View Full Version : Epic therapy fail

02-08-2010, 11:24 AM
A respected domestic violence and anger management counselor in Fairfax County was arraigned in federal court Thursday after he allegedly pulled a gun on two men who he believed were blocking his car on an Annandale street last week.

The two men were federal marshals.

Jose L. Avila, 57, was ordered held without bond pending a detention hearing Friday in U.S. District Court in Alexandria. He has been held in the Fairfax jail since Jan. 25, when he apparently picked the wrong place and time to complain about thoughtless parking.

Avila's attorney, William A. Odio, said Avila had worked for many years at the nonprofit Center for Multicultural Human Services in Falls Church, which merged with Northern Virginia Family Service in 2008. ...

link (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/02/04/AR2010020404554.html)

Therapist, talk to thyself. :D

02-08-2010, 11:48 AM
Yeah, that was in the Post last week; my husband copied it to his Facebook page and said "you just can' t make this stuff up." :)

02-08-2010, 12:06 PM
What? he was managing his anger. It's not like he pulled the trigger or anything . . . ;)