Dicken Bettinger, Ed.D., received his doctorate in counseling psychology and is a retired licensed clinical psychologist. Dicken’s whole career has focused on psychological well-being. In 1986 he came across Sydney Banks and the Three Principles. Dicken co-founded a Three Principle training, counseling, and education center in Vermont.
Dicken was a senior staff at Pransky and Associates in La Conner, Washington for 16 years, where he developed and led corporate and university leadership trainings, team development, and executive coaching. In 2012 Dicken founded 3 Principles Mentoring. He offers 4-day immersion retreats for individuals and couples; practitioner development; and individualized training programs. He enjoys leading group seminars in the US and throughout Europe.
Dicken is the co-author of a book on the Three Principles called Coming Home. Dicken has been happily married for 47 years. He has two adult children and two adored grandchildren. He enjoys photography, hiking, canoeing, and traveling.