Dr. Lee H. Baucom - Life Coach, Author, Marriage/Couples Counselor, Personal Development Coach, Relationship Coach, Speaker/Presenter - Louisville, KY
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Dr. Lee H. Baucom (PhD)

Life Coach

Contact information

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Phone 502-802-4823

4949 Brownsboro Rd., #147

Louisville, KY Show on map

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The dry statistics are this:  I completed my M.Div. in pastoral counseling in 1991.  In 1993, I earned my Th.M. in pastoral counseling and family therapy.  In 1997, I completed my Ph.D. in marriage and family therapy.

In reality, I have been in training all my life.  I was fortunate to grow up in an intact and loving family.  Currently, I am married (have been for over 25 years), and have a quickly-reaching-adulthood daughter and son.  My degrees gave me book knowledge.  My family has taught me what it all really means.

Beyond the academic degrees, I have extensive training in community building, life coaching, and conflict mediation.  I have had the opportunity to work across the socio-economic spectrum, with a variety of backgrounds.

On a daily basis, I watch in amazement and gratitude, as people grow, develop, change, and become thriving people.  As Ray Kroc said, "You are either green and growing or ripe and rotting."  So, I keep on growing.

In my spare time, I enjoy trail running, paddle boarding, and scuba diving.  Oh, and I really enjoy spending time with my family.

The Reason I Became A Helping Professional

Sometimes, a profession finds you!  When I was in college, a conversation reminded me that I was the person people sought out when they were struggling.  And I love connecting with people on a deep level.  But more than that, I love to watch transformations.

So, I trained to be a therapist.  And in the midst of writing my dissertation, I realized my heart was in coaching.  So I trained as a Life Coach.  I found I was more pulled toward helping people build a great life than helping people "dig up the bones of the past."

My passion is in helping people to thrive.  I refer to myself as a Thriveologist.  I am constantly studying how and why people thrive, then taking that information and helping others to thrive. 

This became more poignant for me a number of years ago.  I was diagnosed with an illness that should have left me chronically disabled, and prematurely killing me.  Thankfully, I recovered.  But it gave me a new appreciation for life.  I now live on what I call "bonus time."  I didn't know whether I would have anymore time.  So it is all bonus now.

My life purpose is to teach others to thrive, all while learning to thrive more myself.

Dr. Lee H. Baucom

Additional Details

I am:

Married

Have children:

Yes

Dr. Lee H. Baucom

Payment Options

Accepts Credit Cards:

Yes

Accepts Insurance:

No

Accepts Paypal:

Yes

Sliding Scale:

No

Fee Range:

Based on the package

Dr. Lee H. Baucom

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Divorce/Divorce Prevention

Marriage

Wellness

Credentials:

PhD

Time in Practice:

25 years +

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:

Author

Marriage/Couples Counselor

Personal Development Coach

Relationship Coach

Speaker/Presenter

I offer my services:

Telephone

By Email

I am fluent in:

English

Articles by Dr. Lee H. Baucom
Summer In Paradise

10 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Said 'I Do'

Life and love lessons from 25 years of marriage.

Summer Couple

Two Crucial Feelings In A Marriage -- Do You Feel Them?

There are two crucial feelings for a happy marriage. Do you feel them? Does your spouse feel them?

Marriage: How To Grow Your Marriage

Spring Has Sprung: Why It's Time To 'Water' Your Marriage

Are you tending your marriage or are you letting weeds overtake it? Here are the habits of growing

How To Save Your Marriage: Is Separation the Key?

Can A Break Fix Your Marriage? 10 Tips To A Successful Separation

Is it possible for a separation to be used as a tool to save and not to sink a marriage?

deep breath

A Closer Look At The Top 10 Reasons To Divorce

Here are 10 reasons to divorce that people use -- and why they should stop using them.

Dr. Lee H. Baucom

All Specialties

Core Dynamics, Couples/Marital Issues, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Emptiness, Forgiveness, Health/Wellness, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Transitions, Marriage, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Religious, Spiritual, Wellness, Worry