How to Avoid Falling in Love with a Jerk or Jerkette

For the first in the College of Human Science and Services’ Speaker Series, nationally known author and psychologist John Van Epp will discuss "How to Avoid Falling in Love with a Jerk or Jerkette." Based on years of research on marital and premarital happiness, Dr. Van Epp will discuss ways to help break destructive dating patterns that have kept you from finding the love you deserve.

Van Epp has held clinical positions in the counseling field since 1986. He is in his eighteenth year in a private practice for individual, marriage and family counseling. In the past he has held the position of adjunct professor at the Ashland Theological Seminary and taught advanced marriage and family courses in their graduate counseling program. John has an M.A. in Pastoral Counseling and Psychology, and a second M.A. in History from Ashland Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Counseling and Psychology from the University of Akron.

His books include "How to Avoid Falling in Love with a Jerk or Jerkette," (McGraw Hill, 2008) and "How to Avoid Marrying a Jerk: The Foolproof Way to Follow Your Heart Without Losing Your Mind" (McGraw Hill, 2006).

Friday, March 1, 2013 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences, Thomas M. Ryan Family Auditorium
120 Flagg Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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