We Are:

  • Licensed Psychologists; Trainers and Consultants
  • Experts in Human and Organizational Development
  • Focused on helping people to chart their personal future through viewing retirement as a life transition with growth potential

About Us

Charting Your Personal Future is a psychological consulting firm that works with individuals and organizations within the United States and internationally.

While specializing in providing a range of services sensitive to the social and psychological aspects of retirement transition, CYPF also provides consultation and training focused on mental health prevention and promotion.

Our principal consultants are:

Robert K. ConyneRobert K. Conyne, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus from the University of Cincinnati, is a Licensed Psychologist, Clinical Counselor and Fellow of the Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW) and the American Psychological Association. He has 36 years of professional experience as a University Professor and Department Head, psychologist, counselor, administrator, consultant, and trainer.

Bob has received many awards, including Eminent Career Award from the ASGW; Lifetime Achievement Award in Prevention, Society of Counseling Psychology of the APA; Distinguished Alumni Award of Distinction from Purdue University, and being designated a Soros International Scholar.

Bob is 2009 President of the APA’s Division of Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy. With over 200 scholarly publications and presentations including 11 books in his areas of expertise (group work, prevention, and ecological counseling), along with broad international consultation in these areas, Bob is recognized as an expert in working with people and systems.

With colleague, Lynn S. Rapin, Ph.D., he also helps people plan and prepare psychologically for their upcoming retirement, using the holistic approach they developed, "Charting Your Personal Future."

Lynn S. RapinLynn S. Rapin, Ph.D. is a Licensed Psychologist in private practice in Cincinnati working with individuals, small groups and organizations.

Dr. Rapin is a national leader in group work and has served as president of two national professional group work organizations, The Association for Specialists in Group Work, and the American Psychological Association: Group Psychology and Group Psychotherapy. She is a Fellow in four national professional associations. Lynn has been an Adjunct Associate Professor of Counseling at the University of Cincinnati since 1982.

For nearly 30 years, Lynn has consulted with organizations and teams on organization and professional development. She has worked with every level of organization, from CEO and management teams to first line employees. She has presented, written, and consulted locally, nationally, and internationally. Lynn has developed the retirement program with colleague Robert K. Conyne, Ph.D. and focuses on workplace transition consultation and professional coaching.