Recommended Counselors

With so many choices available, finding the right therapist or counselor can seem overwhelming.

Here are a few tips to help you in this process:

1. A good professional therapist should be supportive of your spiritual beliefs and practices as an integral part of your healing journey. You may also want to consider working with a spiritual director in addition to your therapist to help you more clearly discern questions related to your faith.

2. Make sure your therapist has training in the healing of trauma.  There are many types of thereapy available to assist in the multifacited healing process but only a properly trained therapist will help you resolve your unprocessed emotions of your past that is in your present relationships, your body, and affects your thinking process.

Below is a list of providers who have attended the Grief to Grace retreat and/or are familiar with and collaborate with Restore Dignity’s programs. 

Claudia López, MC, LPC, NCC

Ave Maria Counseling Services PLLC
1206 E Warner Rd #220
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Specializes in:
Young Adults
Trauma Healing (Pursuing EMDR training)

Claudia has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat

Sandra O’Connell  (MS, LAC, EMDR Certified)

Freedom to Soar PLLC
42104 N. Venture Dr. Ste. A102
Anthem, AZ 85086


Sandra has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat

Eldon M. Post (MAPC, LPC, EMDR Certified)

Living H20 Counseling – is located in The Atrium)
17505 N. 79th Ave., Suite 111-E
Glendale, AZ 85308



Eldon has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat

Roxana Amaton (MC, LAC)

Chicanos Por La Causa
6850 W. Indian School Road
Phoenix, AZ 85033
623-247-0464 ext. 1837

Roxana has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat

Donna Turner (MS, LPC, LISAC, EMDR Certified)

1839 S. Alma School Road, Suite 226
Mesa, AZ 85210

Donna has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat

Kari Froelicher (MA, LPC)

Breaking Free Christian Counseling
315 Apache Street
Wickenburg, AZ 85390


Kari has Attended a "Grief to Grace" Retreat