ghj photo 2   "The longing for light is the longing for consciousness."  
                                                                          Carl G. Jung, psychologist, "Memories, Dreams, Reflections," 1962
                    ". . . the universe exists as formless potentia in myriad possible branches in the
                                 transcendent domain and becomes manifest only when observed by conscious beings.

                                                        Amit Goswami, physicist
, "The Self-Aware Universe," 1993 


Current Duties and Titles

Faculty: Associate Professor of Psychology
(1/2 time permanent adjunct.),

Psychology Department

Professional Staff: Clinical Psychologist
The James A. McClintock Center for Counseling
and Psychological Services

Counseling Center's Professional Staff

Administrator: University AA-EEO Officer,
President's and Provost's Offices

Administrator: Co-Chair,
The Joint Affirmative Action-Equal Employment
Opportunity Officer


Drew University CLA Courses

  • Psyc 3  Introduction to Psychology
  • College  Seminar: On Being Human
  •  Cue Seminar:  On Being Human
  • Psyc 17  Small Group Dynamics
  • Psyc 107  Theories of Personality
  • Psyc 108  Abnormal Psychology

Formal Education and Training

                                            St. Peter's College
Haverford College

 Drew University, BA, 1976

 The Pennsylvania State University, MS, 1978

 Yale University School of Medicine,Fellow, 1980

 The Pennsylvania State University, PhD, 1982

Clinical and Other Psychology Training Programs offered by 
The Department of Psychology at PENN STATE

Training (pre- and post doctoral) 
in clinical psychology at
Yale University School of Medicine 

Jungian Psychology Clinical Psychology Transpersonal Psychology
Joseph Campbell Foundation Transpersonal Psychology Training Programs The Soul and The Spirit
Ken Wilber Geocosmic Research Consciousness Studies
Member:  APA
The American Psychological Association
Member: APS
Association of Psychological Science
Member: ATP
Association for Transpersonal Psychology

Passages Beyond the Gate
(1998, Simon & Schuster)

 Cover of Passages Beyond the Gate
(2nd edition of the edited work)
Passages Beyond the Gate
was the "First Runner-Up" in the Spiritual category, and a finalist for the Montaigne Medal in the 2011 Eric Hoffer Book Award competition.

The cover of the book Passages Beyond the Gate

Cover of Passages Beyond the Gate
(the scholarly monograph)

Click here to see endorsements of the 2010 publication:

The Eric Hoffer Award was
established at the start of the 21st century as a means of opening a door to writing of significant merit. It honors the memory of the great American philosopher Eric Hoffer by highlighting salient writing,

Eric Hoffer - Montaigne

"Each year, the Eric Hoffer Award for books presents the Montaigne Medal to the most thought-provoking title(s). These are books that either illuminate, progress, or redirect thought."

Media articles about my scholarship:

Institute of Transpersonal Psychology

Drew Psychology Faculty Highlights

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100 Positive Men of Color Award

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