· Bellevue Counselor in private practice for 3 years.
: Specializing in Gottman marriage counseling and mindfulness based therapy.
· WA State Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate
: Receiving active clinical supervision.
· Gottman Curriculum
: Worked as a Group Facilitator for the Gottman based program Loving Couples Loving Children that teaches communication and relationship skills to married couples.
· Acceptance Commitment Therapy
: A mindfulness based cognitive-behavioral therapy with a systematic approach. Certified by ACBS with annual seminars
· Center for Human Services
: One year as a mental health counselor intern in Shoreline WA.
· M. A. Psychology
Seattle University: The Existential Phenomenological Therapeutic Psychology program.
· B.A. Psychology
Seattle University: Honors Thesis Near Death Experiences: A Phenomenology.
· King County Crisis Line
: Volunteer crisis phone counselor addressing suicide, abuse, chronic mental illness and more.
· Spiritual Guidance
: Over a decade of spiritual and philosophical exploration into the nature of the human condition, influenced by both Western and Eastern traditions.
Sean has lived in the Pacific Northwest all his life. He was called to do this work after a close brush with death that led to a spiritual awakening in the year 2000. He has been married to his loving wife for over ten years and currently resides in Seattle. Sean is also a black belt assistant instructor in Brazilian Jui-Jitsu.