Our Team

 

Tina Wehner - MTSC, LPC, CSAT, CHFP

Executive Director & Professional Counseling Associate

Tina is a Co-founder of Living Well Counseling Associates and is the Executive Director for the organization. She is both a counselor and a consultant. She received her BA in Human Services from Elon University and her MTS in Counseling from Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. She is also an ICFG Ordained Minister and is currently a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of North Carolina. Tina is also a Certified Sex Addictions Therapist (CSAT) and had received personal training from Patrick Carnes of the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP). Tina is also a Certified Hope and Freedom Practitioner (CHFP) and is joined by only a handful of other CHFP’s in America. She is personally trained by Hope and Freedom founder Milton Magness.

After obtaining her counseling degree in 2002, Tina served as a pastor in a local church for 8 years. During that time, Tina led many groups of people, developed several ministries that continue to thrive today, and offered vision and direction with sincerity to those she served. This experience enriched Tina's ability to counsel and consult. She is a "go-getter" who is gifted at motivating and offering compassionate understanding to those with whom she works.

Tina is a North Carolina native and currently lives in Concord, NC with her 3 children.

In addition to treating individuals and couples with traditional therapy, Tina also specializes is offering 3 Day Intensives for individuals and couples in recovery from sexually compulsive behavior and various process addictions. Please visit www.integrityintensives.com for more information on Tina's specialized 3 Day Intensive Approach and to apply today.

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Monica Mouer - MS, LPC

Professional Counseling Associate

Monica is a Co-founder of Living Well Counseling Associates. She is both a counselor and a consultant. Monica has a BS in Secondary Education from Kansas State University, an MS in Counselor Education from Western Illinois University, and is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of North Carolina.

Monica is originally from Salina, KS, but lived in California, Oklahoma and Illinois before landing in North Carolina in 2006. She is married to Wil, and they have three children.

After several years of teaching in both private and public schools and serving with her husband in youth ministry around the country, Monica saw the need for families and individuals to be helped on a deeper level. Becoming educated as a counselor and putting into practice how to offer families and individuals the motivation and the tools they need to be successful in life, has proved very fulfilling. Over the years, her specialties have broadened to include not only teens and their families, but also children and individual adults and couples. She has a passion to see individuals live to their full potential with peace of mind, purpose in action and joy for everyday living.

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Kris Kawulok - MA, NCC, LPC, CSAT

Professional Counseling Associate

Seeking support for life's difficulties can be daunting. Partnering with others as they walk through these difficulties is one of my lifelong passions. Let's begin to investigate your own particular story and see how it can be rewritten.

The most important benchmark for each session isestablishing an environment of trust and openness. From there, we can work to break through barriers. My goal is to support, educate, counsel and guide you through it all.

I am a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate (2012)with a broad background to help you face relational, occupational and clinical challenges. I have a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, interning at Presbyterian Hospital while getting my degree. Additional training to support many of the spiritual issues we face in our culture today has come from serving the community as a police chaplain since 2006 and as a pastor since 2002,plus working in pastoral counseling since 1990. I am also a certified Crown Financial instructor and a Prepare-Enrich marriage facilitator.

Make that first step toward healing, wholeness and peace by calling.

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Teresa Dillard - MA, LMFT

Professional Counseling Associate

Teresa earned her Master of Arts in Christian Counseling from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She has gained experience through her work in a day treatment facility for children and adolescents, a church counseling facility, and in private practice. Teresa believes it is a great privilege to provide a safe place for people struggling with a variety of issues and to help them work toward true healing and freedom. She provides individual, marriage, and family therapy and has gained valuable training in specialty areas such as EMDR and is a Prepare-Enrich facilitator. Her areas of special interest include adolescent and teen issues, anxiety, depression, marriage and relationship issues, pre-marital counseling, family difficulties, self-esteem issues, grief and loss, and spiritual growth. 

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Jennifer Roach - MA, LPCA

Professional Counseling Associate

Jennifer is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate.  She graduated from Liberty University with an MA in Professional Counseling.  Jennifer’s passion is to partner with individuals to restore strained relationships or to overcome difficulties resulting from issues such as Separation/Divorce, Co-Parenting, Step-families, Infertility or Sexual Abuse.  Jennifer is passionate about teaching how to establish healthy boundaries in relationships, how to value and love yourself, and aiding in your spiritual growth.

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Christy Cole - MA, LPCA, NCC

Professional Counseling Associate

Christy has a passion to create a safe space in which healing, hope, and restoration can occur. She enjoys working with clients in a collaborative effort to set and reach the goals they desire. By providing effective tools, gaining the resources to address life's challenges, restoration of hope, and creating the path to wholehearted living that allows one to go from surviving to thriving.

