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Janet Verline Thomas, American counselor. Certified counselor; licensed professional counselor, certified school counselor, Idaho.


Thomas, Janet Verline was born on June 14, 1936 in Caldwell, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Lougene and Josephine Connaway (Hill) Andersen.


Bachelor, College Idaho, 1958. Master of Education, College Idaho, 1968. Doctor of Education, University Nevada, 1994.


Teacher Wilder (Idaho) Elementary School, 1958-1959, Matteson School Dist, Park Forest, Illinois, 1960-1967. Counselor Marsing (Idaho) Schools, 1968-1972. Career guidance specialist Canyon-Owyhee School Service Agency, Caldwell, Idaho, 1972-1974.

Elementary school counselor Boise Schools, since 1974. Graduate assistant instructor University Nevada, Reno, 1991-1993. Special lecturer Boise State University, since 1978.

Adjunct faculty Albertson College Idaho, Caldwell, since 1988.


Member North America Society Adlerian Psychologists, Idaho Society Individual Psychology (Significant Adlerian Contributor 1987, president 1982-1983, American Counseling Association (American Personnel Guidance Association senator 1979-1982, Outstanding Service award 1982), Idaho Counseling Association (president 1977-1978, Distinguished Service award 1979), American School Counselors Association (regional elementary coordinator 1976-1977), Idaho School Counselor Association (president 1975-1976), International Association Marriage and Family Counselors, Idaho Career Development Association, Idaho Mental Health Counselors Association, Idaho Association Counselor Educators and Supervisors, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Carol Lloyd Thomas, May 10, 1956 (divorced 1965). Children: Gary Lee, Michael Louis.