BiographyLouis Hoffman, PhD, is a licensed psychologist in private practice in Colorado Springs, Colorado and the Executive Director of the Rocky Mountain Humanistic Counseling and Psychological Association. He has been recognized as a fellow by the American Psychological Association for his contributions to the field of professional psychology. An avid writing. Dr. Hoffman has 17 books and over 100 journal articles and book chapters to his credit. Dr. Hoffman teaches though the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Saybrook University, the International Institute for Existential-Humanistic Psychology, and the Existential Humanistic Institute. Dr. Hoffman regularly travels to China to engage in dialogues and provide training on existential and humanistic psychology.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Dr. Hoffman specializes in existential-humanistic psychology. Other areas of interest include multicultural psychology, religious and spiritual issues in psychotherapy, international psychology, and theoretical and philosophical issues in psychology.
In addition to being a scholar and psychologist, Dr. Hoffman enjoys reading and writing poetry, hiking with his dogs, spending time with his wife and three sons, and exploring the beautiful mountains of Colorado.
Published: Jul 17, 2018 by Journal of Constructivist Psychology
Authors: Louis Hoffman
This is the introduction to the special section of the Journal of Constructivist Psychology on Existential and Constructivist Psychology: A Developing Dialogue
Published: Apr 30, 2018 by Journal of Constructivist Psychology
Authors: Justin Lincoln & Louis Hoffman
This article was in a special section of the Journal of Constructivist Psychology on Existential and Constructivist Psychology: A Developing Dialogue.
Published: Jun 01, 2016 by Journal of Humanistic Psychology
Authors: Louis Hoffman, Nathaniel Granger, Jr., Lisa Vallejos, and Michael Moats
This is a journal article examining Black Lives Matter and contemporary protest movements through an existential-humanistic lens.
By: Louis Hoffman
This is an important article on existential therapy featured in The Atlantic. It features several prominent existential therapists, including Louis Hoffman, PhD.
Published: Nov 29, 2019
A lecture by Louis Hoffman on Existential and Humanistic Psychology: Integration and Contemporary Issues.
Published: Jul 24, 2019
Dr. Louis Hoffman's
Published: Nov 29, 2019
Dr. Louis Hoffman's presentation on "Existential-Humanistic Case Conceptualization" presented at the Second World Congress of Existential Therapy in Buenos Aires, Argentina.