Richard Cook

Friday & Saturday 9:00 - 10:30am and Saturday 1:30 - 2:30pm

Richard loves journeying with people as they seek life-giving connection with God. He led the development of counselling and social work degree programmes at BTI Tauranga for 20 years and is back there after overseeing programmes at St John’s Theological College in Auckland.

Richard is on the Spiritual Direction team with Larger Story. He co-edited Interweavings: Conversations between Narrative Therapy and Christian faith and is currently writing a new book Conversations that Matter: Re:Visioning Spiritual Direction from the Teaching of Dr Larry Crabb.

He is married to Caroline, they work remotely from Napier enjoying walks with their Lab-Retriever and growing bonsais.