are what David specializes in. When you
come to see David, you can be assured that with his training and life
experience that he is ready to help you achieve the goals you want. David has extensive training in helping couples find a way forward when there has been infidelity by using a Three-Day Intensive to help couples get 4-6 months of therapy in 3 days. This is not for everyone because of how intense the work is, but for some couples it is a marriage saver.
just do not feel comfortable talking about the BIG stuff like hurts,
disappointments, pornography use, sexually acting out, divorce, grief, and failed relationships. David provides a supportive and affirmative
counseling setting that can help men sort things out and come up with results
that are different from the ones they are currently getting.
Some of the issues
David works on with men are:
Sexually acting out
Transitional issues such
as job loss or job change
Controlling and rigid
staying together just because society says they should,
or because of the kids, are not having the kind of relationship they can
don’t have to settle for just existing together!
David has experience
with a diverse range of couples from various racial, ethnic, and spiritual
backgrounds, as well as length of marriage or relationship. Couples can be married or dating.
David assists couples
with issues such as:
where you actually hear and understand each other
sets David apart from many counselors?
breadth of experience and training sets him apart from many counselors. He is certified to work with individuals that have sex or porn addiction, and infidelity. Some couples are good candidates for a THREE-DAY INTENSIVE that can help get the relationship on a track to healing, and eventually trust.
entering the profession of counseling, he was a pharmacist, and owned and
managed his own pharmacy. Later he went to work for a pharmaceutical
company where he held various positions in sales, sales training, marketing,
new product planning, and national sales director. David experienced
severe trauma early in his life, and has worked to deal with it and go on to
have a very happy and productive life, partly because of this experience.
has a Masters of Arts degree in Professional Counseling, and additional degrees
in pharmacy and general studies. He is a CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist) and CHFP (Certified Hope and Freedom Practitioner). Being a CSAT and CHFP gives him a unique skill set to help couples that are struggling through the pain of infidelity or sex/porn addiction.
has been married over 30 years (to the same person!) and has two grown
children. He has experienced the roller-coaster-of-life and has found
counseling to be helpful in his own life with individual and couples
David at 214-773-6201
to talk with him and set up an appointment, or visit his web site at
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