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Professional Experience

2009-Present Professor, Educational Psychology, University of Washington Tacoma
2007-Present Associate Vice Chancellor, University of Washington Tacoma
1999-2007 Director, Education Program, University of Washington Tacoma.
2000-2001 Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Washington Tacoma.
1991-1998 Tenured, Associate Professor, Associate Dean and Director of Graduate Studies ('95-97) School of Education, Seattle Pacific University
1994 Instructor, S.O.A.R. program. Preparation program for National Board of Certified Counselors.
1992-93 Counselor, Seattle Pacific University Counseling Center
1990-91 Adjunct Instructor, (Human Development and the Learner) Central Washington University, Department of Psychology
1983-91 Adjunct Instructor, (General Psychology, Developmental Counseling, Family Counseling, Counseling Theory and Practice, DSM-III-R) Seattle Pacific University
1990-91 Adjunct Instructor, (General Psychology) North Seattle Community College
1989-90 Clinical Psychology Internship: Olympic Mental Health Associates, Bremerton, WA.
1987-89 Teaching Assistant: Educational Psychology, University of Washington
1988 Counseling Practicum and Assessment Supervisor, University of Washington
1982-86 Director, Christian Counseling Service of Seattle.
1986 Guest Instructor, Northwest Nazarene College, Nampa, Idaho, "Women in the Helping Professions: Interaction Between Career and Family".
1982-92 Speaker, Parenting Skills Workshops, Seattle WA; Family Enrichment Workshops, Seattle, Washington and Salem, Oregon.
1982 Counseling Intern (Practicum), Children's Hospital and Medical Center, Day Treatment, Seattle. Assessment and family therapy with behaviorally disturbed pre school children and their families.
1981 Co-leader adult communications/growth group process, Seattle Pacific University.
1981 Volunteer teacher, Seattle Day Nursery's Abuse and Neglect Day Treatment Program.
1979 Counselor and tutor, Jacksonville Boys Home, Jacksonville, Florida.
1973 Full year, full time intern teacher, Juanita High School, Kirkland, Washington, Teaching ninth throughtwelfth grade, English, Speech, Debate; Counseling of students with alcoholic parents; Cross cultural counseling and tutoring of Asian refugees.
1973-1999 Children's Choir Director