Professional Bio

Education

  • Ph.D.,  Mythological Studies with emphasis in Depth Psychology. Pacifica Graduate Institute.  Carpinteria, California, 2004
  • M.A., Mythological Studies with emphasis in Depth Psychology. Pacifica Graduate Institute. Carpinteria, CA. 1999
  • MSW, Masters in Clinical Social Work. University of Denver, 1985
  • B.A., Religious Studies. University of Colorado-Boulder, 1981
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Certifications and Expertise

Practice Licensure

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), State of Colorado

Practice Certifications

  • Academy of Certified Social Workers (CSW)
  • Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS)

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors (ACES)
  • Boulder Friends of Jung

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests
  • Mythological and Archetypal themes in the treatment of adults and adolescents
  • The relationship between trauma and addictions
  • The relationship between psychology, literature and religion

Recent Publications

Hall B.  (Autumn Issue 2014). Artemis without arrows: Aggression lost and found. Depth Insights Magazine and E-zine. 

Recent Presentations

Hall B.  Mythic Play with Adolescents: The Use of Bibliotherapy and Mythological stories in Counseling Adolescents.  American Counseling Association 2015 Conference & Expo. Orlando, FL: Platform. March 12-15, 2015.

Hall, B. (2012) Lecture: The Heroic Journey: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Park City, Utah.

Hall, B., Fidel-Rice, A. (2012) Lecture: Awakening the Whole Counselor: integrating ritual process into counselor education.: Religious values in Counseling: ASERVIC Conference on Spirituality and Religion in Counseling. Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Hall, B. (2012) Seminar: Mythic Play with Adolescents. Italy Play Therapy Institute. Florence, Italy.

Awards and Recognition

  • Featured interview and cover story “Creativity in Counseling” in Counseling Today, September 2015
  • Nominee Distinguished Mentor Award, Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors, 2012