Doc Downing PHD

About Doc

Myron Doc Downing PhD has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, a Master’s in Social Work, and a Doctorate in Marriage and Family Counseling. He has more than 45 years’ experience as a therapist and seminar leader.

He has six years of experience in conducting a weekly live call-in radio show, followed by a live call-in TV show. He has written several books including: TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE. He has been writing about EQ, (Emotional Quotient) and how to increase your Emotional Intelligence since the 1970s.

As a retired therapist of 40 years, I understand the challenges mental health counselors face when providing high-quality care to their clients. That is why I am offering free resources to follow the purpose in the form of handouts, tests, and screening devices. These resources are designed to help you better access and support your clients and enhance your practice overall. Please feel free to use them as you see fit.

Help Services

For more information email me: [email protected] 

Get new Bi-monthly Articles free.  Request to [email protected] 

Weekly Zoom Therapy Group, free

Individual and Group Teledoc consultation, and video conferences


What people write about us

Doc has written four books: THE ANATOMY OF A VICTIM; TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE; PARENTING, THE EARLY YEARS; and A WHOLE BRAIN APPROACH TO ANXIETY DISORDERS. He has been writing about EQ, Emotional Quotient, and how to increase your Emotional Intelligence over 40 years.

"The lessons go beyond the conceptual and  teach you the essential tools that will yield POWER  in every area of your life."
Loree Little PhD Clinical Psychologist

"I recommend this book to mental health professionals and laypeople alike."
Dale Moses MD, Psychiatrist

"Doc Downing has a wonderful way of 'summing up' the EQ concepts so that they are understandable, memorial and practical!" 
Matt Perelstein, EQ program manager

"If you interact with children, families or coworkers, this is a must-read book for you!
Howard Watkins, Attorney

What do you have to say about Doc?