Christy earned her Master of Arts in Counseling from Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary and is a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate. She provides individual, couple, and teen(ages 12+)therapy.

She is a Prepare-Enrich facilitator, EMDR certified, TRM(Trauma Resiliency) certified, CCMC(Military Certified), trained in the Gottman couples approach, utilizes Mindfulness, DBT, and Internal Family Systems(IFS).

Areas of special interest include: trauma, grief/loss, teen issues, depression, anxiety, anger management, boundaries, and relationship issues. She has experience working with youth in crisis, adults suffering trauma and loss, and couples in distress.

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Adam T. Fadel - MS, LMFTA

Professional Counseling Associate

Adam believes therapy provides the best opportunity to connect deeply to your own heart and mind and to develop honest, forgiving and joyful relationships with others. His goal is to help you experience the fullness of being emotionally and relationally healthy. Adam brings a broad background with many rich experiences that enable him to walk along side of his clients with compassion, confidence and purpose. As a therapist Adam specializes with sexual identity issues and works with all types of crises and trauma including individuals, couples and families dealing with addiction, infidelity, divorce, grief and loss. Adam is a North Carolina native; earned his B.A. in Psychology at UNC Charlotte and his Master’s degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA. Adam lived in Los Angeles for eight years prior to becoming a counseling associate at LivingWell. He resides in the Charlotte area with his wife and young son.

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Debbie Kish - MACC, LPCA

Professional Counseling Associate

Counseling is a space for transparency, compassion and vulnerability in the midst of the challenges you face. Debbie values the importance of genuine connection, authenticity, empathy and respect. She creates a non-judgmental, nurturing space for clients to explore interpersonally, process their stories, and acquire skills to accomplish set goals. Her warm, collaborative approach allows individuals to discover deeper truths, reconnect with their true selves, and gain a fuller acceptance of strengths and struggles.

Debbie is originally from California, but has lived around the world as her father was an officer in the Military. She earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of New Mexico, majoring in Psychology. She received her Master's of Arts in Christian Counseling from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary-Charlotte and is a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate. She currently lives in Huntersville, NC with her three children.

Debbie has counseled in a variety of settings including mental health hospitals, day-treatment centers, intensive in-home therapy, and on integrated care teams. Her approach to therapy is collaborative, grounded in Cognitive-behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy. She collaborates with adolescents, adults and couples to make decisions that promote their growth and development in ways that foster the interest, dignity, autonomy and welfare of the client.

Her areas of expertise range from addiction, substance abuse, relationships, life transitions, self-esteem, identity issues, spiritual/faith integration, anxiety, depression and grief and loss to more severe mental illness such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder, and schizoaffective disorder. She is trained in Motivational Interviewing and ZONES of Regulation.

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Callie Gross – MA, LMFTA

Professional Counseling Associate

Callie desires to compassionately come alongside you as you journey through the peaks and valleys of working toward healing and restoration. She hopes to create an atmosphere of safety, warmth, empathy, respect, and authenticity so you can feel empowered to be yourself.

Callie is originally from South Dakota, where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree from South Dakota State University in Psychology and Human Development and Family Studies. She moved to Lynchburg, VA to earn her Master’s of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling from Liberty University. She currently lives in Charlotte, NC.

Callie’s counseling experience primarily consists of helping adolescents. She worked with adolescent males struggling with substance use, trauma, boundaries, behavioral and sexual issues, as well as life transitions. She also served as a life coach to foster youth. As a Prepare-Enrich facilitator, she helped couples through premarital and marital assessment and improvement. She has supported adult women through depression, anxiety, anger, transitions, past hurts, and spiritual issues.

Through a combination of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and Family Systems theory, Callie engages with clients to promote growth in necessary areas of change. She is dedicated to helping individuals, couples, and families work from their brokenness to wholeness.

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Katy Potts - MA, LPCA, NCC

Katy is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA) with passion and experience working with teens, adults, and their families towards growth, restoration, and healing. With a bachelor’s in Psychology and a minor in Vocal Performance from Liberty University, she attended UNCC for a master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She has worked in a variety of settings, from hospital inpatient units to private practices. Katy has been intentional about refining her skills to focus on individual’s concerns with spirituality/faith, crises, trauma, anxiety, depression, and life adjustments. Utilizing traditional and creative approaches, she employs an array of customizable tools to allow clients to communicate, express themselves, learn coping skills, and uncover insight. She enjoys working with clients to incorporate and respect their beliefs in session so that each person is heard and appreciated.

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