Ph.D in Counseling Psychology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. May 1003.

MA in Counseling of the Hearing Impaired, Gallaudet College, Washington, D.C. May 1983

B.A. in19th and 20th Century European Intellectual History, Cornell University, Ithaca. New York. Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, with distinction in all subjects. June 1978.


Licensed Psychologist, State of Massachusetts, June 1994 to present.

National Register as a Health Service Provider in Psychology, No. 46097, Jan. 23, 2001 to present

Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner, Nov 11, 2011 to 2016

Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification, 1986 to 2016



2011 American Psychological Association, Division  22.   Larry Stewart Award, August 5, 2011

2007 Commonwealth Citation for Outstanding Performance,   Executive Office of Human Services, Commonwealth of   Massachusetts, Oct 5, 2007

Westborough State Hospital E-REACH AWARD  for leadership in staff and program development.  Sept. 12, 2007.

Eugene Peterson Award “in recognition of exemplary direct  service provision in the rehabilitation of deaf adults with additional  handicapping conditions”. ADARA Conference, St Louis, Missouri, May 24, 2007.

Westborough State Hospital Stellar Performer Award, Dec. 2002

Bell-flasher award for best conference workshop.  ADARA 2003 Conference.  Rutherford, New Jersey.   May 28-31.  2003

American Psychological Association Science Directorate 1992 Dissertation Research Award Recipient

 Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Cornell University, June 1978                                  .