David Jordan, L.C.P.C. , C.C.S., a Certified Bioenergetic Therapist and Clinical Counselor teaches bioenergetics, mindfulness and hypnosis as ways of learning to give oneself to each moment to experience our life in its fullness. His professional background includes supervising the Intensive Outpatient Program at Mercy Recovery Center, supervising outpatient clinics and Matrix intensive outpatient programs at Crossroads, owning his own training, consultation, and counseling business, and supervising psychiatric and detoxification units for a community mental health center. He also is a published poet, co-founder of a cooperative Montessori school, and founder and past abbot of the Cypress Tree Zen Center.
He has studied with therapists trained in Gestalt, bioenergetics, hypnosis and psychodrama and with teachers of zen, vajrayana and vipassana traditions, as well as tai-chi and qi gong.
Since 1980, he has provided training on group leadership and team building, stress management , creativity, body-mind methods and the psycho-spiritual process for a variety of organizations, including York Hospital, Tri-County Mental Health Services, the Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association Annual Conferences, the University of Southern Maine, the Florida Department of Corrections, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, and DISC Village. He has also been a consultant on addictions with Capital Health Plan and Twelve Oaks of Pensacola.