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Curriculum Vita for Doris Jeanette

DATE OF BIRTH: April 18, 1948, Chatham County, North Carolina, U.S.A.


1975 - 1976
Temple University Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Behavior Therapy Unit, Postdoctoral Fellowship with Joseph Wolpe, M.D. as major supervisor.

1971 - 1975
Baylor University, Waco, TX, Doctor of Psychology.

1966 - 1970
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, BA with Psychology Major.



Founder and Director of the Center for the New Psychology, Philadelphia, PA


Founder of the global web site

1977 - present
Private Practice. Individuals, couples and group. Nature Workshops, coaching, consultations, speaking, Philadelphia, PA

1980 - 1990
Field Supervisor, Psy.D program, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

1976 - 1982
Supervisor and therapist, Feminist Therapy Collective, Philadelphia, PA

1977 - 1979
Supervisor, Eromin Center. Counseling for sexual minorities, Philadelphia, PA

1976 - 1978
Consultant, Jefferson Medical School, Philadelphia, PA

1976 - 1979
Consultant, Women's Center, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

1976 - 1979
Clinical Staff, Behavior Therapy Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Temple University Medical School, Philadelphia, PA

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Behavior Therapy Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Temple University Medical School, Philadelphia, PA

Internship, State of New Jersey, Ancora State Hospital, Hammonton, NJ

Clinical Practicum, Mental Health/Mental Retardation Center, Waco, TX

1972 - 1973
Clinical Practicum, Mexia Mental Retardation Center, Mexia, TX

Clinical Practicum, Methodist's Children's Home, Waco, TX

Clinical Practicum, Veterans Administration Hospital, Temple, TX

Drug Counselor, Neuse River Clinic, New Bern, NC

1968 & 1969
Psychology Aid, Mental Retardation, Morgantown, NC


1976 - present
Hundreds of workshops, speeches, and lectures to various classes, groups, retreats, associations and staff internationally.

"Releasing Creative Energy Though the Body", International Women's Writers Guild, Skidmore College, NY


Women and Spiritually Conference, Mankato, Minnesota, New and Exciting Ways to Use our Minds and Bodies, co lead with Jenna Catherine, author of Conversing with the Future


Philadelphia Ethical Society: "A New Model for Healthy Relationships," Philadelphia, PA


Teacher at the University for Global Well Being, Sweden.


The American Institute of Medical Education, "Healing Injured Emotions in the Body", Maui, USA.

International Association of New Science: "The Importance of The Emotional Body", Fort Collins, CO

International Association of New Science: "Experiencing Human Feelings: Their Role and Value in the Survival of the Species", Fort Collins, CO

Philadelphia Ethical Society: "Feelings--on the nature of and the reason for--Our Salvation", Philadelphia, PA

The Advanced Feminist Therapy Institute: "Feeling Free Sexually", Vail, CO

The Advanced Feminist Therapy Institute: "Conceptual Model for Discriminating Between Real Feelings and Defensive Feelings", Washington, DC

American Imagery Conference: "Creative and Unusual Uses of Fantasy in Various Group Settings", San Francisco, CA

Women's Health Concerns Conference: "Finding One's Strength as a Woman." Philadelphia, PA

Groups and Training

Group Experiences have evolved from Assertiveness Training into specialized groups on sexuality, relationships, and intimacy into current work, which challenge the established boundaries of human intimacy and group dynamics.

Leads Experiences in Nature, in the Forest, by the Sea and on the Mountain

Living with Joy, spiritual psychological seminar presented by ACTION AIDS, Philadelphia, PA

"Let Your Secrets Play", an experience in vulnerability, Philadelphia, PA

Studied with Irvin Yalom, M.D., leading authority on group psychotherapy, Jamaica, West Indies

Traveled to India and studied with Jean Houston, Ph.D., leading pioneer in human potential movement

1976 - 1982
Numerous two-day workshops at the Feminist Therapy Collective on intimacy, sexuality, self-love, assertiveness and relationships.


Keller, DJ and Goldstein, A. Orgasmic reconditioning reconsidered, Behaviour Research and Therapy, 1978, 16, 299-301. (Doris Jeanette Ward Keller)

Rosewater and Walker, Handbook of Feminist Therapy, 1985, Springer. Jeanette, "Feminism, The Future of? " Chap. 5, p. 39-44.

Jeanette, Doris. EMDR and Learning Theory, Association of Humanistic Psychology's Perspective, January 2002, 31.

Chapter in the International SourceBook, Transforming Frozen Energy into Flowing Energy, published in Jammu, India, 2002.

SexuallyFIT columnist for PhillyFIT Magazine, 2006.

Regular Column on Sex & Love appeared in New Visions Magazine and The Spirituality and Sexuality Journal - 2002-2005

Articles of human concern have been published in The Philadelphia Inquirer, Metro Newspaper, Natural Health and Beauty, Milestones, and Magical Blend Magazine.

Many articles on human potential published in Holistic Living, Visions Magazine and Progressive Health.

Produced audiotapes: FEELINGS. The Challenge of the Species, 1993.
FEAR. The pathway to freedom and joy, 1993.

The three tapes released in 2002 as a set, called: Opening the Heart- Your Emotional Guide to Self Esteem

Published poems and photographs. Produced multimedia production for Baylor University. Performed own written-movement works at galleries and women's organizations.

Radio, Television, Internet, Teleseminars, Podcasts

Radio and Television shows as a drug counselor and feminist therapist from 1970-1983.

Radio, Television, Internet, podcasts as an innovative psychologist creating a New Psychology since 1983-present.

Teleseminars series on Holistic Psychology available at Dr. Jeanette's holistic psychology web site.

Celebrity Expert, Emotional Health Expert, Anxiety Expert, Love Relationship Expert, Sexual Health Expert

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