Jerry has been providing counseling services since 1994 when he graduated from the University of Utah. Jerry’s work experience includes working for the Department of Corrections, Intermountain Specialized Abuse Treatment (ISAT) Center, Division of Child and Family Services and Olympus View Hospital. He has written educational classes on Victim Empathy, Anger Management and working with Gay and Lesbian Clients. His diversity of clinical experiences has provided him with an eclectic background in working with clients with a diversity of needs. He has presented throughout the State of Utah and nationally on a variety of social work and clinical issues. He currently is an Assistant Professor/Lecturer at the Universty of Utah School of Social Work. He has been providing therapy to the Gay and Lesbian community since 1996 and has addressed issues such as sexuality, identity, relationships, conflict resolution, spirituality and religion as well as coming out issues. His vast experience also includes working with gender related issues. Jerry is a father as well as husband/partner, educator and community advocate. Integrated into Jerry’s practice is his sense of spiritual awarenss and understanding that we are all unique and carry great potential.