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We are a full-service counseling office for clients from children to seniors.  We are able to help with most mental health situations that may present themselves.  If we feel there is another therapist that may better meet your needs, we will make a referral.  Please contact us if there are any questions, or call us at 859-277-0022 to receive a free phone consultation.

Larry Springate, Psy.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
 couples, individuals, anxiety, depression,
substance abuse


Dr. Springate received his Doctor of Psychology degree from Fuller Graduate School of Psychology and a Master of Science degree in Community Counseling from the University of Tennessee Department of Educational Psychology.  He also has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Kentucky.

Dr. Springate's counseling practice covers a range of emotional and behavioral aspects including ADHD/ADD, depression, anxiety, grief, men's issues, relationship issues and substance abuse. In addition to general psychology, he brings a broad spectrum of training and experiences in couples therapy to help partners with communication, conflict and family challenges.

            Micah Miller, LCSW
                         depression and anxiety, ages 13 to 65+
        Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Mr. Miller completed his Bachelor and Master of Social Work at the University of Kentucky’s College of Social Work. His work in multiple mental health settings including a community mental health agency, psychiatric hospitals, and experience with government agencies form a strong clinical foundation for therapeutic work.

Micah draws from a broad base of clinical training in cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, behavioral modification, trauma systems theory, and bibliotherapy. His approach to therapy focuses on pairing the most effective treatment model with the individual. This often includes addressing psychological, biological, social, and spiritual components.

Jan Cottrell, M.Div., D.Min. 
Licensed Pastoral Counselor
substance abuse, PTSD, depression, grief, loss, anxiety

Dr. Cottrell received her Doctor of Ministry degree from the University of the South.  She completed mental health clinical training at the Lexington VA hospital and clinical work at The Haden Institute, including two years of Jungian-based practice with Dream Work and Spiritual Direction.


Rev. Cottrell’s counseling practice focuses on healing, recovery and wholeness through a spiritual path. Her 25+ years of experience in the clergy is augmented by mental health clinical training focusing on substance abuse, PTSD, depression, grief, loss and anxiety.  

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Gwendolyn Whelpley
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist 

      depression, anxiety, stress, self-esteem, relationships

couples, individuals, adolescents (15+)


depression, anxiety, relationships, self-esteem, stress



Mrs. Whelpley earned her BA in Social Science from Spring Arbor College and her MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University.  Her licensure is in both Michigan & Kentucky.

   She is interested in helping clients gain insight into how they perceive, process and respond to various types of influences, offering alternative ways of evaluation and supporting them as they appreciate and implement change.


Her approach utilizes a blend of therapies, including cognitive-

behavioral, mindfulness-based, cognitive acceptance and commitment, person-centered, reality, and solution-focused brief therapies to help clients (individuals, couples, and adolescents age 15+) with a wide range of personal life changes and challenges.

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