has received additional training in Gestalt Therapy and Transactional Analysis with Mary and Bob Goulding at the Western Institute for Family
and Group Therapy.
...During his studies, Fr. Joe worked with a Presbyterian Institute for Christian Healing in Narberth, PA.He
was been involved in campus ministry at Newman Centers at Howard University
in Washington, D.C., Berkeley, and Los Angeles City College
.He has been past President of the catholic, ecumenical, and eucharistically-centered Association of Christian Therapists, International.
A.C.T. is an organization of Christian health care professionals in the medical, therapeutic and pastoral-counseling fields who are open to the gifts of the Holy Spirit and especially the gift of healing.He
continues to be active in this organization.He served as Academic Dean of Trinity College of Graduate Studies for sixteen years.
...ABOUT FRIAR JOE'S RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY: Friar Joe is a member of the Franciscan Friars and Sisters of the Atonement, two distinct religious communities dedicated to Christian Unity and inter-religious understanding.