Leading Authority in Treatment of Narcissism and Emotional Abuse

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Dr. David Hawkins

Director, Marriage Recovery Center & The Emotional Abuse Institute


Dr. Hawkins, MBA, MSW, MA, PhD, is a clinical psychologist who has brought healing to thousands of marriages and individuals throughout his forty plus years as a therapist. He has spent the majority of his career developing the most effective methods for healing marriage wounds and helping high conflict couples break free from destructive cycles and learn a new way of relating to themselves and their spouse. 



  • Couples Crisis Counseling
  • Narcissistic and Emotional Abuse


Bachelors in Psychology, Western Washington University | Master’s in Social Work, Portland State University

Master’s in Business Administration, Strayer University | Masters in Psychology, George Fox University

Doctorate in Psychology, George Fox University

The question is often posed: Can a narcissist heal? The answer is yes. Over the past ten years, Dr. Hawkins has become a leader and expert in the field of treatment for narcissism and emotional abuse in the context of relationships. He has developed one of a kind programs that has helped thousands of people find healing and recovery from narcissism and emotional abuse. His approach targets breaking deeply entrenched patterns of thinking and behaviors, and helping them gain a new awareness of the emotional needs within their relationship and how to meet them.

Dr. Hawkins is a speaker & trainer for the American Association of Christian Counselors and writes for Crosswalk.com, CBN.org, and Believe.com. He has made regular appearances on Moody Radio and Faith Radio and is a best-selling author of over thirty books.

He has two grown sons, is happily married to Christie Hawkins, and lives on Bainbridge Island, outside Seattle, WA. Dr. Hawkins and his team of trained experts offer in-person and virtual counseling. To schedule your in-person or video session, call our team at (206) 219-0145.

Therapy Rates

Individual Assessment (3 hours)$765
Couples Assessment$765
Couples Assessment Plus$1,020
Intervention Planning$1,020
2-day Couples Intensive$4,950
3-day Couples Intensive$7,100
Custom IntensivesPlease call for a quote*
Hourly SessionsRates
Hourly Sessions$265
5 Hours Package$1,300
10 Hours Package$2,600

Do you need hope and healing for your marriage?

At the Marriage Recovery Center, we are passionate about helping couples discover hope and healing for their relationships. Whether you are in a toxic, destructive marriage or simply longing for deeper connection with your spouse, our counselors will help you gain the tools you need to experience a healthy and fulfilling marriage.

Schedule a free call with a Client Care Specialist to learn more.