Popcak, Dr. Gregory


Gregory K. Popcak, Ph.D., LISW-S., BCD., FAAPC.—Dr. Popcak serves Holy Apostles College & Seminary as the Director of the Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies Program. He is the founder/director of the Pastoral Solutions Institute. Through the Institute, he directs a group pastoral tele-counseling practice that provides over 12,000 hours/year of ongoing psychotherapy to Catholic individuals, couples, and families around the world. The author of over 20 popular books and programs, Dr. Popcak is an expert in the practical applications of Pope St. John Paul the Great’s Theology of the Body. He is also the host of More2Life Radio, a call-in, Theology of the Body-Based advice program heard on over 300 terrestrial stations affiliated with the EWTN Global Catholic Radio Network and SiriusXM Channel 130. In addition to his work with Holy Apostles College, he serves on the adjunct faculty for the psychology and graduate theology programs at Franciscan University and the doctoral faculty for the studies in human behavior program at Capella University.

Certifications/Awards
Licensed Independent Social Work-Supervisor—Ohio
Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work—American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work.
Fellow of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors.
2016 Richard M. Hogan Award for Social Sciences—Couple to Couple League
Featured Speaker—2015 World Meeting of Families—Pontifical Council for the Family.

Education
Ph.D in Human Services/Counseling—Capella University
Master of Social Work—University of Pittsburgh
BA Psychology—Franciscan University
BA Theology—Franciscan University

Boards
Holy Cross Family Ministries—Advisory Board
Catholic Psychotherapy Association—Education Committee & Nominating Committee


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