Besner, Hilda F.

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BESNER, Hilda F.

BESNER, Hilda F. American (born Peru), b. 1950. Genres: Gay and lesbian issues, Human relations/Parenting, Psychology. Career: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, intern in clinical psychology at Malcolm Bliss Mental Health Center, 1975-76; clinical psychologist in private practice, St. Louis, 1976; Bessette, Farinacci and Associates, Fort Lauderdale, FL, clinical psychologist, 1977-81; Dade County Department of Youth and Family Development, clinical psychologist, 1977-78; Nova University, adjunct professor at Florida School of Professional Psychology, 1979-82; Southeast Biosocial Institute, director of clinical internship, 1980-81; clinical psychologist in private practice, Fort Lauderdale, 1981-. OptimaCare, vice-president, 1994-. Publications: (with S.J. Robinson) Understanding and Solving Your Police Marriage Problems, 1982; (with A. Besner and T.L. Perez) Rebuilding, 1992; (with A. Besner and Perez) After the Storm, 1992; (with C.I. Spungin) Gay and Lesbian Students: Understanding Their Needs, 1995; (with Spungin) Training Professionals to Work with Gays and Lesbians in Educational and Workplace Settings, 1997. Contributor to periodicals. Address: 915 Middle River Dr Ste 204, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, U.S.A.