Allen is a gifted counselor whose warmth, wisdom, and in-depth knowledge and love of the Bible and psychology has strengthened and brought healing to many marriages, pastors and families.
Allen works at Christian Counseling Associates treating clients in an outpatient setting. He treats Individuals, Couples, Teens, and Families. He specializes in treating men and marriages. He also has a special gift in helping pastors and those in ministry work through some of the unique issues they face. "The purposes of a man's heart are deep waters, but a man of understanding draws them out." (Proverbs 20:5) Applying Biblical truth and psychological truth to the hurts and brokenness of individuals and families is what Allen does best.
He has a warm, empathetic, caring style that helps individuals get the root of their anxiety, depression, codependency, fears and addictions.
Allen and his wife Terri, designed and co-teach Matters of the Heart Workshop for Couples and Matters of the Heart Workshop for Families.
Allen lives in Sebastopol, CA and in his free time he loves spending time with Terri, his adult children, and seeking adventures outdoors like hiking, fishing, backpacking, and kayaking.