Marilyn C. Barrick has been a clinical psychologist, transformational therapist and relationship counsellor for over thirty-five years. She has served as a psychological consultant to schools, government agencies, professional advisory boards and a variety of mental health facilities. Dr. Barrick worked in the Peace Corps as a training development officer and field counsellor. For eleven years she taught graduate level courses for the Department of Psychology at the University of Colorado. She writes a column, "Spiritual Psychology with Dr. Marilyn Barrick," for Heart to Heart, a monthly newsletter. Dr. Barrick lives in the Paradise Valley, Montana.
"A wonderful marriage of the mystical and practical, this soul-nourishing book is beautiful, healing and thought-provoking."--Sue Patton Thoele, author of Heart Centered Marriage"In our search for the Beloved, whether inner or outer, we seek that mysterious blend of beauty and practicality which Dr. Marilyn Barrick masterfully conveys on every page. Synthesizing her knowledge of sacred text, her clinical expertise and her life's wisdom, she has written a book for anyone seeking to love or to be loved. With compassion and humor, she gives us an important tool for enriching relationships."--Anne de Vore, Jungian analyst