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Patricia Lynne Sheehan, American therapist, writer. Member American Counseling Association, American Association for Group Therapists, Southwest Writers Association, Albuquerque Association for Education of Young Children (president 1978), Society for Childrens Book Writers and Illustrators, Population-Environment Network.

Background

Sheehan, Patricia Lynne was born on November 11, 1945 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of William Palmer and Florence Louise (Muller) Sheehan.

Education

Bachelor, Florida Atlantic University, 1967. Master of Education, Florida Atlantic University, 1975.

Career

Elementary teacher, Florida Public Schools, West Hollywood, 1967-1969;elementary teacher, North Carolina Public Schools, Chapel Hill, 1969-1970;English as Second Language teacher, North America Institute, Barcelona, Spain, 1971-1973;English as Second Language teacher, Panama Cultural Institute, Panama City, 1974-1975;counselor, Opportunities Industrialization Organisation, Albuquerque, 1975-1977;kindergarten teacher, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1977-1987;private practice, Albuquerque, since 1987.

Membership

Member American Counseling Association, American Association for Group Therapists, Southwest Writers Association, Albuquerque Association for Education of Young Children (president 1978), Society for Childrens Book Writers and Illustrators, Population-Environment Network.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: composing and singing songs, improvisation theater, travel, dancing, hiking.

Connections

Daughter of William Palmer and Florence Louise (Muller) S. M. Bud Burns, December 23, 1976 (divorced October 1978).