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social sciences educator , writer

Rachelle A. Dorfman, American social sciences educator, writer. Licensed clinical social worker, California. Member National Association of Social Workers, American Society Aging, Geriatrics Society of America, Academy Certified Social Workers.

Background

Dorfman, Rachelle A. was born on July 24, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Frank and Frances (Handelman) Abramson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Hahnemann University, 1981. Master in Social Service, Bryn Mawr College, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Temple University, 1990.

Career

Assistant professor, Hahnemann U., Philadelphia, 1984-1988;assistant professor, University of California at Los Angeles, since 1989;deputy director, California Geriatric Education Center, 1989-1992. Psychotherapist, Philadelphia, 1983-1988. Visiting professor U. Hong Kong, 1994.

Achievements

  • Licensed clinical social worker, California.

Works

Membership

Member National Association of Social Workers, American Society Aging, Geriatrics Society of America, Academy Certified Social Workers.

Connections

Married K. Dorfman, February 8, 1961 (divorced April 1994). Children: Holly Sue, Jeffrey Adam.

father:
Frank Abramson

mother:
Frances (Handelman) Abramson

spouse:
K. Dorfman

children:
Holly Sue Dorfman

Jeffrey Adam Dorfman