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Helen Haft Goldstein, American Writer ( art: literature)writer. Fellow Am.Orthopsychiat. Association; member National Association Social Workers (president North Carolina chapter 1981-1983), American Public Health Association.


Goldstein, Helen Haft was born on December 7, 1921 in Albany, New York, United States. Daughter of Harry and Clara (Duchen) Haft.


AB, Rutgers University, 1943. Master of Social Work, Boston University, 1948. Master of Education,, University Pittsburgh, 1962.


Chief psychiatric social worker Brazos County Counseling Service, Bryan, Texas, 1968—1971. Director social work program W.H. Trentman Mental Health Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1972—1977. Director social work extension program department sociology North Carolina State University, 1977—1980.

Columnist Family Forum, Cary (North Carolina) News, since 1974. Columnist Kids' Cuisine, Raleigh Times, since 1981. Private practise; Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.


Board directors North Carolina Conference for Social Service, 1981—1983, Young Women’s Christian Association of Wake County, North Carolina, 1982—1983. Member North Carolina Legislation Commission on Medical Cost Containment, 1983—1985. Member advisory board Wake County Council on Aging.

Active senior citizens advisory committee Town of Cary, 1991—1993. Fellow: American Orthopsychiat. Association; member: American Public Health Association, National Association Social Workers (president North Carolina chapter 1981-1983), Cary Women's (secretary 1982-1984), North Carolina State University Women's (vice president).


Married Irving S. Goldstein, December 16, 1945. Children: Ardath GoldsteinWeaver, Darra Goldstein Crawford, Jared Haft Goldstein.

Harry Haft

Clara (Duchen) Haft

Irving S. Goldstein

Ardath Goldstein Weaver Goldstein

Darra Goldstein Crawford Goldstein

Jared Haft Goldstein