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.
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.
Married Warren H. Carpenter, March 29, 1958.