Offering leadership and other growth related trainings around the world, Dr Parlee is a licensed clinical psychologist with psychotherapy, coaching and consultation practices in Dallas, Texas. A founding member and for several years chief of staff of Ken Wilber’s Integral Institute in Colorado, he has also served as lead trainer of dozens of I-I professional seminars. A very early adopter of integral approaches, many consider Dr. Bert Parlee to be the “original integral coach.”
Bert is a senior advisor, facilitator, mediator and executive coach with the Stagen Leadership Institute in Dallas. He teaches at the Mendoza College of Business MBA program for Executive Education at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana and in the MBA and Organizational Psychology programs at Golden Gate University in San Francisco. Bert’s B.A. honored in Political Science from the University of New Brunswick in 1977, and his MA is in contemplative psychotherapy from Naropa University, 1984.
A published author, he received his doctorate in clinical psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, 1993. A Canadian from Prince Edward Island, Bert is an ardent lover of “moving pictures”. Seeing movies as the story-telling modality of our time, he includes this medium into his trainings, and has also taught graduate level classes on film. An extensive traveler, after spending two years in Asia in the 1970′s, he has remained actively involved with various forms of contemplative and awareness practice. When possible, Bert loves to enjoy time with his family and friends, sing and play the guitar, as well as hike, run, bike, golf and snorkel in tropical settings. Bert’s website is IntegralCoach.com