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Dr. Penewit D.Min

Meet Dr W. H. Penewit D.Min

 Dr. W. H. Penewit

Dr W H Penewit D.Min

mental health therapist

Dr. W. H. Penewit D.Min raised as a Roman Catholic, accepted Jesus at 18 years old.

He was a charter member of The Palos Verdes Faith Center in Palos Verdes California under Dr. Ed Dufresne in the mid 1970′s.

“It was there that the journey began” states Dr. Penewit D.Min. “I remember sitting in those services listening to Dr. Dufresne and seeing things take place that I thought were impossible”.

It was there that Dr. Penewit D.Min learned that nothing is impossible with Jesus.

“I learned that The Word works even during the most difficult circumstances”,

and at The Penewit Center, that belief is stronger than ever. Dr. Penewit incorporates this same faith in all of his sessions.

Dr. Penewit D.Min’s work with single and married adults and his research with these groups keep


The Penewit Institute is  in the forefront of faith based therapy.


There are many that do not know that Dr. Penewit D.Min’s work with children has been his heart his entire practice.

Dr. Penewit D.Min remembers his childhood as one of joy as well as challenges.

Today a child is in greater need of guidance than they have every needed before.

The Penewit Institute’s work and research with Temperament and Children

offers a spiritual aspect to your child’s growth as well as every aspect of their lives.

Dr. Penewit is researching new counseling models that deal with depression in people.

Depression is seen as something that must be dealt with as a foe and not an accepted friend.

Dr. Penewit D.Min does not see depression as a character builder, but something that CAN be dealt with successfully.

Dr. Penewit D.Min realizes that depression can cause physical illnesses as well as mental illness.

Dr. Penewit D.Min is a Professional Clinical Member with the with theNational Christian Counselors Association

and a Board Certified Temperament Counselor.

He has achieved diplomat status with The National Board of Christian Clinical Therapists

He is a Board Certified Clinical Supervisor, training therapists in counseling disciplines.

Dr. Penewit D.Min specializes in marriage and family counseling, children and teens as well as individual counseling.

Dr W H Penewit Th.B, Th.M, M.Div, D.Min

Sarasota Academy of Christian Counseling

Certified Pastoral Member National Christian Counselors Association

Professional Clinical Member Certified Temperament Counselor 1251 National Board of Christian Clinical Therapists

Board certified Clinical Supervisor Diplomate 47174

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