Many of you may recall former presenter, Dan Jurek, and his program, Broken Hearted. Dan had to leave Radio Maria due to professional responsibilities, but is now in a position to return, and Radio Maria is proud to make this announcement.
Dan is a pastoral counselor, certified spiritual director, strategic life coach, licensed professional counselor, and marriage and family therapist. He specializes in working with couples and helping individuals through life transition issues: especially grief, loss and trauma, and has built a unique and diversified clinical, ministerial and professional portfolio. He has been a Catholic high school educator, counselor, administrator and campus minister, a collegiate campus minster and lay spiritual director, as well as Associate Dean of Students and Director of Student Personnel for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Currently, Dan is the founder and director of the Pax Renewal Center for counseling in Lafayette, Louisiana. He is also a Lay Franciscan(S.F.O.). He and his wife Jane have been married for 34 years. They have 4 children and two grandchildren. His mission in life is inspired by the words of St. Francis of Assisi: