In 1995, David and Irene moved to their current location in North Hampton, NH – a beautifully restored barn adjacent
to 30 acres of town conservation land with a large pond (as seen above). They have been married over 37 years and have two daughters and
a grand daughter.
David is a graduate of Syracuse University and received his masters degree from Colgate Rochester Divinity School. He is an ordained minister who pursued a career in human services and health care management. In 1989 he left the corporate world to found Pathways to Personal Growth, dedicated to the healing arts and recovery from addiction. He has trained at the Caron Foundation, Core Energetic Institute, and Imago Relationship Institute in New York. He also was the minister of Unity of the Seacoast in Dover, NH until retiring from the church in 2008. His passion is working with couples using the effective Imago method, and also with men seeking to become more emotionally balanced and whole.
Irene is an experienced expressive therapist, professional coach including management coaching and writing coaching, workshop leader, teacher, singer, and motivational speaker. Irene brings the gift of helping people remove their blocks and achieve their dreams. She recently published her first book entitled Not Like My Mother - Becoming A Sane Parent After Growing Up in a CRAZY Family. Irene is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Salem State College and the University of New England grad school (MSW). She started off as an early childhood educator, then moved to corporate management as executive director of a non-profit agency. She was the Human Resource manager for a large corporation prior to joining David in 1991 to develop Pathways
Irene M. Tomkinson, MSW
David Tomkinson, M.Div.
Certified Imago Relationship Therapist