Nathaniel Granger, Jr., PsyD

Nathaniel Granger, Jr., PsyD, a Chicago native, is Past-President of APA Division 32, Society for Humanistic Psychology, a licensed minister, certified DEIB specialist, practicing psychotherapist, author & poet, transformational speaker, and executive coach. He serves as an adjunct faculty at Saybrook University and is the treasurer of Rocky Mountain Counseling and Psychological Association (RMHCPA). Dr. Granger is a sought-after speaker with several publications, presentations, workshops, and keynotes to his credit.  Additionally, he is the  Founder and Director of Be REAL Ministries, Inc. in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he serves the community by working closely with marginalized groups as a pastor and psychotherapist by taking an existential-humanistic approach to Christian service. He actively continues the march towards humanizing the homeless and advocates for the displaced and disenfranchised. He specializes in trauma, relationships, and diversity and inclusion and continues to add to his research on microaggressions. Getting his start as a nurse, he has over 30 years of experience in Human Services. Dr. Granger is an honored recipient of the Carmi Harari Early Career Award from the Society for Humanistic Psychology and the Sandy Sela-Smith Humanistic Exemplar Award presented by the Rocky Mountain Humanistic Counseling and Psychological Association. His commitment to human dignity and social justice remains the substrata upon which much of his work is predicated.