Greenstone, James L. 1943- (James Lynn Greenstone)

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Greenstone, James L. 1943- (James Lynn Greenstone)


Born March 30, 1943, in Dallas, TX; son of Carl and Fifi Greenstone; married Sharon Cohen Leviton (a writer), March 31, 1992 (divorced); children: Cynthia Beth, Pamela Celeste, David Carl. Ethnicity: "American." Education: University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1965; University of North Texas, M.S., 1966, Ed.D., 1974.


Office—222 W. 4th St., Ste. 212, Fort Worth, TX 76102.


Private practice of psychotherapy in Fort Worth, TX, 1966—. American Board of Examiners in Crisis Intervention, diplomate; Fort Worth Police Department, police psychologist, 1992-2002. Capella University, Minneapolis, MN, professor, 1999-2007. Military service: U.S. Army and other armed forces, 1961-2007; became colonel; received Army Commendation Medal. Texas State Guard, deputy commander of Medical Reserve Corps, deputy commandant of Military Emergency Management Service Academy, and responsible for Texas Medical Ranger Groups in northern Texas.


(With Sharon C. Leviton) Hotline: Crisis Intervention Directory, Facts on File (New York, NY), 1981.

(With Sharon C. Leviton) Crisis Intervention: A Handbook for Interveners, Kendall/Hunt Publishing (Dubuque, IA), 1982.

(With Sharon C. Leviton) Elements of Crisis Intervention: Crises and How to Respond to Them, Brooks/Cole Publishing (Pacific Grove, CA), 1993, 2nd edition, 2002.

(With Sharon C. Leviton) Elements of Mediation, Brooks/Cole Publishing (Pacific Grove, CA), 1997.

(Under name James Lynn Greenstone) The Elements of Police Hostage and Crisis Negotiations: Critical Incidents and How to Respond to Them, Haworth Press (Binghamton, NY), 2005.

The Elements of Disaster Psychology: Managing Psychosocial Trauma, Charles C. Thomas Publishers (Springfield, IL), 2007.

Editor in chief, Journal of Police Crisis Negotiations. State Defense Forces Publication Center, associate editor for medical support; Military Medicine, member of editorial board.

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