Denver, CO 80210-3940
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Paul Deger, MA, LPC, PT has over 25 years experience in healthcare, initially earning an undergraduate degree in physical therapy at Marquette University in Milwaukee. As a physical therapist, Paul has practiced in both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation settings, specializing in neurological disorders. He furthered his studies in motor learning and control in the graduate physical therapy program at the University of Pittsburgh. Paul then shifted focus from physical to psychological health and completed his graduate studies at Naropa University, Boulder, earning a Master’s in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology. He has also trained in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction with Jon Kabat-Zinn and Saki Santorelli of the Center for Mindfulness at University of Massachusetts Medical School and studied with Lloyd Burton, founder of Spirit Rock Meditation Center. More recently, Paul studied process theology at Iliff School of Theology in Denver. He has worked with clients in hospital-based, private practice and home-based settings. Paul has taught mindfulness, meditation, and stress management nationally to doctors, allied health care professionals, businesses and governments, as well as presented at behavioral health conferences. Comments from former students: "Paul is articulate, thoughtful, patient." "I enjoyed Paul's trust-inspiring style and sincerity." "His warm and gentle nature shows he's a good listener." “Paul is exceptional at creating a very safe place to express with honesty.”