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John Paul Peter

John Paul Peter, American social worker, social service agency administrator. Diplomat American Board Examiners in Clinical Social Work; certified Social Working; Lie Social Worker, Pennsylvania. Recipient Exemplar award national Network Social Work Managers and National Association of Social Workers, National Management Excellence awards for Social Work 1989, Outstanding Service award Child Care Association Pennsylvania.


Peter, John Paul was born on January 29, 1936 in Bad Axe, Michigan, United States. Son of Milton Peter.


Bachelor, Wheaton College, 1960. Master of Divinity, McCormick Theological Seminary, 1963. Master of Social Work, University Michigan, 1970.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Muhlenberg College, 1984.


Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Cleft Palate Clinic Lancaster Cleft Palate Clinic, 1970-1974. President, Chief Executive Officer Kidspeace, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, since 1974. Committee Administrator Standards, Child Welfare League of America.

Professor and technology Advisory Committee Mental Health, Joint Commission on Accredition of Health Care Organisations. President/Chief Executive Officer Kidspeace National Center for Kids in Crisis Inc., National Hospital for Kids in Crisis Inc., Centers for Kids in Crisis, Pennsylvania, New England, N.A.


Clergy of the Presbyterian Church of the United States of America. Member American Association Psychiatric Service for children (president), National Network for Social Work Managers (past president), American Management Association Mental Health Administrator, Academy Certified Social Workers, National Association of Social Workers.


  • Other Interests

    Wood working, collecting antiques.


Married Judith Phillips. Children: Gregory, Katherine.