W.D. “DUB” ROGERS is an
ordained minister, holds a Ph.D. in Interpersonal Communication,
a Master of Human Relations, and a Bachelor of Business Administration
from the University of Oklahoma, a Master of Divinity and a
Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling from the International
School of Theology. He is a member of the American Association
of Christian Counselors and the International Association of
Biblical Counselors. He has been on staff with Campus Crusade
for Christ and with SCOPE Ministries International, where he
was Director of Training. Dub has been an adjunct professor
at the University of Central Oklahoma, and he is currently
an adjunct professor teaching Marriage and Family classes at
Mid America Christian University. Dub is scheduled to teach
Interpersonal Communication and Family Communication at Southern
Nazarene University. Dub frequently speaks and teaches at workshops
and seminars. Click HERE
for more on Dub.
ROGERS holds a Master of Social Work degree from the University
of Oklahoma and a Bachelor of Arts from San Jose State University.
She is a licensed clinical social worker. She served with Campus
Crusade for Christ for 24 years. Kathy has experience in the areas
of medical social work, assisting those hospitalized with serious
mental illnesses, and providing therapy in both nursing home and
school based settings. She has also provided services to survivors
of domestic violence both in shelter and in the community. Special
interest areas include recovery from trauma, phobia relief, anxiety
disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, resolving spiritual abuse,
chemical dependency family dynamics and Twelve Step recovery work.
She enjoys training individuals and couples in parenting skills
and communication skills. She has taken additional training in
attachment or love-based parenting skills supported by current
neuroscience research. Kathy provides individual, premarital,
and marital therapy. Kathy is a Certified Anger Resolution Therapist.
She facilitates a twelve step Sunday School Class at Crossings
Community Church that follows a support group format. CLICK
HERE for Kathy’s perspective on counseling.
CRESWELL holds a Bachelor of Science from Oklahoma
State University and a Master of Human Relations from the
University of Oklahoma. She has over twenty years of experience
in biblical counseling, having been affiliated with Scope
Ministries International and New Hope Ministry. Special
areas of interest include working with adult survivors of
child abuse, family and marriage counseling, trauma recovery,
depression and helping both younger and older adults develop
strategies for reaching and maximizing their potential.
She works with families using a six-week counseling support
program, designed to teach divorcing couples how to lessen
the destructiveness of divorce on their children. She has
been a frequent speaker and conference leader throughout
the Southwest and has developed audio and video presentations
dealing with the issues of depression, anger and loneliness.
HATHAWAY is a Licensed Professional Counselor. He holds
a Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling from Colorado Christian
University in Denver, Colorado. He also holds an Undergraduate
Diploma and a Graduate Diploma from Southwestern Baptist
Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas. Jay has a strong
theological background, having served as an associate pastor
before beginning counseling work. Since 1992, Jay has served
in and founded numerous church ministries. Jay has been
called by God to lead others to a restored life in Jesus
Christ. Jay’s heart’s desire is to work with those
who are hurting or struggling with various relational problems
and obstacles in life.
STEWART holds a Ph.D. in Psychology from United
States International University in San Diego, CA.
She holds a Masters of Counseling Degree from Arizona
State University in Tempe, Arizona. She is also
a Certified Hypnotist. Dr. Stewart has over thirty years’
experience in the mental health field. She
is a counselor and crisis interventionist, working with
all age groups in a wide variety of clinical and industrial
settings. She comes to Christian Counseling Associates
from Alvarado Psychiatric Institute in La Mesa, California,
where she was Supervisor of the Intake and Admissions
Department. Her experience includes inpatient
and outpatient psychiatric work, private independent psychology
practices, Alcohol and Drug Treatment Programs, Child
Custody Investigator, counseling with military families
and as a psychologist for a Pervasive Developmental Disorders
residential treatment program. She has been a platform
speaker and instructor at the community college level
and a trainer for physicians, nurses and high school counselors.
She has applied for licensure in Oklahoma as a Professional
and CHARLOTTE ESCOE have been Ministers
of the Gospel of Jesus Christ for over 40 years in the
Oklahoma City-Edmond area. They both hold Masters Degrees
in Christian Counseling and Biblical Studies as well as
Doctors of Ministry in Christian Counseling and Ministry
from American Christian College and Seminary. Charlotte
holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Biology from Oklahoma
City University while Richard holds a Bachelors of Arts
Degree in Biblical Studies from American Christian College
and Seminary. Richard and Charlotte have over 35 years
of Christian Counseling experience. They began their ministering
journey with Metro Church under Dr. James Mahoney. After
having studied in the Metro School of Ministries, they
continued their education at Oklahoma City University.
It was there they realized that their passion was for
healing the sick, saving the lost, and setting the captive
free. Richard and Charlotte have been Christian counselors
since 1979 and Richard served more than 37 years in the
Army. Their extensive studies on the affects of
Christian counseling on military families’ and soldiers’
symptoms during the Iraq war were given to the US Army
National Guard and have been of tremendous benefit to
the well being of the soldiers and their families.
Having been the Ministers of Music and Counselors for
over 15 years at The Church at The North Gate with Dr.
Jerry L. Mash, Richard and Charlotte believe that Christian
Counseling is not an option – they believe it is a must
in all phases of life. They are Ordained Ministers and
have been and currently continue to provide counseling
services in a variety of situations at The Church at The
TAYLOR established his practice in California
for 14 years before moving to Oklahoma where he practices
in Edmond. He has Masters Degrees in
Education and Marriage and Family Therapy. He has been
a Consultant for the California State Dept. of Education
and has over 32 years experience as a Public School District
Administrator. Gordon's understanding and respect for
people from all walks of life can be attributed to his
experiences in both the public and private sectors. He
uses counseling tools that are pragmatic and productive
to help each person become the very best they can be.
