Our Counselors

Gary Lynn

M.Ed., LPC, NCC

Gary, a graduate of Lee University, the Houston Graduate School of Theology, and the University of Tennessee – Chattanooga, is certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors, is a Charter member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and is registered with the Tennessee State Board of Professional Counselors and the Texas Department of Health.

He and his wife of 45 years, Karen Higgenbottom Lynn, reside in Cleveland and are members of the Westmore Church of God. They celebrate God’s grace every day with their 3 wonderful grandchildren who are blessed by them.

Experience:

  • 27 years as a Licensed Professional Counselor
  • 5 years as Pastoral Staff and School Administrator
  • 6 years as an Educator
  • 8 years as an Adjunct University Professor

Specialization:

  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Addiction
  • Sexual Brokenness
  • Relationship Issues
  • Parenting
  • Blended Family Dynamics

Dr. Daniel J. Walker

DMin, M.Div, LPC

Dr. Daniel Walker, is an alumnus of Lee University and the Pentecostal Theological Seminary (PTS). He is certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors, is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and is registered with the Tennessee State Board of Professional Counselors. Dr. Walker earned a B.S. in Bible and Theology at Lee with a Pastoral Emphasis in 1998. While at the PTS, Daniel earned a M.Div in Theology in 1999 and a D.Min in 2010.

Daniel has served in numerous pastoral positions including Minister of Music, Associate Pastor, and Senior Pastor during which he practiced over 20 years of Pastoral Counseling. Feeling a strong calling from by God to serve differently, Daniel stepped out of full time pastoral ministry and into Clinical Therapy in 2016 and has been a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2017.

Experience:

  • 1 year as aLicensed Professional Counselor
  • 28 years as Pastoral Staff and Pastoral Counselor

Specialization:

  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Addiction
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Relationship Communication
  • Parenting
  • Blended Family Dynamics
  • Pastoral and Leadership Failure

Karen H. Lynn

MEd, CEC

Karen Lynn, a graduate of Lee University and the University of Tennessee – Chattanooga, is a lifelong educator with 31 years of experience. During the last 15 years of her career, Karen served as Educational Counselor in one of the highest rated independent school districts in Texas. She currently works with children who are in the 3rd to 8th grades. Karen is active member of the Westmore Church of God Choir, Westmore’s Women’s Ministry, and finds special joy in her grandchildren who adoringly refer to her as their “Nonnie”.

Experience: 

  • 30 years as Educator
  • 15 years as Educational Counselor
  • 1 year as Church Children’s Coordinator

Specialization:

  • Blended Family Dynamics
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Anxiety and Depression

 

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Our counselors have a wide range of experience in treating daily life stress, to mood disorders, relational dysfunction, and trauma. No matter the struggle, there is hope!

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