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Rose Harmer, Canadian marriage and family therapist, mental health counselor. Certified rehabilitation counselor; licensed marriage and family therapist; licensed mental health counselor. Rotary scholar, 1983, 84, 85; recipient award John Price Foundation, 1986. Member American Association Counseling & Development, American Association Marriage and Family Therapy, National Board Certified Counselors.

Background

Harmer, Rose was born on December 9, 1939 in Kirland Lake, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States 1976, naturalized 1984. Daughter of John and Tyyne (Nykanen) Spillenaar.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, University São Paolo. Florida, 1986; Master of Arts in Counseling, University São Paolo. Florida, 1986; Certified, Ashland Theological Seminary, 1987.

Career

Intern, S.W. Addiction Superior vena cava syndrome, Fort Myers, Florida, 1985;intern, S.O.L.V.E. Maternity Home, Fort Myers, Florida, 1986;therapist and consultant, Counseling & Growth Center, Fort Myers, Florida, 1987-1989;psychotherapist in private practice, Cape Coral, Florida, 1987-1996;founder, psychotherapist, Genesis III Counseling Center, Fort Myers, since 1990.

Membership

Member American Association Counseling & Development, American Association Marriage and Family Therapy, National Board Certified Counselors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: biking, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Montford Oakes, September 3, 1960 (divorced 1972). Children: Sandra, Nancy. Married Robert Elswood Harmer, July 27, 1973.

Stepchildren: Joanne, Michael.