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Counseling educator

Linda Roach Wortham, American counseling educator. Certified professional counselor Texas. Recipient Outstanding Services Students award, Cedar Valley College, Lancaster, 1982.

Background

Wortham, Linda Roach was born on November 23, 1948 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Dayton Marvin and Peggy Marie (Palmer) Roach.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, Tennessee Technology University, 1970. Master of Arts summa cum laude, Tennessee Technology University, 1971. Postgraduate, North Texas State University, 1983—1985.

Career

Juv. probation officer Fulton County Juvenile Court, Atlanta, 1973. Rehabilitation counselor Atlanta Employment, Evaluation and Services Center, 1973—1974. Instructor psychology Mississippi County Community College, Blytheville, Arkansas, 1975—1980.

Director counseling Navarro College, Corsicana, Texas, 1980—1981. Counselor, human development instructor Cedar Valley College, Lancaster, since 1981. Consultant Mississippi County Economic Opportunity Commission, Blytheville, 1978—1980, Corsicana Chamber of Commerce, 1980—1981.

Achievements

  • Certified professional counselor Texas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Human Services Directory for Mississippi County, 1979.

Membership

Chairman education committee First United Methodist Church, Ennis, Texas, 1985. Member of American College Personnel Association, Dallas County Community College Faculty Association, Texas Junior College Teachers Association, Texas College Personnel Association (charter member), American Association Counseling Development, Phi Mu.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Water-skiing, reading.

Connections

Married Howard Leroy Wortham, September 4, 1971. Children: James Barrett, Peggy Lee.

father:
Dayton Marvin Roach

mother:
Peggy Marie (Palmer) Roach

spouse:
Howard Leroy Wortham

children:
James Barrett Wortham

Peggy Lee Wortham