Meet your Instructors

The ISIP “Series” program adds a presenter this year – content will be the same. Steve Maybell, who started and established the “Series” in 2001, needs to cut back a bit. Steve is giving his body (back) a chance to heal. He will continue to present the “Series” in Boise but will not be presenting in eastern and northern Idaho.

Instructor: Edward Mowry, M.Ed

011Edward Mowry has worked for 16 years as a School Counselor. He has presented training to private industry for another ten years. He worked with At-Risk Youth in an Alternative School for ten years as a Counselor and Substance Abuse Interventionist, and was in Private Practice.

Edward developed a program for developing learning skills of struggling At-Risk students which enabled their demonstration of achievement on Statewide Testing and enhanced their skills & participation in classrooms.

Edward is focused on the utility of Adlerian Psychology in Counseling, Education, Work Environments, Family Life, and Personal Well Being. Edward is a Member-at-Large and Past-President of ISIP, with Certificates in Basic Adlerian Studies and in Advanced Adlerian Studies.

Edward’s affiliations have included:

  • ACA – American Counseling Association ICA
  • Idaho Counseling Association ASCA
  • American School Counselor Association IMHCA
  • Idaho Mental Health Counselors Assoc. ASGW
  • Association for Specialists in Group Work ISCA
  • Idaho School Counselor Association AACE
  • The Assoc. for Assessment in Counseling & Education NASAP
  • North American Society of Adlerian Psychology

Instructor: Wes Wingett

Image result for wes wingetWes Wingett PhD has been a counselor, educator, and consultant in private practice in Norfolk, NE since 1978. Dr. Wingett, a Diplomate in Adlerian Psychology conferred by the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology, has coauthored several articles published in professional journals, coauthored several chapters in books, self published four workbooks focusing on the application of Adlerian psychology to various challenges of living, and co-authored four workbooks on families. He has conducted workshops based on the Individual Psychology of Alfred Adler in twenty states in the United States, Puerto Rico, three provinces in Canada and several countries in central and far eastern Asia, Europe, Central America and South America.

Instructor: Dr. Steven A. Maybell, PhD

Dr. Steven Maybell holds a doctorate in Counseling Psychology from La Jolla University in California. He has Diplomat status in Adlerian Psychology (NASAP), in Clinical Social Work (NASW) and Professional Psychotherapy (IABMCP), and is an Association of Marriage and Family Therapy Approved Supervisor. He brings over 30 years of experience in individual, couple and family counseling as well as parent education. Currently Dr. Maybell is the Director of the Student Counseling Center and on the faculty of Seattle Pacific University and has a private therapy practice.

Dr. Maybell has authored numerous journal articles and books, including “Raising Respectful Kids in a Rude World” (Prima 2001) and “Calming the Family Storm” (Impact 2005). Dr. Maybell has been teaching Adlerian Psychology for over twenty years. His consistently positive evaluations are a testimony to his ability to make Adlerian Psychology practical, accessible and relevant to today’s world and today’s problems.


The Idaho Society of Individual Psychology is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.