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Ray Ivan Martin

family counselor , minister

Ray Ivan Martin, American family counselor, minister. Professional hypnotherapist; certified consultant; ordained to ministry United Methodist Church. Danielson Pastoral Counseling Center fellow Boston University, 1958-1959; recipient Award of Honor, Clarinda Mental Health Clinic, Des Moines, 1969-1972.

Background

Martin, Ray Ivan was born on August 28, 1930 in Rock Port, Missouri, United States. Son of Charles Beck and Ivan Leah (Baker) Martin.

Education

Bachelor, Simpson College, 1955. STB, Master of Theology, Boston University, 1957. Doctor of Theology, Boston University, 1968.

Career

Pastor 1st Methodist Church, North Attleboro, Massachusetts, 1960-1967, minister of counseling Des Moines, 1967-1972. Director, founder Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center, 1972-1976. Owner, director Care & Counseling, Des Moines, since 1976.

Fellow, consultant New England Academy Hypnosis, Beverly, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Professional hypnotherapist. Certified consultant. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church.

Membership

President Highland Park-Des Moines Business Club, 1985-1986. Member American Academy Family Mediators, American Association Professional Hypnotherapists (professional).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Smallcraft woodworking, reading, sailing, motorcycling, trailoring.

Connections

Married Mary Ann Wisecup, June 19, 1955. Children: Craig Thomas, Cynthia Rae, Ivan Arthur, Clinton John.

father:
Charles Beck Martin

mother:
Ivan Leah (Baker) Martin

spouse:
Mary Ann Wisecup

children:
Craig Thomas Martin

Cynthia Rae Martin

Ivan Arthur Martin

Clinton John Martin