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Terrlyn Curry Avery
Rev. Dr. Terrlyn L. Curry Avery (TLC) is the creator of Pastology, the cutting-edge field that focuses on the synergy between pastoring and psychology. She holds a Ph.D. from Hofstra University and a Masters of Divinity from Yale University. She calls herself a pastologist and is a transformational leader, coach, speaker, author, and retreat leader. Rev. Dr. TLC is passionate about issues of social justice. Her programs are designed to increase awareness of racial inequities and to deepen the level of consciousness and commitment of participants around issues of systemic and institutional racism, to begin individual transformation, and to move to systemic transformation within a particular organization, community, or institution. Rev. Dr. TLC is the author of Sacred Intelligence: The Essence of Sacred, Selfish & Shared Relationships and will be publishing her second book this year, Dismantling Racism: The Sacred Intelligence Journey of Faith for Transformational Leaders. She is the host of The Dismantle Racism Show with the Rev. Dr. TLC, which airs on