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educator , art psychotherapist

Mindy Leiner Jacobson, American art psychotherapist, educator. Certified open water diver.


Jacobson, Mindy Leiner was born on July 25, 1954 in New York City. Daughter of Murray and Joan Lois (Rubenstein) Leiner.


Student, Union College, Schenectady, 1974. Bachelor, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1975. MCAT in Creative Arts Therapies, Hahnemann University, 1978.

Certified in administration social services, Temple University, 1985.


Senior art psychotherapist Friends Hospital, Philadelphia, since 1978. Private practice, since 1982. Assistant professor Hahnemann University Philadelphia, since 1979, continuing education instructor, 1990-1991.

Clinical instructor, supervisor trenton (New Jersey) State College, 1989. Consultant United States Naval Regional Medical Center, Philadelphia, 1978. Faculty member Eastern Regional Conference on Multiple Personality Disorders, 1988-1994.

Articles reviewer Dissociation, 1989, 93, 96. Presenter in field.


  • Certified open water diver.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Speaker on preventive child abuse Jewish Federation Philadelphia, 1988, 89. Assistant Brownie leader Girl Scouts United States of America, Melrose Park, Pennsylvania, 1988-1991. Treasurer Philadelphia Sea Horses, 1990-1993.

Member American Art Therapy Association (registered professional, editor film-video journal. since 1994), International Society for Study Multiple Personality Disorders and Dissociative States (professional), Delaware Valley Art Therapy Association (honorary life, professional, treasurer 1979-1982, newsletter committee).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, classical piano, scuba diving.


Married Christopher Harold Jacobson, March 9, 1980 (divorced 1984). 1 child, Stephanie Beth.

Murray Leiner

Joan Lois (Rubenstein) Leiner

Christopher Harold Jacobson

Stephanie Beth Jacobson