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The Majestic Ballroom or how I got my start in police psychology

March 2, 2016

Tags: Dance hall, dance hall hostess, dime-a-dance

I am a police psychologist and the author of three non-fiction books and two mysteries featuring my fictional counterpart, police psychologist, Dr. Dot Meyerhoff. I'm often asked how I got started in police psychology. The answer is far from simple.

I grew up in the 1950ís when my job prospects were limited to teaching (more…)