Since graduating from DMACC in 1987, I have worked in the Human Services (substance abuse) and Counseling fields. I have taught at DMACC since 1996 in Human Services and Psychology. I have a Masters in Health Care Administration from DMU and a Masters in Counseling from Drake University. Besides teaching, I am the Consultant for the USPS Employee Assistance Program (EAP). In Iowa, I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, a Licensed Master Social Worker, an Advanced Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a Certified Employee Assistance Professional. In California, I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor.