Why Seek Counseling

Counseling

As a therapist one of the most common questions I hear is: “how bad does it have to get before someone should go to counseling?” Now to be blunt with you all, my belief is that every single person can benefit from therapy of some sort at every point in their life. Sometimes for financial … Read moreWhy Seek Counseling

The Desert Father Meets a Psychotherapist

Was Evagrius of Pontus perhaps one of the first psychotherapists? My interest in the Church Fathers’ understanding of the human psyche began with reading The Rule of St. Benedict during my last year at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary in Denver. The Rule illustrated the way in which Benedict wanted the monks in his monasteries … Read moreThe Desert Father Meets a Psychotherapist