Kate Smith
October 23, 2020

“A man is but a product of his own thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes. I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet” – Ghandi Kate is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor who enjoys working with children ages 5 to 18 using play and art therapy. Kate works from a […]

Alice D. Hoag
July 24, 2020

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.  Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is […]

Jordan R. Yates
April 16, 2020

Jordan has counseled children, teenagers, young adults, parents, and families since 2010 with student populations ranging from kindergarten to college and adults of all ages. Jordan specializes in an interactional style of recreational play therapy geared more toward children and teenagers who have aged out of traditional play therapy.  Studies have shown that this type […]

Brady Varga
April 16, 2020

“The best discovery the discoverer makes for himself.” – Ralph W. Emerson Brady values the uniqueness of each therapeutic relationship she builds with her clients. She believes in the power of holding a safe space for her clients to discover and bring awareness to their inner selves, build resiliency, and learn coping mechanisms. She does […]

David M. Smith
April 16, 2020

The Reverend David Smith has served as Executive Director of The Summit Counseling Center since January 2001. David is both an ordained minister and a licensed therapist. Prior to joining The Summit, he was employed by the Palmetto Baptist Healthcare System (now Palmetto Health) as Director of Community Care and Counseling of Aiken, South Carolina from […]

Max Merritt
April 16, 2020

“We change our behavior when the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of changing. Consequences give us the pain that motivates us to change.” ― Dr. Henry Cloud & Dr. John Townsend Since 2016 Max has counseled in both a school-based setting and in an agency setting where he worked with […]

Rebecca L. Marshall
April 16, 2020

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) Dr. Marshall provides psycho-educational and neuropsychological assessments for children, adolescents, and adults.  The age of her clients ranges from 3 years to 55 years.  […]

Troy Law
April 16, 2020

“It is my desire to supply individuals, couples and families with the needed tools and support to help facilitate peace and structure in the family and marriage dynamic that provides for successful long lasting relationships.” Troy Law works primarily with teenagers, adults, couples, and families. Some of his areas of concentration and competence include working […]

LeeAnna King
April 16, 2020

“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – Albus Dumbledore Lee Anna works primarily with teens and adults. Her areas of concentration include depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, difficult life transitions, and ways to improve a person’s overall well-being. She has experience working […]

Janie Hortman
April 16, 2020

“Nothing is impossible. The word itself says ‘I’m possible’”- Audrey Hepburn Janie feels that it is a privilege to work with children and help provide a creative, yet safe space to explore their emotions. Building on the child’s own strength can create such positive change. She also enjoys strengthening the parent-child relationship and watching it […]