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Helen Louise Breckenridge Renner

Helen Louise Breckenridge Renner, American counselor. Board certified social worker Academy Certified Social Workers. Named Outstanding Young Women America, 1968; named one of 2000 Notable American Women; recipient Achievement award, Upper Heyford Anglo-American Committee, England, 1968.

Background

Renner, Helen Louise Breckenridge was born on January 12, 1943 in Independence, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Walter Red Breckenridge and June Jeannetta (Combs) Gambrill.

Education

Student, University Maryland, 1972—1973. Student, Park College, 1977. Degree, Inchbald School Design, London, 1975.

Bachelor, Louisiana Technology University, 1983. Master of Arts in Guidance and Counseling, Louisiana State University, 1985. Master of Social Work, Louisiana State University, 1987.

Career

Program director Recreation Center, Rickenbacker Air Force Base, Ohio, 1977—1979, Skyclub Recreation Center, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, 1980. Secretary Louisiana Technology University, 1980—1981. Manager Southern Gallery, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1981—1986.

Psychiatric social worker Charter Forest Hospital, since 1988. Counselor Center Displaced Homemakers, Shreveport, 1984—1987, Hospice Louisiana, Shreveport, since 1984, Open Ear Crisis Line, Shreveport, 1984—1985.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Women, American Association Counseling and Development, American Mental Health Counselors Association, National Association Social Workers, Exchange Club Shreveport, Officers Wives Club (Barksdale Air Force Base), Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Robert Louis Renner, June 4, 1961. Children: Lori Ann, Scott Robert.