Born and raised on the West coast of British Columbia, David completed the majority of his College and University studies in Eastern Canada. After completing his undergraduate degree with honours, he went on to receive his Master's degree with honours in theology and counselling from the University of Toronto.

David McKenzie: Career Highlights Timeline

Dr. David R. McKenzieDr. David McKenzie,
1975 Ordained. Licensed by the Anglican Church of Canada as a priest.
Until 2000 Twenty years as pastor and seven years as prison chaplain.
1978 Radio: Hosted late night talk shows: CJAT, Trail BC.
1981 Television: interview with CBC news anchor Gordon Hunt (subject: Christian faith and contemporary living)
1982 - 1985 Television: interviewed several times by CBC and CTV on a variety of issues ranging from housing for the poor and crime to bizarre religious cults.
1985 Television: interview with CTV's Laurier LaPierre (subject: upcoming visit to Vancouver by Pope John Paul II).
1986 Television: member of CTV talk panel, hosted by Laurier LaPierre (subject: contemporary world faith issues).
1988 - 1992 Led Effective Communication workshops for staff couples. Correctional Service of Canada, Pacific Region. Over 700 attendees.
1999, 2000 Conducted community public lectures on Depression.
1997 - Present Member of the Chilliwack Couples' Consortium. Helps facilitate and lead workshops for couples on effective communication and conflict resolution.
2004 February 2004: David featured on the Drew Savage and Nat Hunter Show on Z95.3 FM and asked for his expert opinion on various aspects of sex and relationships.
April 3, 2004: David presented a fun and informative workshop called: "Good Sex For Life" at the Health and Wellness Conference at the University College of the Fraser Valley in Chilliwack.
2005 - 2006 February, 2004: David was featured on the Playboy Radio's phone-in sex show out of Los Angeles as well as in the Globe and Mail.
Featured on the CBC National News and Vancouver Global news, Flare Magazine
2007 Featured on CTV National News, Vancouver Global News, MacLean's Magazine, Chatelaine Magazine, The Globe and Mail Newspaper, The Georgia Straight Newspaper and several smaller local newspapers.
2007 - Present Since July, 2007, Dr. Mckenzie is a regular monthly guest on the Fanny Kiefer's Studio 4 TV Show on Shaw TV. Fanny refers to Dr. McKenzie as "Our resident couples counsellor and sex therapist."

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Dr. David McKenzie melds a pastor's heart and a psychologist's knowledge with the skills of a relationship and sex therapist. Heart, head and skill - these things in balance make me comfortable referring clients to Dr. McKenzie.
Dr. Rob Lees, Registered Psychologist, Chilliwack BC

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