Dr. Murphy is a triumphant survivor of incest, rape, and dating/family violence. At age 18 her husband shot her in the face at close range with a twelve gauge shotgun. Miraculously she survived! She is the founder and Executive Director of Fair Care Center, Building Better Families Counseling & Training Services; along with a violence prevention education team who assist the "Cooling Room Project" to provide school-based, workplace, and church-based Anger Management, Violence Intervention/Prevention, and Mental Health Educational Series. Dr. Murphy is also the Chancellor/Founder of Elect Lady Sons of Thunder School of Ministry & Mentoring Academy, Producer & Host of Dr. Keepin` It REAL Radio Show. Sandy has been speaking professionally for over 30 years. By profession and through the gifts of Administration and Teaching, Sandy is a Consultant, Educator, Mentor and Trainer to develop Leaders, Schools, Colleges, Police Academy, Churches, Businesses, and others in Professional Development for Leadership, Family bonding, Violence Prevention/Intervention for individual/family, workplace public and community safety for family and community wellness. Sandy is the mother of two adult children: a son Tyrone, daughter Shondra, and the grandmother of 5 beautiful granddaughters. She has over 30 years of community education, training, and outreach services. Below and attached are listed some of her education/training experiences and various Publications.
Founder and Violence Prevention Education Facilitator for B.B. Families Counseling and [Cooling Room Project], Individual, Pre-Marriage, Dating, Family, Marriage Counseling/Therapy. Youth/Teen dating violence, bullying, truancy, cyber bullying, sexting, stalking, or criminal behavior prevention counseling/behavior assessments. Harris County Probation & Parole Department Court Ordered or Deferred Adjudication Case Prevention Education Class Facilitator, Community Service Supervision Case Counseling, Texas Department of Criminal Justice for Law Enforcement Training. Clergy and Secular Administration Professional Development Training, Texas Education for Secretaries Association (TESA)Professional Development Facilitator, Houston Police Department Cadet Training Academy-Domestic Violence Culture Sensitivity Trainer, Texas Institute Of Substance Abuse & Mental Health-Mental Health & Re-Entry Professionals Training, RayOliver’s C.M.H.C - Chief Executive Officer, Administrator, Mental Health Assessment Facilitator, Faith-based Certified Specialty Care Counselor Facilitator, Professor for Clergy Continuing Education Practicum Training Services.