Eddie Parish

Dr. Eddie Parish

Dr. Eddie Parish

Board Member / Director


Born May 25, 1957 Tucson Arizona

Married March 9, 1985 to Judy Parish

Two Children, Daughter is Bristol age 15; Son is Arizona age 12

Academic Training:

BA                   University of Arizona (Sociology and Psychology)

M.MFT            Abilene Christian University (Marriage and Family Therapy)

Ph.D.               Florida State University (Marriage and Family Therapy)

Professional Credentials and Associations:

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Texas and Louisiana

Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor in the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists


Teaching Assistant, 1986-1989, The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

Assistant Professor, 1989-1991, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

Assistant Professor, 1991-1996, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas

Associate Professor, 1996, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas

Adjunct Professor 1996-current, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Tex as

Currently CEO of Parish Hermitage Inc. a non-profit retreat type short term stay for enhancing whole life in people through the integration of MFT, Spiritual Disciplines, and hospitality in a naturistic setting.