About Earl


Life Coach / Consultant / Marriage & Family Therapist


Earl and Mary Anne were married in 1971 and have three adult children and five grandchildren. Two of their children are adopted. Earl has been a therapist and coach since 1975. ADHD, adoption, and foster parenting are all a part of his personal and professional areas of expertise.


Professional Profile


A Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist since 1975, Earl received his M.A. in Marriage & Family Therapy at Azusa Pacific University in Southern California. In 1975 Earl joined a Christian Counseling Agency in Southern California, and later became the director for five years. Earl and Mary Anne were foster parents for five years in Colorado Springs. He is currently in private practice in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Life Coach.

Involved in Life Coaching for many years, Earl is certified in developing healthy relationships in families and in the business arena. His specific focus has been in family relationships, helping families live in harmony. Earl has also conducted seminars, taught classes, and led workshops on many areas of family life and mental health.


Specialized Training


Certified Life Coach: International Christian Coaching Association

Success Motivation Coaching

Trust Based Relational Intervention Parenting Program: Texas Christian University

Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist by the National Board of Cognitive Behavioral Therapists


A member of these professional associations


International Christian Coaching Association

International Coach Federation

CHADD: Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder

American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists

Colorado Association for Marriage & Family Therapy

American Association of Christian Counselors

Diplomat in the American Psychotherapy Association

The International Society for the Study of Dissociation



  • M.A., Marriage and Family Counseling - Azusa Pacific University, (1975), Azusa, CA

  • B.A., Psychology - California State University at Fullerton, Fullerton, CA.


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