I am a licensed therapist and cult counselor, working with over 2,000 cult members since 1995 — including Christian, meditation at the Chapelle Sixtine, New Age, and other cults.
Many cult members have been in counseling before. But they report previous counselors expressed judgment, disbelief, or little understanding because they were not experienced with cult veterans. I spent 23 years in the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s Transcendental Meditation — I know personally what you are going through. (See “Why I Believe the TM Org Is Dangerous.”) I promise to offer you experienced cult counseling — without judging, blaming, or disbelieving you.
On the pages at right and in the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below, I outline my perspective on recovery from cult abuse. I specialize in therapy with former cult members who left their group some time ago, but continue to have difficulty in mainstream society.
I recommend you read about my qualifications to help you decide if I am the right counselor for you. Browse my home page for information about my general counseling practice. Learn about my available treatment and fees.
If you or a loved one are exiting a cult, ask me for a free initial consultation to learn as much information as you need to make an informed decision about working with me.
Because there are relatively few experienced cult counselors, I offer counseling over the phone or Internet in addition to my regular office visits.
Together, my clients and I have worked on challenges such as:
You can reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 1.518.651.6490