Professional Experience  -  40 Years of Private Practice

  • Specializing in relationship difficulties, infidelity, addiction, and individuals who desire to reach their personal creative potential.
  • The practice is gay/lesbian sensitive, multi-cultural, multi-faith and inclusive.

Supervision - 23 Years

  • Director of 60 student therapists
  • Ongoing supervision of the practice of 10 or more clinicians per year.  This has included supervision of practices dealing with sexual abuse, play therapy, couples therapy, individual therapy, multi-faith issues multi-cultural issues, racial, victims of violence and torture, and families at risk. It has involved the supervision of clinicians using a wide range of therapeutic modalities.


  • Doctor of Ministry (D.Min)  Specializing in Pastoral Counselling, Theological Chicago Seminary 
  • Master of Divinity (M.Div) Emmanuel College, Victoria University / St.Andrew's University, Scotland
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Economics Major, University of Western Ontario

Professional Memberships

  • Supervisor and Clinical member of AAMFT (BCAMFT division)
  • Teaching Supervisor, CAPPE (retired)

Additional Professional Activities

  •  Past President of BCAMFT
  • Former Member of the Task Force for Counsellor Certification by the B.C. Provincial Legislature
  • Member of the Committee of BCAMFT board to encourage the creation of a Master’s Program in MFT
  • Taught courses in Pastoral Counselling and Dream Interpretation as Adjunct Faculty,  Toronto School of Theology.


  • Ordained To Ministry in United Church of Canada
  • Supervisor, AAMFT
  • Teaching Supervisor,   CAPPE
  • Clinical Membership, AAMFT