"All I had to do was read the chapter titles to know that this was one dragon I wanted to ride. Wicks is a master who makes the spiritual life exciting and doable."--Helen Prejean
, Author of Dead Man Walking
"Like a good friend's support in tough times, Riding the Dragon is both compassionate and wise." --Jack Kornfield, Author of A Path with Heart
About the Author
Robert J. Wicks, who received his doctorate in psychology from Hahnemann Medical College, is on the faculty of Loyola University Maryland. Dr. Wicks has taught in universities and professional schools of psychology, medicine, social work, nursing, and theology. Wicks was responsible for the psychological debriefing of relief workers following the Rwandan civil war and also worked with relief teams in Cambodia. Additionally, he delivered presentations at Walter Reed Army Hospital to health care professionals involved in caring for Iraqi war veterans with amputations and severe head injuries. He has authored over forty books, including Streams of Contentment
and Crossing the Desert
. Visit Wicks online at robertjwicks.com.