Ms. Cheryl Gowin MBA, MA

Cheryl Gowin

I am on my second career. My first career was in corporate America where I reached the level of executive ā€œCā€ level corporate management. Following in the example Gail Sheey talks about in New Passages, I am in my Second Adulthood. I obtained a Masters in professional counseling from Liberty University. I also have an undergraduate degree in Finance and Economics from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of North Texas.

My goal is to bring my life experience to individuals and couples; helping them work through life's struggles.

Discovery Counseling
http://www.discoverycounseling.org
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Farmville, Virginia
23901
Articles Cheryl has Published
Sticks, Stones or Words, Which Can Hurt You?
Sticks, Stones or Words, Which Can Hurt You?

There is a childhood verse that goes, "Sticks and stones can break my bones but words can never hurt me." Do you really believe that? I don't. Just consider these recent headlines: "Rutgers football player »

There is a childhood verse that goes, "Sticks and stones can break my bones but words can never hurt me." Do you really believe that? I don't. Just consider these recent headlines: "Rutgers football player quits, alleging verbal abuse from coach;" "Teen commits suicide, family blames bullying." We continue to hear about the negative effect of bullying. People hurl flaming arrows of rejection at schoolmates,..

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · February 16th, 2019

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · February 16th, 2019

A GAP Year
A GAP Year

Its official, Malia Obama has chosen Harvard for college and she is taking a GAP Year. Now, are you asking what a GAP Year is? The idea of an official Gap Year started in the United Kingdom in the 1970's »

Its official, Malia Obama has chosen Harvard for college and she is taking a GAP Year. Now, are you asking what a GAP Year is? The idea of an official Gap Year started in the United Kingdom in the 1970's as a way to help students move more successfully from high school to college life. The intention was to contribute to the development of the student through an extended international experience. The..

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · July 7th, 2016

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · July 7th, 2016

Avoiding the Gray Divorce
Avoiding the Gray Divorce

Remember the show "Everyone Loves Raymond". In one episode, Deborah comments on the scene of her in-laws, Maria and Frank sitting at the lunch table eating lunch and not saying a word. It makes one wonder, »

Remember the show "Everyone Loves Raymond". In one episode, Deborah comments on the scene of her in-laws, Maria and Frank sitting at the lunch table eating lunch and not saying a word. It makes one wonder, is this Hollywood or real life? A British study on communication between married couples supports this scene as real life. The study found that the longer the marriage, the less couples say to each..

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · July 5th, 2016

Ms. Cheryl Gowin · July 5th, 2016