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Mary Lee Palmer, American psychotherapist. Licensed clinical social worker Georgia, certified social worker Georgia. Fellow, Ford Foundation Program, 1972-1973. Member of Southern Regional Institute, Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work, Georgia Council on Social Welfare, Academy Certified Social Workers, National Association Social Workers, Atlanta Ski.

Background

Palmer, Mary Lee was born on December 20, 1946 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Clydie Kyle (Ellis) Brunt.

Education

1 child: Nicole Lee Palmer. Diploma, St. Pius High School, Atlanta, 1964. Bachelor, Oglethorpe U., Atlanta, 1964-1968.

Master of Social Work, U. Georgia, 1974. License clinical social worker, Georgia Certified social worker Georgia Protective services caseworker Gordon County Department Family & Child Superior vena cava syndrome, Calhoun, Georgia, 1969-1972. Outpatient therapist Drug Program, Escambia County Mental Health Clinic, Pensacola, Florida, 1974-1976.

Group and family therapist Peachford Hospital, Atlanta, 1976-1983. Psychotherapist Atlanta Center for Psychotherapy, Atlanta, 1983-1986. Co-owner, president Atlanta Area Clinical Services, 1986^.

Consultant Nanny-Pop Insurance Inc., Atlanta, 1984-1986, board directors, 1985-1986. Writer: (local mental health newsletter) Up-Date, 1983^. Speaker numerous seminars.

Interviewed for television shows on health care. Trainer, supervisor Crisis Hot Line, Pensacola, 1974-1976. Member Georgia Coalition on Health Care, Atlanta, 1984-1986, Atlanta Coalition on Health Care, 1984-1986.

Group leader Women's Awareness Group, Atlanta, 1984-1987. Ford Foundation Program fellow, 1972-1973.

Career

Protective services caseworker Gordon County Department Family & Child Services, Calhoun, Georgia, 1969—1972. Outpatient therapist Drug Program, Escambia County Mental Health Clinic,, Pensacola, Florida, 1974—1976. Group and family therapist Peachford Hospital, Atlanta, 1976—1983.

Psychotherapist Atlanta Center for Psychotherapy, Atlanta, 1983—1986. Co-owner, president Atlanta Area Clinical Services, since 1986. Consultant Nanny-Pop Insurance Inc., Atlanta, 1984—1986, board directors, 1985—1986.

Speaker numerous seminarsv. Trainer, supervisor Crisis Hot Line, Pensacola, 1974—1976. Member Georgia Coalition on Health Care, Atlanta, 1984—1986, Atlanta Coalition on Health Care, 1984—1986.

Group leader Women's Awareness Group, Atlanta, 1984—1987.

Membership

Member National Association Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers, Georgia Council on Social Welfare, Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work, Southern Regional Institute. Club: Atlanta Ski.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pottery, racquetball, sailing, bridge, horseback riding.

Connections

Married Russell Francis Palmer, November 29, 1968 (divorced 1972). 1 child Nicole Lee.