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religious organization administrator

Mary Joan Rice, religious organization administrator. Certified in spiritual direction; licensed mental health counselor. Recipient Walsh Medal in Philosophy Chestnut Hill College, 1953. Member American Psychological Association (associate member), American Association of University Women, Association Christian Therapists, Kappa Gamma Pi, Delta Epsilon Sigma.

Background

Rice, Mary Joan was born on May 31, 1931 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Earl Frederick and Mildred (Smith) Rice.

Education

AB summa cum laude, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, 1953. Master of Arts in Education, Villanova University, 1964. Master of Arts in Theology, Barry University, Miami, Florida, 1974.

Master of Science in Psychology, Chestnut Hill College, 1991.

Career

Administrator, Assumption Academy, Philadelphia, 1959-1963;administrator, Assumption School, Miami and Deerfield Beach, Florida, 1963-1972;assistant director/consultant religious education, Archdiocese of Miami, 1972-1979;pastoral associate, St. Stanislaus Parish, Lansdale, Pennsylvania, 1979-1982;director, Assumption Spiritual Center, Merion, Pennsylvania, 1983-1992;mental health therapist, private practice, since 1988. Consultant in religious education Archdiocese of Miami, 1970-1979.

Achievements

  • Certified in spiritual direction. Licensed mental health counselor.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association (associate member), American Association of University Women, Association Christian Therapists, Kappa Gamma Pi, Delta Epsilon Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, literature, art.

Connections

father:
Earl Frederick Rice

mother:
Mildred (Smith) Rice