Gordon is a clinical member of the California Association
of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT), the American
Association of Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT),
and the Stepfamily Association of America (SAA). Gordon
and Carri have been married since February 1986. Both
were previously married; Gordon for 18 years, and Carri
for 13 ½ years. Gordon brought three sons to the marriage
and Carri brought two daughters. They now have ten grandchildren,
and are legal guardians of Carri’s oldest granddaughter,
born in 1990, who has been with them since birth. The
Taylor’s have experience speaking to conferences, churches,
businesses, large and small groups, as well as conducting
trainings for both the public and private sectors. For
more information and to inquire about booking for speaking
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
www.CGTaylor.com. In June of 2003, the Taylor’s released
an eight-part DVD series, “Designing Dynamic Stepfamilies:
Bringing the Pieces to Peace” for those in or involved
with stepfamilies in a personal or professional capacity.
Secular and Christian Study Guides are available.
www.DesigningDynamicStepfamilies.com. In June of 2008,
the Taylor’s released a seven-part DVD Series “Children
of Divorce: The TOUGH Truth.” This also has a Study Guide
available and is a companion piece for the above Series.
PALMER joined the staff of CCA in May of 2010. He has a Master
of Science From the University of Oklahoma in Human Relations,
a Bachelor of Science in Sociology: Family Studies from Southern
Nazarene University, and an Associate of Science from Lael University
in Theology: Biblical Counseling. Daniel has also completed a
two-year apprenticeship program in Biblical Counseling and is
an ordained Nazarene minister. Daniel
is a Licensed Marriage and Family therapist with over 14,000 hours
of face to face counseling experience.
in the business community as well as the counseling setting,
Daniel has successfully helped clients work through such issues
as trauma/ptsd, pre-marital relationships and marriage reconciliation,
drug abuse, anxiety/panic attacks, depression, anorexia, self
esteem, alcoholism, sexual addictions, as well as career counseling
and healing life’s wounds.
TAYLOR, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Opportunities
Unlimited, Carri is a Certified Communication Skills Trainer (since
1993) and Executive/Personal Coach (since 1995). Carri has guided
hundreds of individuals, couples and corporate teams through the
process of gaining insights and new awareness of self and others;
while being given practical, ready-to-use and proven tools to
enhance all of their relationships. After working with Carri,
her clients are energized, motivated and equipped to meet life’s
challenges in a new and more effective way. As a public speaker,
she communicates with clarity and humor. Her expertise comes from
her wealth of professional training and life experience. She illustrates
insights with personal transparency. Since 1977 she has been involved
in producing, directing and editing award-winning documentaries.
Carri was Vice President and Co-Owner of NEW LIBERTY ENTERPRISES,
Inc., Burbank, CA from 1979 to 1981. She served as President and
sole-owner from 1981 to 1991.
Current Productions: “Designing Dynamic Stepfamilies: Bringing
the Pieces to Peace.” 8-part DVD Series (4 hours 24 minutes)
“Children of Divorce: The Tough Truth.” 7-part DVD
Series (1 hour 40 minutes)
“Life After Abortion.” Two DVD Set released by Carri
and her partner, Brian Barkley.
Please click Communication
Skills Training or Personal/Executive
Coaching for more information. Or visit www.cgtaylor.com.
HOLLY SHOCKLEY holds a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy as well as an Master's in Educational Administration. She is currently an LMFT Candidate under the supervision of Carrie Kyger. Holly spent 6 years in public education as a middle school teacher and assistant principal. This experience fueled her passion in working with children, adolescents and families in a variety of life’s situations. She also enjoys working with individuals and couples. Holly believes that discovering our strengths is a major aspect of the counseling process. Each person is given the wisdom and knowledge to identify what solutions work in their lives. She is passionate about creating a collaborative environment in which the client is able to recognize these qualities and become a healthier individual.
Her experience and clinical interest includes working with children, adolescents and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, infidelity, divorce recovery, behavioral issues, eating disorders, self-harm, grief and loss, parenting skills, and various trauma related issues. She also has a passion working with couples through the pre-marital counseling process.
Holly enjoys being active and working out, spending time with friends and family, and cooking. She is married to Jake and they have one son and another on the way. Holly has served in a capacity of different roles at her church including; youth group, Preparing for Marriage, Serve Crew and the Connections Team. Holly also has a passion for research and has presented her findings at local and national conferences.
Professional Affiliations: American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
|Chidi Ndubueze holds a Master’s degree in Human relations from the University of Oklahoma. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and an Alcohol and Drug Mental Health Counselor (LADC/MH). Chidi is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC). She is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), as well as Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Therapy. She has extensive experience working with individuals struggling with Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Grief, Bi-Polar, adjustment disorders, anger problems, Developmental disorders, ADHD, ODD, Attachment disorders, substance abuse/substance-related disorders, Parenting difficulties, and Relational problems. Prior to completing the counseling program, Chidi spent 5 years working with families struggling with the challenges of mental retardation and developmental disabilities in the home. Chidi believes that God holds the key to the solution of our lives’ problems, and as a professional counselor, she relies on God's guidance, as she helps the individuals, couples, and families that she sees, go through the process of recovery, healing, and change. You can learn more about Chidi by visiting her website, www.capabletoheal.com
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