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Grace Elizabeth Murphy, American chemical dependency hospital administrator, therapist, nurse. Certified marriage, family, child counselor California; licensed nurse, California. Recipient Margaret C. Haley award, Seton Hall University, 1965, awards, California State University, 1981.


Murphy, Grace Elizabeth was born on July 8, 1942 in Jersey City. Daughter of Edward Leo and Gertrude Edith (Martell) Gallagher.


Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Seton Hall University, 1964. Master of Arts, Azusa Pacific University, 1981.


Staff nurse emergency unit Jersey City Medical Center, 1964—1965. Co-chairman maternal-child health department Holy Name Hospital, Teaneck, New Jersey, 1965—1966. Office manager Ob-Gyn, Jersey City, 1966—1968.

Treatment team coordinator St. Mary Medical Center, Long Beach, 1981—1983. Developer family program Memorial Medical Center, 1983—1984, supervisor, 1984—1985, clinical program director chemical dependency unit, since 1986. Private practice marriage, family, child therapy.

Conductor community workshops Los Angeles County, 1980—1985.


Member of Association Family Conciliation Courts, National Counsel on Family Relations, Association Labor-Management Administrators and Consultant on Alcoholism, California Association Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, National Association Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, National Nurses Society on Addictions, American Heart Association, American Association Family Counselors and Mediators, Family Therapists, California Association Marriage, Family Therapists, American Association Marriage, Sigma Theta Tau.


Children: Timothy Alan, Jeffrey Michael, Christopher David, Megan Grace.