Evaluation of Accusations Against Priests and Religious

We have extensive experience in evaluating accusations against priests, causes of false accusations and in assisting priests in addressing conflicts in those to whom they minister.

The Justice for Priests new publication to help accused priests is an excellent resource.

Manual of Self Defense

Evaluation of Conflicts in Self-Giving

The priest should mold his human personality in such a way that he becomes a bridge and not an obstacle for others in their meeting with Jesus Christ the Redeemer of Humanity.

- Saint John Paul II, I Will Give You Shepherds


Welcome to PriestlyHealing.com. This website addresses a number of important issues in priestly life including, psychological conflicts in priestly ministry, protection from loneliness, conflicts in priestly relationships, strategies for dealing with controlling and angry individuals, the crisis in the Church and affective maturity in seminarians.

Our mission is to strengthen Catholic marriages and families by educating spouses, marital therapists and clergy about common causes of conflicts in marital self-giving and effective approaches to alleviating such conflicts. 

Our mission is to strengthen families by educating parents about common causes of emotional and behavioral conflicts in children and by providing effective approaches to alleviating such conflicts. 

Dr. Fitzgibbons has coauthored the second edition of a textbook on the treatment on excessive anger in adult and child psychiatric disorders in the field of positive psychology for American Psychological Association Books, Forgiveness Therapy: An Empirical Guide for Resolving Anger and Restoring Hope.