About Rob Baker

I have over 25 years of experience in working with individuals, couples and families in varying roles: as a staff therapist and later as the Director of Counseling of an agency, as the founder and Director of a counseling agency and currently in private therapy and coaching/consultant practice. In addition to therapy and coaching, I enjoy providing presentations and training workshops in the specific areas of marriage dynamics, recovery for sexual addiction and infidelity and leadership development. My academic background, credentials and experience include:

  • Master of Arts degree in Counseling, with emphasis in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling from the University of San Francisco, in 1979.

  • Washington State Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMFT, LMHC).

  • Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist Supervisor/Consultant, through the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (www.iitap.com). I have previously been a Certified Affiliate Sex Offender Treatment Provider in Washington State, from 1993-1998, and have continued to specialize in working privately with individuals and couples to address sexual addiction issues in both individual and group therapy formats.

  • Certified Instructor with Couple Communication Programs, Inc., an internationally recognized and award winning skills training program (www.couplecommunication.com).

  • Certification as a Master Personal and Executive Coach from the College of Executive Coaching (www.executivecoachcollege.com). I work with individuals, churches and businesses to provide Leadership Training, Strategic Planning and Consultation Services.

  • Certified Consultant with Thomas Indicator Profiles, a personal and leadership style profiling tool (www.cerecore.com).

  • Licensed Facilitator through Corporate Coach University (www.ccui.com).

  • Clinical member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapists (www.aamft.org).

  • Charter Member of The American Association of Christian Counselors (www.AACC.net).

  • Professional Member of the Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH) – (www.sash.net)

  • Professional member of The International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals.(www.iitap.com)

 

 

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