- Professional astrologer since 1975. Board member of the International Society for Astrological Research (ISAR). Served as Vice President of ISAR and the United Astrology Conference (UAC) Board.
- Graduate of Saybrook Institute with a doctorate in psychology/consciousness studies.
- Recipient of Thuss Award at Saybrook Institute for outstanding writing. Recipient of International Astrologer's Award for best article 1995-1998.
- Licensed psychotherapist in private practice since 1979. Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT). License # M14207
- Program Director for the Masters Degree Program in Conscious Evolution/Archetypal Cosmology at The Graduate Institute of Connecticut.
- Founder and President of the Academy of AstroPsychology (AAP).
- Publisher-editor of The Journal of AstroPsychology (1988-1994).
- Author of seven books on Astrology:
° An Introduction to AstroPsychology
° Essays in Psychological Astrology
° Stealing Fire from the Gods
° From Royalty to Revolution
° The Shadow in the Horoscope
° Issues & Ethics in the Profession of Astrology
° Depth Analysis of the Natal Chart
- Lectures and conducts workshops internationally on the application of astrology to the fields of counseling and psychotherapy. UAC Faculty member since 1989. Frequent guest on radio and TV as an advocate of astrology in the mental health professions.
- Guest lecturer at Kepler College of Astrological Arts and Sciences. Adjunct professor at the California Institute of Integral Studies 1997-2000 where he taught graduate classes in psychological astrology.
- Clinical evaluator at Antioch College, Union College, and Goddard College for students integrating astrology into their course work.