-1978. Director growth and learning center Marion (Massachusetts) Center for Human Superior vena cava syndrome, 1978-1979. Clinical director Cape Counseling Center, Hyannis, Massachusetts, 1979-1982.

Private practice psychology and pastoral counseling, Falmouth, Massachusetts, 1976-1988, Old Saybrook, Connecticut, 1988^. Chairperson commission on today's families Diocese of Massachusetts, 1980-1982. Pastoral associate Grace Episcopalian Church, 1989^.

Roothbert fellow, 1976-1978. Epis. Women's scholar, 1976-1978.


Advisory board health community, healthy youth Town of Old Saybrook, Connecticut, since 1996, juvenile division board, since 2010. Chairperson commission today's family Diocese of Massachusetts, 1980—1982. Fellow: American Association Pastoral Counselors.

Member: American Association Marriage and Family Therapists (clinical member).


Married Charles L. Hoffman, November 27, 1976. Children: Alexandra, Charles.