Professional Bio

Education

  • Ph.D.,  Mythological Studies with emphasis in Depth Psychology. Pacifica Graduate Institute.  Carpinteria, California, 2004
  • M.A., Mythological Studies with emphasis in Depth Psychology. Pacifica Graduate Institute. Carpinteria, CA. 1999
  • MSW, Masters in Clinical Social Work. University of Denver, 1985
  • B.A., Religious Studies. University of Colorado-Boulder, 1981

Academic Experience

  • Degree Chair, Master of Arts in Counseling, College for Professional Studies, Regis University, 2012-present
  • Associate Professor. Master of Arts in Counseling Program, College for Professional Studies, Regis University, 2009-present
  • Practicum and Remediation Coordinator. Masters of Art in Counseling Program. College for Professional Studies. Regis University, 2008-2012

Recent Clinical Experience

  • Psychotherapist in Private Practice. Arvada, Colorado, 1989-Present
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Certifications & Expertise

Practice Licensure

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), State of Colorado

Practice Certifications

  • Academy of Certified Social Workers (CSW)
  • Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS)

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors (ACES)
  • Boulder Friends of Jung

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Mythological and Archetypal themes in the treatment of adults and adolescents
The relationship between trauma and addictions
The relationship between psychology, literature and religion

Recent Publications

Hall B.  (Autumn Issue 2014). Artemis without arrows: Aggression lost and found. Depth Insights Magazine and E-zine. 

Recent Presentations

Hall B.  Mythic Play with Adolescents: The Use of Bibliotherapy and Mythological stories in Counseling Adolescents.  American Counseling Association 2015 Conference & Expo. Orlando, FL: Platform. March 12-15, 2015.

Hall, B. (2012) Lecture: The Heroic Journey: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Park City, Utah.

Hall, B., Fidel-Rice, A. (2012) Lecture: Awakening the Whole Counselor: integrating ritual process into counselor education.: Religious values in Counseling: ASERVIC Conference on Spirituality and Religion in Counseling. Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Hall, B. (2012) Seminar: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Italy Play Therapy Institute. Florence, Italy.

Hall, B., Fidel-Rice, A. (2010) Lecture: Spirituality and Counselor Education: Integrating sacred experience and ritual process into the classroom. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Jackson, Wyoming.

Awards & Recognition

Awards

  • Nominee Distinguished Mentor Award, Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors, 2012.