I’m Fine. How Are You?

manI mean, right now, how are you feeling?

Are you feeling:

  1. Tired?
  2. That something isn’t right?
  3. Your plans aren’t working out?
  4. Angry?
  5. Self-Conscious or shy?
  6. Disappointed?
  7. Tired of being bossed around?
  8. You’re coming “unglued”?
  9. That no one cares?
  10. Unappreciated?
  11. There isn’t a God?
  12. Life’s not worth it anymore?

I can help you manage your:

  • Work and Career
  • Finances
  • Relationships
  • Personal Growth
  • Emotional Well-Being
  • Spiritual Life
  • Anger
  • Shyness
  • Sadness
  • Intimacy

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My Story

I Spent 7 Years (yes, 7 years) in High School Before I Learned the Keys to Academic Success and to Happy and Successful Living!

Can you imaging spending 7 years in high school? And to boot, the Head of Guidance told me I should quit school, “You’re just wasting your time!”

I didn”t quit! Instead, I proved her wrong! What is more I became the Head of Guidance at a high school!

I wasn’t “wasting my time; I was biding my time! I was going through a long period of depression that few knew about, including my family. I would have quit school except I didn’t know what to do with myself. I knew I didn’t want to follow in my father’s footsteps like my eldest brother did, although he was a great Dad and I had a super big brother. I simply wasn’t interested in construction. I didn’t want a career in retail either even though a close friend of my parents offered to train me to take over from him as head of the music department of a major department store chain where I was already having a degree of success. Nor did I want anything to do with the auto industry in which my two other brothers had happily found their niche.

I decided to go to the local teachers’ college but for the wrong reasons:

  • Many of my friends were going.
  • The college was close to home and I could graduate in one year.
  • They paid my tuition.
  • At the time, if you had a heartbeat you could get a teaching job somewhere in Ontario even if it was in the far north.

At Teachers’ College, however, everything changed! My first practice-teaching class was a group of grade ones. My assignment was to teach them the letter C. Paradoxically, I got a “C”. Even so, I was so taken with the children’s desire to learn and had so much fun interacting with the youngsters, that I knew teaching was the career for me! I knew, too, that if I was to get anywhere I’d have to become a serious student: something I had never been. And a student I became!

That year changed my life. I acquired a thirst for learning and became a successful, award-winning teacher and author. I went on to earn a Master’s degree in education and a Ph.D. in counselling. Ironically, at the terminus of my career I was the Head of Guidance in a high school. To be sure, I never told any student “You’re just wasting your time.”

Now I’m a happily married father and grandfather, ordained minister, entrepreneur, author, and professional speaker. Unlike the indifferent “7-Year-Man” I used to be, I’m an award-winning scholar. I’ve written five books, consulted and written for television, was Contributing Editor of a professional teaching magazine, was a College Professor, university teacher, and have earned a six-figure income. What is more, I have completed one or more professional courses every year of my life since leaving high school and stood first in my Ph.D. graduation class. In fact I now have two Ph.D.s– one earned and one Honorary–both in counseling. What is more, I was a speaker for the Enlightened Millionaire Program of Mark Victor Hansen (of Chicken Soup for the Soul fame) and Robert Allen. While working for them, I learned a wealth of practical skills from some of the most recognized speakers in America. People like Jack Canfield, Janet and Chris Attwood, John Childers, Chief Denny, Marshall Sylver, Tom Painter, literary agent Gillian Manus, and many, many more including, of course, Mark Victor Hansen himself.

I even saw the fulfillment of a dream I’ve had since I began teaching: the building of a retreat center for training young people to be the leaders of tomorrow. You can check out what our team has done at www.jerichohouse.org.

I’ve retired now from full-time ministry and from teaching. However, I am still quit active. I am a Life-Coach (Genesis Online Therapy). And, I’m a police service Chaplain. I’ve even been skate boarding!! Clearly, I have learned how to achieve my goals. You can, too.

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Learn How To Overcome Problems With:

  • Anger management
  • Speaking in public or shyness.
  • Handling affection or being intimate.
  • Feeling left out or being ignored.
  • Being uncomfortable with taking orders or being told what to do.
  • Dealing with sadness in others.
  • Impulsive behavior.
  • Being firm and learning to say No.
  • Taking initiative.
  • Procrastination.
  • Anxiety.

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Why choose me?

Experience:

  • Over 30 years counseling experience helping people of all ages from many different walks of life.
  • Ordained Minister.
  • Certified Life Coach.
  • Taught all levels from Gr. 1 through 12.
  • College Professor (Psychology).
  • University instructor (Essay Writing).
  • Professional Development Instructor for Teachers.
  • High School Guidance Head.
  • Consultant for CHEX-TV’s Silver Basketball children’s show.

Training:

  • M.Ed. (sociology of education).
  • Ph.D. (counseling).

Certifications:

  • Life Coaching..
  • Clinical Pastoral Counselor.
  • Christian Marriage Counseling.
  • Christian Pastoral Counselor in Social Work.
  • Conversational Hypnosis.
  • Guidance Specialist.
  • Special Education.
  • English as a Second Language (TESL).
  • Crisis Management

Continuing Education Training:

  • Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support.
  • Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation & Cyberstalking Seminar.
  • Critical Incident Stress Conference.

Professional Memberships:

  • Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometricians, and Psychotherapists (OACCPP).
  • Canadian Christian Clinical Counsellors Association (C.C.C.C.A.).
  • Evangelical Order of Clinical Pastoral Counsellors (E.O.C.P.C.).

Writing and Publishing:

  • Contributing Editor of the Educational Courier.
  • Being the Parent YOU Want to Be: 12 Communication Skills for Effective Parenting.
  • Pressing Your Own Buttons: How to Take Control of Your Life So Others Don’t™.
  • Laser Thinking: Unleashing the Power of Focus.
  • How to Be a Laser-Thinking Master™.
  • Easy Ways for Getting A’s: A Success Guide for Students.
  • Creator, writer, and host of CHEX-TV’s What Did You Do In School Today?
  • Co-writer, educational co-consultant, and co-creator of CHEX-TV’s The Silver Basketball children’s show.

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  • No need to take time off work.
  • No need to travel.
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  • Lower cost than most face-to-face counseling.
  • No need to be seen going into a counselor’s office.
  • For those who are comfortable with computers and email messaging.

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