About Me

Education

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  • Master of Education degree, counseling psychology (emphasis in psychological trauma) - University of Houston, Texas
  • Bachelor of Arts degree majoring is History & Religion -Union University, Jackson, Tennessee


Training

 

  • Critical Incident Stress Management CISM, CISD (Mitchell Model- advanced & additional)
  • Compassion Fatigue Facilitator
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) level II and additional advanced training
  • Ericksonian hypnosis

Clinical & Consulting Experience

  • Counselor/psychotherapist since 1995
  • Facilitator/clinician 3 day Post Critical Incident Seminars (PCIS) multiple times in multiple states since 1998
  • FBI Regional Employee Assistance Program Manager 1998 – 2002
  • Managed FBI’s CISM/EAP response to the terrorist attack in New York from 9/2001 - 12/2001
  • Trained FBI managers and EAP counselors and consulted with high level managers on personnel issues
  • FamilyTime Foundation Crisis Center Humble Texas Volunteer counselor/psychotherapist 1996-1999
  • Veterans Memorial Hospital Psych Ward internship 1995
  • Consulted with and trained various law enforcement and private sector entities on management & personnel issues

Licenses & Certifications

Texas Licensed Professional Counselor

Background

  • Federal Bureau Of Investigation 12/1970 -5/2002, Special Agent and Supervisory Special Agent
  • Pastor (Tennessee) 1966 - 1970
  • School teacher 1969-1970