John G. Taylor, MACC, LPC ; is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Philadelphia, PA ; working with individuals that are experiencing sexual abuse trauma, paranoid schizophrenia, bi-polar, depression, agoraphobia, ADHD., substance abuse addictions, HIV/AIDS. Mr. Taylor also works with couples and families.
Mr. Taylor earned his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from Fayetteville State University and a Masters Degree in Christian Counseling from Gordon -Conwell Theological Seminary, which allows him to integrate Theology with Psychology. While at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary he served as a member of the student council.
Mr. Taylor is pursuing a dual Masters and PHD in Human Sexuality Studies at Widener University
Mr. Taylor currently serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Couple and Family Therapy Department at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.
Mr. Taylor currently serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Public Health Department at LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA.
Mr. Taylor is a member of the Delaware Valley Association of Black Psychologist.
Mr. Taylor has worked for over 20 years extensively with men and women who are involved in abusive relationships. Mr. Taylor has facilitated groups, counseled and developed programs for men that are abusers.
The focus is on changing their behaviors teaching them about conflict resolution, negotiation and fairness, respect, better coping skills, better communication skills and the emotional, psychological and
spiritual effects that their behavior has on them and their intimate partners.
Mr. Taylor believes that Domestic Violence isn’t an anger management problem but about the choice to be violent.
Mr. Taylor specializes in working with individuals and couples to heal their wounds. He specializes in looking at the role that race, class, gender, sexual orientation, and religion have on their lives. He works with youth to help them navigate through the complexity of life issues, peer pressure,
gender identity, and struggle for identity.
Mr. Taylor had an extensive career in the Criminal Justice System in North Carolina, working as Correctional Officer, Probation Officer and Domestic Violence Counselor in the court system. This experience has allowed him to see the role that societal, economic, and environmental pressures have on the lives of individuals.
Mr. Taylor has a monthly column called “The Reality Corner” in Psychology Today...www.Psychologytoday.com
Mr. Taylor is a contributor/writer for Healthy Black Men.org
Mr. Taylor is recognized workshop leader on various topics and he is committed to helping individuals live their lives to their fullest potential.
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