Amy Bracken is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Educational background includes a BA in Psychology and a MS. Ed from University of Dayton in Counseling. Areas of competency include Mood disorders, Anxiety disorders, Trauma, Boundaries/Codependency/ Relationship skills, and AOD issues as well as working with those in relationships with addicts. She is working towards her independent licensure and pursuing further training in trauma treatment. Her preference is to work with women, ages 15 and up for individual counseling.
Kendra is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her bachelor degree in Psychology from Bowling Green State University and her Masters in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling from Wright State University. She is an active member of the American Counseling Association. Kendra can see clients with various presenting problems such as anxiety, depression, trauma, life transitions, and other clinical concerns. Some of her special interests include premarital counseling, as well as prenatal/postpartum counseling.
John served as the Director of New Creation from 1995 to 2017. John formerly was the Executive Director of the Tri-County Board of Recovery and Mental Health Services, and had been manager of mental health services for the Montgomery Co. ADAMHS Board. John also gives consultation about pastoral care and counseling for Ginghamsburg Church. John has been in the field of mental health since 1973. John has been married to his wife Deb for 41 years, and they have two grown children.
Victoria Kettering is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Masters of Science degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Wright State University. She has over 17 years experience working with children and families as well as working with adults. Vicky specializes in parent training, trauma, anxiety, depression, ADHD, and play therapy.
David is a Licensed Psychologist who was in practice in community mental health for over 35 years. In addition, he was involved in some limited private practice at various times in his career and also worked for three years in the behavioral health department of an integrated medical practice in an adjoining county. He is currently employed full-time at New Creation Counseling Center after having worked here on a part-time basis for almost 20 years. He has vast experience working with adults, couples, families, children and adolescents. David is affiliated with Stillwater United Methodist Church in Dayton.
Paula is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with a Master of Social Work from The Ohio State University. She worked 6 years in child welfare before becoming an educator at Wright State UniversityShe specializes in substance abuse addiction, trauma, depression and anxiety. She is in the process of completing training to become a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Paula is an active member of Medway United Methodist Church in Medway and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers.
Betsy Ryan is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Before counseling, Betsy graduated from Wright State University with two bachelors in elementary education and anthropology, and worked as an elementary teacher for 15 years. She later received her masters in clinical counseling from University of Dayton. Betsy has much experience with children and teens and also works with adults. She specializes in anxiety, depression, and trauma and has experience with a wide range of mental health issues. Betsy’s approach is based in CBT, Mindfulness, and Self-Compassion therapy.
Andrea is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and serves as part of New Creation's psychiatry team. She sees clients for medication management at our Tipp City office. She is a graduate of Wright Sate University's Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program and has a Master of Science in Nursing. She has worked at Cincinnati Children's Hospital as a nurse on their Adolescent Psychiatric Unit. In addition to New Creation she also works at Dayton Children's Medical Center.
Jill is a Licensed Social Worker with a Masters of Science degree in Mental Health counseling from the University of Dayton. Jill’s experience encompasses many aspects of marriage and family counseling including parenting, adoption, divorce, reconciliation, abuse, children’s issues and angry teens. She is also a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Deborah is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with over 29 years of experience working with individuals, couples, and families. She has a Bachelors of Social Work from Indiana State University, a Masters of Science in Counseling from Wright State University and received her clinical endorsement from Liberty University. Deborah specializes in childhood and adolescent disorders, adult mood and anxiety disorders, personality disorders, grief and abuse recovery, couple concerns as well as personal growth needs. She is an active member of First Baptist Church in Vandalia.
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