Costa, Manuel J(oseph)

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COSTA, Manuel J(oseph)

COSTA, Manuel J(oseph). American, b. 1933. Genres: Inspirational/Motivational Literature. Career: Roman Catholic priest, 1961-75; pastor of St. Bernard's parish in Eureka, CA, 1968-74; College of Notre Dame, Belmont, CA, assistant professor of religious studies and director of campus ministry, 1974-75; Bridge Counseling Center, Morgan Hill, CA, executive director, 1975-79; Miramonte Mental Health Services, Palo Alto, CA, executive director, 1979-88; psychotherapist in private practice, 1989-. Guild for Psychological Studies, seminar leader, 1981-. Publications: (with M. Eussen) Life and Love, 1969; Tackling Life Head On: Lessons for Kids' Lives with Ronnie Lott as Coach, 1997. Address: 5570 Harvard Dr., San Jose, CA 95118-3418, U.S.A.