Dr. Bryan A. Jones is an ordained minister, a board certified clinical chaplain, clinical pastoral educator supervisor, a licensed professional counselor and a media personality. Dr. Jones earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Averett University in Danville, VA where he was a double major in History and Political Science and double minor in Criminal Justice and Sociology. Dr. Jones also earned his Master of Divinity from The Samuel Proctor School of Theology (STVU) at Virginia Union University in Richmond, VA and has earned his Doctor of Ministry (D. Min) at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH. Dr. Jones’s ministry focus project is entitled, “A Clinical Model for Dealing with the Ineffectiveness of Mental Health in the African-American Church.”
Dr. Jones is the Executive Director of both The Joshua Generation Care and Consultant Services, LLC in Atlanta, GA and The Foundation for Therapeutic and Spiritual Empowerment, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit which serves the community by providing affordable mental health services, mental health awareness and mental health education. Dr. Jones is a licensed professional counselor, an ordained minister, a board certified clinical chaplain and a clinical pastoral education (CPE) supervisor. Dr. Jones is the radio host of his own show, “Therapeutic Conversations Show” on 108praise radio.com which discusses mental health and spirituality. Dr. Jones is passionate about helping God’s people through mental health, spirituality and empowerment.
Dr. Jones has worked in the field of mental health for over 20 years with specialties in working with Couples and Families, Grief/Bereavement, End of Life Issues, Depression and the LGBTQ community. Bryan’s chosen methods of therapy are Narrative Therapy, Existential Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems Therapy and Humanistic Therapy and Mindfulness Therapy.
Dr. Jones is a licensed mental health profession that strong believes in the empowerment of individuals and our community. “Empowerment can help as persons learn the power more about the mental and spiritual power within themselves.” “Using principals of psychotherapy, therapeutic interventions and spiritual empowerment are important keys to expanding in consciousness and personal growth.”
Angela Dean is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of GA. Angela has worked in the Behavioral health field for 11 years and her areas of concentration are in Individual, Family, and Couples Counseling. Angela’s clinical training includes Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Family Dynamics, Sexual Abuse and Trauma Work and Play Therapy. Angela’s therapeutic approach/Practice is taken from Rapid Trauma Resolution, Cognitive Behavior Restructuring and Reality Therapy.
Rev. Erica D. Geralds, LPC, NCC, M.Div., MS
Counselor, Chaplain, Coach, Consultant
Are you feeling depressed, stressed, and anxious or having difficulty moving forward after a loss or recent transition or change in your life? For many people, it can be hard to accept, cope with, adapt or move through anxiety, depression, grief, loss, relationship and life’s transitions. With years of experience as a Licensed Professional Counselor, I am here to provide tools and interventions that will help you to BEGAIN AGAIN and shift from merely surviving to thriving in the midst of it all.
My counseling philosophy rests on the principle that each individual and each relationship is unique. I incorporate an eclectic style of counseling based on client need. I incorporate many interventions and theories such as CBT, DBT, family systems, motivational interviewing, mindfulness, solution & EFT, client centered, interpersonal & narrative. I provide Individual, Group, Marriage & Family Therapy, Life Transitions, Grief, Loss and Bereavement Support & Counseling, End of Life Care, Self-Esteem, Life Coaching, Depression/Anxiety, Spirituality/Faith Issues, Substance Abuse/Addiction, PTSD/Trauma, Stress/Anger Management, Women’s Issues, Career Issues, Financial, LGBTQIAA and Sexuality/Identity Issues.
Is it time for you to start over and BEGIN AGAIN. Isn’t it nice to have a fresh start where you can clear the slate and begin again? That’s what counseling can provide for you. Come and begin again!!
Master of Science, Mental Health Counseling: Mercer University
Master of Divinity, Pastoral Care & Counseling: McAfee School of Theology at Mercer University
Bachelor of Science, Corporate Communications: Northern Illinois University
Therapist Type: Licensed Professional Counselor
License Number: LPC011071
License State: Georgia
License Number: 178.012703
License State: Illinois
I have worked with children and families for over twenty years and believe in the importance of care and service. My education includes degrees and certification in Early Childhood Education and Program Administration; Psychology; as well as Clinical Mental Health Counseling. My specialty includes work with children and adolescents, young adults, couples, and families. I am also experienced in working with programs that serve children, adolescents and early childhood professionals. I am a Level II state approved trainer for the Department of Early Care and Learning developing, writing and providing professional development and advocacy training. I also am an approved Strengthening Families Georgia trainer. In addition, I serve as the Gwen Coe Scholarship Chair, Webmaster, and Southeast Representative (AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC), for the World Organization for Early Childhood Education (OMEP-USA). I also founded and presently serve as the Executive Director of World Advocates for Children and Families, LLC (WAFCAF). It is my belief and practice that every person, regardless of age, culture, identity, socioeconomic status or background, concern, stated or unstated issue, perceived problem or diagnosis deserves individualized, ethically sound theoretical intervention leading to holistic health and wellness. Should you find yourself in need please do not hesitate to contact me.