Drs. Dave and Jan Stoop

Drs. Dave and Jan Stoop have led seminars and marriage retreats across the country and around the world on relationships, fathering, forgiveness, and parenting. Together they have authored more than 25 books, including The Complete Marriage Book; Forgiving Our Parents; Forgiving Ourselves; and Forgiving the Unforgivable.

Dr. Dave Stoop. Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist in California and he is the founder and director of The Center for Family Therapy in Newport Beach, California where he has his counseling practice. Dave is the Executive Editor of The Life Recovery Bible, which has sold more than 1 million copies. Dave is a Gold Medallion winning author. His latest book is People of the Bible Uncensored.

You hear Dave regularly as one of the co-hosts of the New Life Live radio program. He has appeared on national television shows such as CNN’s Crossfire and The 700 Club. He is an Adjunct Professor at Fuller Seminary and serves on the Executive Board of the American Association of Christian Counselors. Jan has her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fuller Seminary. She is a frequent speaker to women’s groups and is the co-author of The Grandmother Book. She speaks nationally with Dave at their marriage enrichment workshops.

The Stoops reside in Newport Beach, California, and have three sons and five grandchildren.