We believe that wholeness is an essential part of our spiritual health.

Pastoral Counseling

Our staff and leaders are available to support you as you take steps towards wholeness. To request a meeting with a pastor or leader, use the form below to connect with us.

Flood Staff Contacts

If you have a question you would like to ask about counseling, scholarships, or you would like to receive names of specific counselors that could be helpful to you, contact the person below:
Women: [email protected]
Men: [email protected]
Couples: [email protected]

**In this very unique and challenging time with COVID 19, many of our counseling referrals are still available and offering appointments both in-person or online!  Contact a staff member above for a more specific recommendation in this time.

Counseling Referrals

Alair Olson Focus: Teenage Girls, Individuals, Marriage & Family, Kids Therapy
Andrew Last Focus: Individuals, Couples, Sexual Addiction & Recovery
Aron Pederson Focus: Grief & Bereavement, Sexual Addiction & Recovery, Anxiety & Trauma, Marriage & Family, Teens
Center for Enriching Relationships Focus: Relationships, Faith Centered Therapy,
Coastal Therapy Group, Men, Women, Teens, young adults
Curtis Eklund Focus: Young Adults, Men, Sexual Addiction & Recovery
Dee Sheveland, Focus: Young Adults, Couples, Anxiety, Depression, Family Relationships, Spiritual Integration, [email protected], 619-987-1727
Graden Tonna Focus: Individuals, Anxiety, Depression, Addictions, Trauma
Grayson Wallen Focus: Marriage Counseling, Premarital, Men’s Issues, Trauma, Unlocking Feelings.
Heather McGhee Focus: Adolescence, Childhood, Anxiety, Emotional Intelligence
Heather Pederson Focus: Mental Health, Marriage & Family, Teens, Emotionally Focused Therapy
Jenny West Mehrer Focus: Individual, Kids Play, Pre-Marital
Jessica Ko Focus: Individuals, Couples/Multi-ethnic Couples, Asian American Identity
Kathryn de Bruin Focus: Couples and Family
Kimberly Sandstrom Focus: Individual, Marriage and Family, Couples, Grief, Divorce
Laura-Beth Fitzpatrick Focus: Teens, College, and Individual Therapy
Mariah McQueen, Focus: Marriage and Family, Teenage Girls
Matt Bishop Focus: Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Addiction, Substance Abuse, Grief,
Potentia Therapy Focus: Integrative Mental Health and Wellness Issues
Real Life Solutions Trauma Recovery Therapy Focus: Trauma, Body and Mind Therapy
Reinicke Counseling Services Focus: Marriage and Family, Sexual Addiction & Recovery
LifeSpring Center, Non-profit center: Focus: Marriage, Parenting, Stress & Anxiety
Roxanne Strauss, Focus: Post Traumatic, IFS Therapy (Thoughts and Emotions)
Ryan Berworld, Focus: Marriage, Family and Child Therapist
Saans Lena Therapy (Ruby Tovar-Morin and Team) Focus: Individuals, Young Adults, Available in Spanish
San Diego Institute For Couples & Families Focus: Relationships and Families
Soul Care House (The Soul Care House is in transition.  Contact [email protected] for questions on contacting those therapists)


Short term enrichment opportunities to help individuals grow in and through specific areas of life.

Emotionally Healthy Relationships: Develop eight skills that improve communication and understanding in our relationships.  This course will be facilitated by Matt and Roxanne Hammett.  Cost $18 for supplies.  Info or to Sign Up, contact [email protected]

Financial Peace University: FPU is a 9-week class which includes an instructional video series with Dave Ramsey which will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more.  Next class begins the first week of October 2021!  Tues or Thurs 6:30pm, in-person and outdoors.  Contact Erin at [email protected]

To Become One: Premarital & Newlyweds: Join other couples and married coaches for this course designed especially for pre-marriage and newlyweds.  Starting October 4th, Monday Evenings, 7-weeks.  Cost $100 for supplies.  Info at

Men’s Sexual Integrity Group: A confidential, 8-week group for men needed support struggling with sexual integrity. For more information, email [email protected]

Five Misadventures in the Christian Life: Explore five revolutionary ideas that could reinvigorate your journey of faith.  Thursdays online, beginning October 28th.  Cost $12.  Contact [email protected]


Spiritual Direction

Spiritual Direction is different from therapy, but is also a supportive, one-on-one environment which can guide us into exploring God’s movement in our lives.  We recommend the following Spiritual Directors:
Linsey Wildey
Grace Wilkinson

Watch Recordings of our Previous 2020 Workshops

“Anxiety Reduction Workshop” with Wanda Brothers LMFT, WATCH HERE

“Navigating Change and Uncertainty” Workshop with Alair Olson, LMFT + Derek Olson, Ph.D. WATCH HERE

“Healthy Dating + Breakups” Workshop with Krysti Wilkinson, WATCH HERE

“An Honest Conversation about God, Race, and Racial Justice, PART 2” with Jocelyn Watkins, Joi Spencer, PhD, and Pastor Matt Hammett WATCH HERE


The following counseling centers offer events and workshops on a variety of emotional health topics:

Potentia Therapy

Kathryn de Bruin

Reinicke Counseling Services

Divorce Care

For those experiencing separation and/or divorce:

Pregnancy and/or Post-Abortion Support

Pregnancy Services, Post-Abortion Counseling and Support Group: CAPS (College Area Pregnancy Services)

Support and online community for Miscarriage: 

Want to Learn More?

Shoot us your contact info and one of our leaders will follow up with you.