For anyone with a psyche who has a wish to survive with a modicum of sanity or at least an orientation toward that precious, elusive place where sanity may be found, I offer the following to help explain the enormity of the problem with particular attention to the terrain of both the internal and
From when I was a child, I spent most of my life feeling afraid, confused, and overwhelmed by what I found in the world and what I was supposed to do with it. And the world was very accommodating by so often demonstrating itself to be a hostile, overwhelming place.
Read my biographical statement and you will understand the effort I went to to become the professional I now am.
Let’s start out by saying that I never thought that psychology was a better fit than any discipline I might pursue. It was about 10 years between my uncle’s lecture and my deciding to work on a master’s in counseling.