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My Approach

You are coming to therapy with stories.

Your stories are unique and significant, and have helped contribute to your development as a person.

You have stories that you love to tell; and you have those you would prefer to forget. Tim’s style of therapy offers a warm and safe setting where you will be supported and understood, while being gently challenged and encouraged to explore those stories.

Tim approaches therapy from a systemic perspective, which means that he views you within the context of your relationships. Those relationships may be with those you call family, or friend; they may be healthy relationships or strained ones. Those relationships with the world in which you live impact you in many ways, some of which you may never have realized. Tim will provide gentle and insightful guidance as you explore those impacts.

Tim earned a Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from the School of Psychology, Family, & Community at Seattle Pacific University.

He is a member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy as well as the American Counseling Association, and the American Association of Christian Counselors. Tim also holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Arizona University where he studied Geology and Environmental Science. Tim has worked with individuals, couples, and families in a variety of settings including community mental health agencies, a college counseling center, and a residential facility for foster children. Tim is a certified Prepare/Enrich counselor and previously worked with his church in providing pre-marital counseling and education.

Tim is committed to helping families grow. He loves his own role as both a husband and a father. Tim enjoys his free time with friends and family, exploring the outdoors, fishing and boating. Tim is also an accomplished musician, singer, and songwriter.

Tim’s Professional Affiliations Include:

  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
  • International Christian Coaching Association (ICCA)
  • American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA)
  • Colorado Association of Psychotherapists (CAP)
  • Colorado Counseling Association (CCA)
  • Colorado Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT)