Ryan discovered his passion for counseling during the four years he served as a small group leader at his church. There he witnessed firsthand how God’s Word and the truths of the gospel brought healing, growth, and clarity for those he served.
Dedrick is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker Associate with years of experience within the school system helping children and their families thrive. He is seasoned in walking through crisis situations and assisting others with the best tools and steps in-order to grow and heal. To Dedrick, offering grace and mercy is important for every individual.
Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Franciscan University and a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Regent University. In addition, she has a certificate in trauma studies from Regent University. She is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate (LCMHCA).
As a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate, Diane enjoys working individuals as well as couples in the therapy room. Diane is equipped and empathetic in her approach to counseling, using specific techniques to help her clients have a better awareness of their circumstances and grow in healthy direction. She believes a holistic approach is best, concentrating on the entire person.
Christine is certified as an Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist, a Family Nurse Practitioner and a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She has experience in palliative care, outpatient psychiatry, and geriatric psychiatry.
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate, Christina has experience working with couples, families, adults, and children ages 5 and older. Christina recognizes the importance of the therapeutic relationship and enjoys getting to know each individual client. She utilizes a strengths-based approach and works collaboratively with her clients to reach their specific therapy goals. Her areas of expertise include grief, anxiety, depression, life transitions, and relationship struggles.
Tonya is a board-certified Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate (LCMHCA). She is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and is a National Certified Counselor (NCC). She believes it is essential to meet every client where they are; for some, that includes theological concepts, while others prefer a more secular approach.
Hannah began her career in counseling as an undergraduate student at James Madison University where she studied Psychology.
As a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Ashley is passionate about helping her clients welcome their stories no matter the script and move towards processing in a safe way. She specializes in trauma and understands the barriers to one's healing because of hard experiences. In addition, she is trained in helping individuals and couples work through sexual brokenness such as betrayal or addiction. Ashley's goal is to slow-down the unhealthy cycles and incorporate useful tools and mindfulness skills in-order to reconnect with one's whole self and restore what has been broken.
Renee recently joined LifeCare as an intern as she finishes her coursework to be come a licensed counselor. Renee brings with her over 25 years of ministry experience and counsel in-addition to her clinical time at a local practice. Renee is passionate about helping others enjoy an abundant life and is gentle and encouraging in her therapeutic approaches.