About DreamStar Free Online Counseling

DreamStar Free Online Counselingtm (DFOC) is an extension of Dr. Gregory Scott Sparrow’s counseling and supervision practice, and his work with DreamStar Institute—a dreamwork training and certification platform. Dr. Sparrow and UTRGV have signed an MOU, which has established DFOC as a site through which Practicum and Internship students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) students can accrue their counseling hours.

Sparrow is a Professor in the Counseling Department at the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Board Certified LPC-Supervisor in Texas, and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Virginia. Dr. Sparrow has maintained a private practice in professional counseling since 1982, and currently practices in McAllen, Texas.

The dreamwork methodology used in the DFOC groups is the FiveStar Method
tm, which was developed by Dr. Sparrow. His accumulated writings in the field of dream theory and analysis can be accessed at the DreamStar Institute website.

Julie Sparrow is the DFOC Project Director, and Office Manager for Dr. Sparrow’s private practice.