is our Intention
was founded in May 2001.
It is a member of The Association for the Integration of the Whole Person, (AIWP)
a non-profit organization (#95-3455451)
It provides: Relationship counseling
A new communication model
Helping not Fixing book study
A Course in Miracles book study
Fellowship with others in community
Assistance in your dream interpretation
Relationship counseling is sometimes referred to as pastoral counseling. It is
with life's challenges respecting your particular religious beliefs
while seeing you as a whole person. This is not mental health
counseling (please see Life
Transitions for mental health issues).
Fear is what keeps us apart
which can result in pain and suffering. Love requires us to respect and trust
Jim De Maio
I was born and raised on
Long Island where I completed my undergraduate studies in philosophy
at Stonybrook University (SUNY). I earned a masters degree in 1981 from Wright State in communication skills (Masters in personal
1989 my wife & I founded Life
Transitions Inc., a group private practice
after the State of Florida certified me as an Addictions Professional.
Life Transitions provides chemical dependency and mental health
counseling services. I was ordained a relationship counselor
by AIWP in 2001 which also established the non-profit Helping Ministry of AIWP.
you want to develop your relationships then you will find your
experience at Helping Ministry rewarding. You may involve spouse,
children, co-workers/managers, second marriage partners including the
special challenge of bringing children together into a new household. My
model was designed to help you overcome the fears that might be involved in the process.
A Course in Miracles , Bible Sharing, &
Helping not Fixing, and Communication Skills building
are in conjunction with the support we all need to
Dream Interpretation is based on three principles:
all dreams are symbolic, their purpose is
to help us to face fears, and they are always from
a higher source and therefore valuable.
Please call (941) 627-2100 for details on these
services as well as what you might be
Not Fixing, was written as a manual in learning
the difference between enabling and truly helping others.
Jesus the Lover, is based on an imagined view of a savior
who knew how to end suffering for himself and others.