Dr. Bev Wiens is Chair of the Counseling Psychology Department at William Jessup University, (1981 to present) and a licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist. Her current therapeutic passion centers around the study of human attachments and their correlations with attachment to God. Dr. Wiens believes that God has designed us to live in intimate relationship with one another and with Him, and that our human intimacies are a rehearsal for intimacy with God. This study was the focus of her dissertation, leading to a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. Dr. Wiens also holds an M.A. in Counseling, an M.A Child Development / Family Relations and a B.A. in Child Development / Family Relations.