Former Chair of the Counseling Department at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) overseeing three graduate programs -- Counseling, School Psychology, and Research.
Co-founder of Connecticut Art Therapy Association
Co-founder of Center on Aging at SCSU.
Granted Professor Emeritus status for contributions to SCSU.
Former President of Counselor Education and Supervision, a division of the Connecticut Counselor Association.
Recognition award for contributions to the profession of art therapy, granted by the Connecticut Art Therapy Association.
Awarded Certificate in Family Therapy by Bristol (CT) Hospital Family Therapy Unit.