David M. Thomas Ph.D. Co-Director 
268 Mallard Loop, Whitefish MT 59937 USA
Married to Karen; father of seven, grandfather of six and foster father of 75.

Co-Director, The Bethany Family Institute, Whitefish, MT and Wolverhampton, U.K.

General Editor, Family Life Education, Benziger Publishing, Woodland Hills, Ca.
Graduate Professor and Director of Masters' Program in Community Leadership and Family Ministry, Regis University, Denver, Co., 1981-1999. 
Ph. D. in Systematic and Historical Theology, University of Notre Dame, 1971. 
M.A. in Sociology and Cultural Anthropology, University of Notre Dame, 1966. 
Post-doctoral training in family systems and family therapy.

Catholic Press Association, First Place, Family Book of the Year, 1995. 
National Association of Catholic Family Life Ministers, Annual Award for Outstanding Achievement, 1987.


Primary interests: Connection between contemporary culture, religious belief and spirituality, Theology and Spirituality of the Family, adult spiritual development, Spirituality of Play, foster care of children, Astronomy and Geology, classical music, Impressionistic art and ways to develop imagination, creativity and one's corporeal self through experiences conducive to persons in their Autumn years.

Presentation at National Council for Catholic Evangelization Conference 1996

Presentation in Leeds September 2000  

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