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Barbara Waite | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 15, 2011

Barbara Waite

Quick Response Writer/Copyeditor
   United States
  |   Grinnell, IA
  |  12:50 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I provide quick turnaround writing, copyediting, research, fact checking, and proofreading. My masters and doctorate are in sport psychology with an emphasis on research methods and counselor education. I obtained licensure as a Mental Health Counselor. In addition to my freelance writing and entrepreneurial ventures, I've worked in a variety of occupations and career paths, including higher education, coaching, wellness, and sporting goods retail. I've published in a variety of areas including health and wellness, sport performance,...

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Service Description

Avoid small mistakes that make your work seem less than it is. Avoid big mistakes that turn your world upside down. Send me your text, speech, or script and I'll give you the confidence to say it or publish it. Send me your ideas, outlines, or notes and I'll happily return professional copy.

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Employment

Walk the Talk, every step counts
Founder, Director
2010 - Present
Walk the Talk, every step counts links philanthropy with wellness at www.walkthetalkcentral.com
self-employed
Freelance Writer, Editor, Consultant
2007 - Present
University of Maryland University College
Adjunct Assistant Professor
2007 - Present
Grinnell College
Assistant Professor/Coach/Wellness Director
2004 - 2007
Head Coach, Women's Tennis; Assistant Coach, Softball; Wellness Director for employees of Grinnell College
Grinnell College
Coach, Wellness Director, Assistant Director, GORP
2001 - 2004
Head Coach, Women's Tennis; Wellness Director for employees of Grinnell College; Assistant Director of Grinnell Outdoor Recreation Program
self-employed
Freelance writer, sport performance consultant
1994 - 2000
produced articles, chapters, encyclopedia entries for various print publications and on line media; created www.sportdoc.com; provided consultation on line via email
University of Iowa
Assistant Visiting Professor
1990 - 1994
directed Sport Psychology Program; advised graduate students, conducted research, and taught courses in sport psychology, research methods, social-psych of sport, stress management; consulted with...
self-employed
Freelance writer, sport performance consultant
1988 - 1990

Education

University of Virginia
Doctorate
1986 - 1988
University of Virginia
Master of Education
1983 - 1986
University of Arizona
Bachelor of Arts
1972 - 1976

Keywords

writing
copyedit
research
fact check
proofread
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