Dr. Jim Davis, human sciences faculty, has been appointed to a statewide steering committee to develop a plan to improve and strengthen Oregon's system of long term care.
Department of Human Sciences
MS in Education: Counseling – Couples, Marriage and Family, Portland State University
BA in Human Studies, Marylhurst University
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Family Therapy
Relationship with the Transcendent: A Critical Inquiry into Numinous Experience
Tess Yevka has more than 10 years of education and exploration in the arenas of human awareness, body/mind/soul connection, spiritual practice, personal growth and self-discovery. She has led workshops covering such topics as: spiritual sexuality, open communication, empowered healing and improvisational acting as a vehicle for self-expression. She is a community involvement volunteer coordinator for the Apollo College Nursing Program. From 2005-2008, she served on the planning committee for Roots & Wings, a child abuse prevention month event for the Multnomah County Commission on Children, Families and Community. Her professional associations include the Oregon Education Association and Oregon Women in Higher Education.
Presentations / Workshops
Mind/Body Healing – Whole Health workshop co-facilitated with Chiropractic doctor.
Tango: The Relationship – Couples relationship workshop co-facilitated with Argentine tango instructor.
Finding Self – Women's empowerment workshop.
Being Here – Workshop for sexual child abuse survivors.
Community/World Service Activities
Team Leader, Child Abuse Prevention Month: Roots & Wings Committee (2006-2008)
AmeriCorps Member, CPSVWC, Child Abuse & Domestic Violence Prevention (2005-2006)
Graphic Designer, Promotional materials for Mapusha Weaving Cooperative (2004-present)
Graphic Designer, Fundraising note cards for Esperado House & Mapusha Weavers (2003)
Producer and Graphic Designer, Ubuntu: Benefit Concert for Zulu Village (May 2003)
Producer, Embracing Argentina: Benefit Dance & Auction (August 2002)
Graphic Designer, Fundraising calendar for Esperado House, South Africa (2002)