Paul is a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor. He has his Doctorate in Counseling and is a limited licensed psychologist in the state of Michigan, he is EAGALA certified, which means that he has the training to be the mental health component of the treatment team that uses horses in therapy. The majority of Paul's work is in a traditional office setting with a relaxed atmosphere.
Paul lives on a farm and spends a good deal of time being "farmer Paul." He likes to use his tractor, chainsaw, and just about any kind of power tool, and loves horses--but doesn't ride much. He has 7 children with the youngest in High School. Four of those children were adopted in 1996, and one was adopted in 1985. His wife is the Executive Director and co-founder of PEACE Ranch along with Paul. Jackie and Paul have been married 31 years and have been through a great deal; with many children come many adventures, challenges and heartaches, but by the Grace of God, they have grown closer. When you come to see Paul, his initial goal will be to understand you and your story so together you can make a plan. He looks forward to meeting you.