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Smetzer Counseling Center

Since 2002, Smetzer Counseling Center has provided skilled clinical counseling to individuals seeking assistance in the greater Ashland community.

Smetzer Counseling Center is a unique graduate level training facility operating on the campus of Ashland Theological Seminary. While a primary function of the facility is to serve the community, it also plays an important role in preparing Counselor Trainees for client care. Under the supervision of licensed professionals, counseling students receive education, additional training and support in their role as a Counselor Trainee.

The Smetzer Counseling Center exists to bring comfort to a hurting and heavy-laden world through exceptional counseling from a Christian worldview.

Services

Services are applicable to a variety of clientele such as individuals, couples or families. Mental, emotional, relational and spiritual concerns are all commonly worked through. Group sessions to deal with variety of issues, such as stress management, dealing with the holidays and grief support are also available.

What Services Are Available?

Our Counselor Trainees work with individuals, couples and families with emotional, spiritual and relational concerns, all of which can impact mental health and well being.

Support groups and therapy groups are offered for those seeking help for issues such as depression, anxiety, holiday stress, etc. Please call for the dates and times of current group meetings.


Who Provides the Counseling Services?

Services are provided by Counselor Trainees in the Practicum or Internship phase of their training toward licensure with the state of Ohio. All Counselor Trainees are under the supervision of a Professional Clinical Counselor with supervisory status.


What Are the Cost of Services?

A suggested donation of $25 per session is encouraged but is not required.


Can You Bill My Insurance?

No insurance is required to receive services. Donations in the form of cash and checks are accepted.

Need More Info?

The Smetzer Counseling Center exists to bring comfort to a hurting and heavy-laden world through exceptional counseling from a Christian worldview.

Make an appointment

419-207-5558

Who to Contact

JoAnna Cline, M.A., P.C.C. joanna@newbeginningscounseling.org 419-289-5144