- 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
- 1989-Present Licensed Clinical Social Worker [LCSW]. State of Colorado.
- 1988-Present Academy of Certified Social Workers [ACSW]. National Accreditation.
- 2007-Present Approved Clinical Supervisor, Center for Credentialing and Education
- American Counseling Association (ACA)
- Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors (ACES)
- 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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Research & Scholarship
2012: Lecture: The Heroic Journey: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Park City, UT.
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, NM.
2012: Seminar: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Italy Play Therapy Institute. Florence, Italy.
2010: Lecture. Spirituality and Counselor Education: Integrating sacred experience and ritual process into the classroom. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Jackson, WY.
2010: Lecture. The Mythic Imagination and the Personal Life Story. Boulder Friends of Jung Boulder, CO.
2009: Guest Lecture. Gender and Representation: A Jungian Perspective. University of Colorado. Boulder, CO
2009: Day-long Seminar. The Grandmother’s Circle: Feminine Elder Wisdom. Denver, CO.
2008: Lecture. Indigenous Ways of Healing. Fall Seminar: Ancient Wisdom Informing Contemporary Counseling Practices: Shamanism, Astrology and Eastern Wisdom Traditions. Regis University. Denver, CO.
2008: Lecture. Developing a Mythic Sensibility. The C.G. Jung Society of Colorado Springs. Colorado Springs, CO.
2008: Lecture. Fall Film Series: The Secret of Roan Inish. Boulder Friends of Jung. Boulder, Colorado
2008: Co-Lecturer. The Male Minority: Why Men Aren’t Coming to Counseling. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Breckenridge, Colorado.
Awards & Recognition
2012: Nominee Distinguished Mentor Award: Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors
2008: Excellence in Teaching Award. School of Education and Counseling, Regis University. Student selection. Denver, Colorado
2007: Excellence in Teaching Award. College for Professional Studies, Regis University. Faculty selection. Denver, Colorado.