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Kathleen Rose Higby, American counseling agency executive, counselor, consultant. Certified clinical mental health counselor, chemical dependency clinical supervisor, alcohol and drug counselor; licensed mental health counselor, Rhode Island.


Higby, Kathleen Rose was born on September 12, 1950 in Providence. Daughter of Francis John and Edith Marie (Hilton) McCaffrey.


Bachelor in Education and Psychology, University Rhode Island, 1968. Master of Arts in Agency Counseling, Rhode Island College, 1983.


Teacher, Cranston (Rhode Island) School Department, 1972-1974;counselor, Warwick, Rhode Island, 1983-1985;senior counselor, Kent House, Warwick, Rhode Island, 1985-1987;clinical supervisor, Directions, West Warwick, 1987-1989;group facilitator, Codependency, South Dakot, since 1989;president, Feeling and Healing Groups, Inc., Warwick, since 1989;consultant, lecturer, since 1989. Lecturer codependency and couples, since 1989.


Featured in documentary Adult Children of Alcoholics, WBZ-television, Boston, 1989. President auxiliary Rhode Island Society Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, 1987. Member American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Rhode Island Association Children of Alcoholics.


Married Raymond F. Higby, June 20, 1972. Children: Jodie Alexandra, Deanna Nicole, Kerri Kathleen.