Jeane is a licensed professional counselor in the State of Colorado, current editor-in-chief for the Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health (PPN) and adjunct faculty (online) for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in their PPN program.
worked in the foster care system for ten years in various capacities, including as a therapist for children in foster care and as executive director of a foster placement agency.
has published a novel (The Birth of Hope) based on her
experiences in the foster care system.
The book also incorporates pre and perinatal psychology principals in this story of teen pregnancy in foster care.
She has been active as a member and presenter at APPPAH Congresses since the early 90s and currently serves on the Board of Directors for APPPAH.
resides in Lakewood, Colorado, USA, with her
husband, Larry, and a beautiful Golden Retriever named Beau.
will be participating in the Roundtable Discussion on Teen Pregnancy.