Dr. Gerald BrownGerald Brown

Dr. Gerald Brown (Doc Brown) is owner of Inner Compass Counseling, Coaching, and Consulting PLLC in Cornelius, NC and Statesville, NC.  He is passionate about fatherhood issues, immigrant concerns, and specializes in trauma work.  Doc Brown has presented at various conferences and has a multitude of experience training organizations and corporations in diversity and multicultural resilience.  He believes in helping individuals, couples, and families find meaning and integrate that meaning with various resiliencies in order to live purposefully and vibrantly.  He is married with two daughters ages 13 and 5.  


 

  • Fatherhood in the 21st Century: Valentine’s Day Musings and Letters

    Feb 06, 2017
    St. Valentine’s Day is almost upon us. It seems that 2017 is already flying as fast as Cupid with his heart shaped arrows. This year I am going to write my wife and two daughters each a love letter.
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  • Fatherhood in the 21st Century: No time for exercise: Eat for wellness

    Jan 23, 2017
    Now that a new year is upon us we as fathers can make new choices and commit to being optimal fathers in the lives of our children. One of the ways to do this is to begin making healthier choices in the kitchen. Many of us are working 2 or more jobs and find it difficult to take the time in our busy lives to reflect on our dietary habits.
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  • Fatherhood in the 21st Century: New Year Resolutions for Fathers

    Jan 10, 2017
    Now that a new year is upon us we as fathers can make new choices and commit to being optimal fathers in the lives of our children. I was reminded of the importance of the power and influence I have as a father during a recent trip to Costa Rica with my daughter.
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  • Fatherhood in the 21st Century: Bullies

    Dec 16, 2016
    If you notice that your child is constantly withdrawing from family interaction or activities you may want to dig a little deeper. Here are some warning signs that your child may be bullied...
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  • Fatherhood in the 21st Century: Stay at Home Dads

    Dec 06, 2016
    Our society is still adapting to the idea that a father can stay at home while their wife or partner forges ahead in their respective careers. According to a Pew Center study in 2012 there were 2 million stay at home dads. Most of these dads decide to make the transition out of necessity (economy, lack of education, etc.) and not by choice.
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