Concierge Medical Office in Bakersfield “The Practice”

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiChristian Counseling, Uncategorized

The Practice Bakersfield

On Wednesdays I drive down from Tehachapi to provide Christian counseling services at “The Practice,” which is a concierge medical practice led by Jan Mensink, M.D. The whole concept of Concierge Medicine or Pre-Paid Medical Offices was just foreign to me, but the more I see it in operation, and the more I learn about it, but more I really like it. For a reasonable monthly fee (from $69/month to $139/month) you can become a “member” of this doctor’s practice, … Read More

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiConcierge Medical Office in Bakersfield “The Practice”

About Our Bakersfield Counseling Office at The Practice

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiUncategorized

It has been a great opportunity to spend my Wednesdays in Bakersfield providing counseling services at The Practice. The Practice is a “Pre-Paid” or “Concierge” Medical Practice that was started by Dr. Jan Mensink two years ago, and it has rapidly grown into one of the largest “Membership Medical Offices” in California.  “Membership Medical” is the phrase that I use to describe how his practice works – as it is a new concept to me, although it has been around … Read More

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiAbout Our Bakersfield Counseling Office at The Practice

Space Ship Two : We Are So Very Sorry

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiChristian Counseling, Uncategorized

spaceship2

Our hearts and our prayers go out to the families of the two pilots aboard Space Ship 2 today. This is an unbelievably painful day for the families, as well as for all of the “Scaled” family. Many of my friends who work at Scaled Composites watched from the ground as the engine exploded. The cause of the crash has not yet been absolutely determined, and the NTSB will take its time to investigate. Mojave is not far from our … Read More

Douglas Cowan Psy.D., Counseling TehachapiSpace Ship Two : We Are So Very Sorry