Alexander Widas, LMT, CHT is not a licensed mental health practitioner.
Alexander Widas, LMT, CHT is an ordained interfaith minister specializing in Contemplative Counseling in the Nalanda tradition of Contemplative Science. He holds certificates in Contemplative Psychotherapy: Compassion-Based Psychotherapy and Embodied-Transformation, and Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy; and Hypnotherapy in the Spiritual Counseling Practice of Depth Hypnosis. He has completed the equivalent of no less than 8 years of full-time higher and continuing education pertaining to the field of Contemplative Counseling, including supervised practice. He remains in good standing with and accountable to his ordaining organization. He remains in ongoing continuing education and professional supervisory.
Contemplative Counseling is a healing modality which extends across embodied, mental, and spiritual domains. Alexander Widas, LMT, CHT chooses to operate legally as a Pastoral/Spiritual Counselor to maintain freedom from secular impositions upon his scope of practice. As such, Alexander Widas, LMT, CHT is not a licensed mental health practitioner. Alexander Widas does not provide medical diagnoses; nor is he a licensed physician. Alexander Widas, LMT, CHT pledges confidentiality and maintains HIPAA compliance.