Phil Barkley is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with more than 35 years of experience. He has had a private practice with his wife of 37 years, who is also a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He has a masters degree in clinical psychology and also has licenses in professional counseling and psychology. He and his wife taught a four-hour course for divorcing parents of minor children for over 14 years, and they are Rule 31 Mediators for the State of Tennessee. Phil has also conducted workshops for international, national and state professional organizations in marriage and family therapy. He and his wife live on a small farm with their two horses, two dogs and three cats.