As a scholar and explorer, Tom has endeavored to probe the essence of human experience and relationship through the lens of depth and experiential psychologies, mythology, philosophy, history, and religious studies in an attempt to map the topography of the archetypal soul. He earned his MA in Counseling Psychology with Emphasis on Depth Tradition from Pacifica Graduate Institute (Carpinteria, CA). In addition, he has a Certificate in Drama Therapy from the Drama Therapy Institute of Los Angeles and a Certificate in Experiential Psychologies from Trees of Life Institute (Santa Barbara, CA). Elsewise, he has acted as CEO and Principal Consultant for Ultrablue Consulting for over 20 years, having earned his BS in Mathematics and Computer Science from UCLA.
Serpent in the Cellar: Love and Death in Life and Myth
Serpent In the Cellar explores the psychodynamics of the ancient psychology of love underlying the three Abrahamic religious traditions to reveal the deeper pathways of personal power and prosocial morality—cultivating a mature conscience, strengthening trust in community, and inspiring genuine love for one another.