Denver Counseling-Executive Life Coaching

About Us - Frances Forgione, MSW-LCSW, LAC Counseling Services

Frances Forgione, MSW-LCSW, LAC

M.S.W. - Social Work, U. of Texas at Arlington, TX, 1990;

Outstanding Achievement Award for Highest Honors

B.S.W. - Social Work, Washburn University, Topeka, KS, 1985

Licensed Clinical Social Worker - COLicense #959

Licensed Addictions Counselor -CO License #367

Member: National Association of Social Workers; National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors; International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy; EMDR International Association; AEDP

Over 30 years counseling experience working with individuals, couples & families, including adolescents & young adults. Counseling experience includes private practice, residential treatment centers, in-patient psychiatric hospitals, adoption agencies, college campuses, and churches.

Additional Training:

EMDR Certified (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing)

EFT (Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy - Advanced Training)

AEDP I Training (Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy)

DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Trained, from Dr. Lane Pederson)

Mindfulness Trained From Terry Fralich, LCPC

Gestalt Training - Gestalt Institute of the Rockies

Gottman Method Level 1 & 2 Trained (For Couples)

Sex Therapy Training - From Dr. Barry McCarthy, Dr John & Julie Gottman, Dr. Neil Cannon, and              Dr Emily Nagoski

Enneagram Training 2.0

Addictions Counselor Training - Denver Behavioral Health

PSI Seminars - Strategies for Life Success

COR Experience - San Louis Obispo, CA

Denver Family Institute: Couples on the Brink

Colorado Christian University, Graduate Audit Coursework with

Dr. Larry Crabb & Dan Allender

Exchanged Life Counseling Center - Dallas, TX

Leanne Payne School - Wheaton College

Women's Walk (Women's version of Marked Men) - Denver, CO

Women at the Cross - Denver, CO

Bill Forgione, MBA, CPC - Coaching Services

Bill Forgione, MBA, SPHR, CPC

M.B.A. - Management, University of Southern New Hampshire, 1985

B.S.B.A. - Human Resources, Northeastern University, 1976

CPC - Certified Professional Coach

SPHR - Senior Professional of Human Resources

Over 30 years experience in Human Resources and is a Certified Professional Coach. He currently also works at Levels Beyond & Reach Engine with Talent & Culture.  He has served as V.P. of Human Resources at FulCircle, Boston Market, Perkin's Restaurant, U.T. Medical Group. Additional Human Resource work with Digital Equipment, Computervision Corporation, Texas Instruments.  

Personal Information:

Bill & Frances are married, live in downtown Denver. Bill is originally from Boston, MA and spent a number of years in Memphis, TN. Frances is originally from Topeka, KS and has also lived in Branson, MO, Dallas and Chicago. Bill & Frances have three adult children/step-children respectively. Bill & Frances enjoy biking, weight training, exercise, travel, playing softball, basketball, watching the Rockies, the Nuggets, the Bronco's, along with the NCAA tournament each year! AND we love the Red Sox, Celtics, and Patriots even though those are not popular around here in Colorado!

Bill & Frances are members of LoDoNa (Lower Downtown Neighborhood Association)