Therapist at The Counseling Center at St. Philip's Episcopal Church*
Jon is a Pastoral Counselor who is currently under supervision for licensure as a Clinical Pastoral Therapist. He is an ordained pastor who obtained his master’s degree from Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary. He has also pursued supplementary counselor training at Liberty University, where he is currently pursuing his PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision.
As a counselor, Jon is comfortable working with clients from any faith background, including those who do not identify with any faith. In counseling, Jon seeks to create an atmosphere in which the client feels safe and open to discuss their problems or concerns. Working with the client, he seeks to help them identify and work on core beliefs or schemas that are currently contributing to or complicating presenting issues. He is open to working with clients suffering from a wide array of struggles, including depression, anxiety, personality disorders, addictions, spiritual difficulties, and couple’s concerns.
Master of Arts in Religion (Emphasis in Counseling & Education)
Ph.D. candidate in Counseling Education & Supervision
Ordained Baptist Minister
Certifications & Supervision
Candidate for Licensed Clinical Pastoral Therapist
Under post-graduate supervision
Certified Facilitator for SYMBIS Premarital/Marital Assessment