Skilled, Professional Guidance Integrated with Spiritual Wisdom

Career Information

 

 

Experience

 

Clinical Practice       1975-Present

 

Averaged 30 hours per week of clinical assessment and treatment for individuals, couples, and families, and group therapy.

 

Supervision and mentoring for 23 successive interns in a collegial atmosphere offering mutual support, a learningmindset, and personal development.

 

Consultation to 17 colleagues in group practice, and to 29 colleagues in the community at large, focusing on clinical expertise as well as business skills such as market research and practice marketing, as well as self-care and risk management.

 

Consultation with leaders of community organizations in such issues as staff development, managing of staff conflict, transition management, and leadership effectiveness. Formulated contracts for service and conducted organizational assessment using clinical interviews and objective tests. Formulated intervention proposals and conducted coaching, intervention with staff meetings, outcome measures, and follow-up recommendations.

 

 

Founder/Director           Community Christian Counseling         1995-2007

 

Completed market research and subsequently established a community-based multi-disciplinary center for spiritually integrated professional psychotherapy. Established policies and procedures, conducted staffing, payroll, and employee management.

 

Envisioned and conducted outreach seminars and workshops for the community.

 

Known as the premier source for spiritually integrated clinical services in the region. Also the largest such center, with as many as 15 staff representing Psychiatry, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Clinical Social Work. Provided training and inservice for staff, and supervision for as many as seven interns at a time.

 

 

 

Vice President          Christian Counseling Centers, Inc.    1983-1995

 

Co-founded and served as a Vice-President and board member for a nonprofit corporation establishing a network of eleven community based outpatient treatment centers providing clinical services and outreach coordination with local churches and community agencies.

 

As a Director of one of the local centers, provided clinical services, inservice training, staff management, supervision, and outreach coordination while setting policies and overseeing operations of the corporation.

 

Delivered seminars and workshops for the community. Coordinated and executed meetings with leaders of community organizations, offering psychological information designed to benefit leaders in their role.

 

 

 

Adjunct Professor

 

Fuller Seminary

Marriage Family Therapy Program            1998-1999

 

Instructed Live Team Supervision course. Introduced students to relationship skill development in their first contact with clients, and first experience with supervision. Utilized one-way mirror team and professor, with in-depth treatment planning and case discussion.

 

 

Western Seminary

Marriage Family Therapy Program        1995-1997

 

Instructed Pastoral Counseling course for seminary students and Psychopathology course for counseling students.

 

 

Azusa Pacific University

School of Marriage & Family Therapy         1980-1993

 

Instructed courses in Group Therapy, Treatment Planning, Assessment, and Diagnosis.   Consistently rated among the top instructors in the program.

 

 

 

Education

 

 

Ph.D.  Clinical Psychology      

Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology     1980

 

 

M.A. Counseling Psychology      

Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology     1976

 

 

B.A.   Psychology

 

Westmont College     1973

 

 

 

 

Credentials

 

 

Licensed Clinical Psychologist       

Since 1983

State of California

License No. PSY 7972.

No ethical complaints or Board reviews.

Eighteen hours per year Continuing Education

 

 

 

American Psychological Association      

Member since 1977

 

 

 

Christian Association for Psychological Studies

Member since 1976

 

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