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poet , Clinical psychologist

Patricia Carpenter, American clinical psychologist, poet. Diplomate in clinical psychology American Board of Examiners in Psychology.

Background

Carpenter, Patricia was born on May 16, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of William Henry and Kathryn Virginia (Dix) Humphrey.

Education

AB, Oberlin College, 1941. Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies, Western Reserve University, 1943. Master of Arts, Wayne State University, 1958.

Doctor of Philosophy, Wayne State University, 1961.

Career

Library, Detroit Public Library., 1943-1949;research library, United Automobile Workers-Chief Information Officer, Detroit, 1950-1956;research fellow, graduate assistant, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1956-1958;psychologist Clinic for Child Study,, Wayne County Juvenile Court, Detroit, 1959-1963;director psychological services, Wayne County Juvenile Court, Detroit, 1963-1981;director, Psychological Superior vena cava syndrome for Youth, Brighton, Michigan, since 1981;consultant, Wayne County Juvenile Court, Detroit, 1981-1983. Consultant N. Suburban Counseling Associations, Mount Clemens, Michigan, 1974-1981, Genesee County Child and Adolescent Svc., Flint, Michigan, 1980-1982. Leaderintensive journal workshops Dialogue House, New York City, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Diplomate in clinical psychology American Board of Examiners in Psychology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, poetry to various publications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, swimming, traveling.

Connections

Married Warren H. Carpenter, March 29, 1958.

father:
William Henry Humphrey

mother:
Kathryn Virginia (Dix) Humphrey

spouse:
Warren H. Carpenter