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Contact Info:
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 USA
Phone: 919-489-5408

Cathy Pascal, L.C.S.W.

Certifying Coordinator
Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapist
Focusing Trainer

Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapist (FOT) Information:
Clinical Training: MEd in Guidance and Counseling, 1980 and Masters in Social Work, 1987 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Licensed By: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, North Carolina
FOT Specialty Areas: Adults, Body Psychotherapy

Focusing Trainer Information:
  • I offer Focusing training in individual sessions.
  • I offer Focusing training in individual phone sessions.
  • I offer Focusing workshops.
  • I am a TFI Certifying Coordinator. I offer training to become a TFI Certified Focusing Professional.
  • I am available to travel to teach workshops.
Focusing Trainer Specialty Areas: Spirituality/Meditation, Dance
Personal Statement about Training Program:
I have worked in the counseling field for over twenty years and been involved with Focusing since 1993. I have been trained and currently teach primarily in the Inner Relationship method of Focusing but have incorporated other interests and influences such as client centered therapy and Buddhist philosophy.
Through my practice, Carolina Focusing Center, I offer all four levels of Focusing workshops and trainer certification. Level One and Two are offered twice a year and Three and Four are offered once a year.

A Sample of my Work:
'Focusing is hard to hype', I often say to my clients who are amazed that this method of self awareness and healing is not more widely known. It is challenging to describe in words without the experience and it is a process -- not a quick fix. Yet, it is the very best of offerings to put out into the world because it is the real thing and when you experience it, you know it to be true. And then you get to keep it for life. It is a genuine path to deep understanding and equanimity and spreads deep compassion for self and others one person at a time. It is truly gratifying work.

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