Richard E. Close, MA, DMin, LPCC-S, LMFT-S

Adlerian Studies Program Director, Core Faculty Member

Richard received his doctoral degree from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN with a concentration in the integration of spirituality and counseling. He is an endorsed Pastoral Counselor in the Episcopal Church, Diocese of Minnesota. He is licensed in professional clinical counseling and marriage and family therapy.


MA - Adler Graduate School, Richfield, MN
DMin - Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN
MDiv - United Theological Seminary, St. Paul, MN 
MA - University of Delaware, Newark, DE
BA - Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA
AA - Wesley College, Dover, DE

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Clinical Fellow, American Association of Pastoral Counselors, (AAPC)
Endorsed Pastoral Counselor, Episcopal Diocese of Minnesota
Member, American Counseling Association
Member, North American Society of Adlerian Psychology
Academic Associate in Logotherapy, Viktor Frankl Institute

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