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Sigrid Linnevold Austin, American counselor. Licensed professional counselor. Scholar School Public Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1986.


Austin, Sigrid Linnevold was born on August 15, 1939 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Bernhard Olaf Johann and Agnes Elizabeth (Spiva) Linnevold.


Bachelor, Barnard College, 1961. Master of Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1986.


Senior counselor Peninsula Hospital, Hampton, Virginia, 1986-1988. Counselor Williamsburg (Virginia) Center for Therapy, since 1988. Counselor outreach program Williamsburg Hospital, since 1988.

Counselor eating disorder program Williamsburg Hospital Outreach, 1993. Crisis counselor William & Mary Police Department, since 1993. Adjunct faculty Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 1988-1990.


Board directors Surry County Society Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Surry, Virginia, 1993. Active National Trust History Preservation, Washington, 1992-1993, National Conservancy, 1992-1993. Member of American Association of University Women, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing International Association Training, Obsessive Compulsive Foundation, Virginia Association Clinical Counselors, Virginia Mental Health Association, Virginia Association Alcohol and Drug Abuse, National Association Alcohol and Drug Abuse, International Association Eating Disorders, Phi Kappa Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: birding, gardening, sailing, music, historical preservation.


Married William Jerome Austin, May 16, 1962. Children: Christopher Peter, Douglas Patrick, Colin Michael.