ARZone is proud to announce the addition of Barbara DeGrande as a member of our admin team.
Barbara is a writer, blogger, vegan abolitionist, analyst, therapist and an advocate for humans and other animals. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from U.C. Santa Barbara and a Master's degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University.Barbara has worked in Juvenile Justice, managed and developed forensic mental health programs and directed the Ventura County MIOCR (Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction) grant. Barbara is currently the Dallas Vegan Culture Examiner for Examiner.com as well as a Feature Writer for Suite101 in the Documentary Film section. She maintains her blog at www.veganacious.com and produces a corresponding podcast. She has also contributed her writing elsewhere, most recently an anti-torture treatise featured on a political blog.Barbara recently established Animal Rights and Rescue of North Texas, a vegan abolitionist group dedicated to respect and justice for all animals.Please join us in welcoming Barbara to the ARZone team!!