Dr. George James honored as a 2018 Man of Influence by FunTimes Magazine
June 13, 2018 | Staff Therapist Dr. George James was recently named a 2018 Man of Influence by FunTimes Magazine. FunTimes Magazine features articles by, for, and about African, Caribbean, and African American communities that reflect the many voices of the African Diaspora and its cultural points of view. This life-style magazine serving the Mid-Atlantic region recognizes a group of Men and Women of Influence each year.
According to their website, these Men of Influence “have made phenomenal contributions to our communities, our nations, and our world. They have raised the bar in almost every field of endeavor…We pay tribute to some of our own who have distinguished themselves in various ways, using their skills, talents, and abilities to educate, elevate, and edify others.”
This year, Dr. George James was recognized for his efforts as therapist and Program Director of the Master’s in Couple and Family Therapy program. Of this work, he commented: “I am honored to create safe spaces to talk about some of individuals’ deepest, darkest, hurts and pains as well as their expectations and in doing that, being able to help restore their relationships and find the courage within themselves to do amazing things.”
The honorees were celebrated at a release party on June 7 at the African American Museum in Philadelphia. We extend our congratulations to Dr. James and his fellow award recipients. Learn more about FunTimes Magazine by visiting their website.