series resources

we will add new resources

each week of the series.

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local counselors

Bettie Howe was formerly a counselor on staff at Plum Creek.

She may have some openings in the near future. Bettie also recommended the list of faith-based counselors below.

Bettie Howe (Florence)


Marjie Appenfelder (Florence)

Teens, Adults

Shattered 2 Restored (Florence)

Individuals, couples, families

Erik Plymale (currently Ft. Thomas, soon to be Florence):

Teens and adults (good referral for men)

Jeanne Schneider (Cincinnati):


Bryan Purcell (Maysville): 

(Sees only Christian clients)


Rachel Wagers (Ft. Thomas): 

Primarily children. Takes insurance, but not Anthem.


Rannen Roberson (Ft. Thomas):

(Not fully licensed)


Emily Johnson (Ft. Thomas): 

(Not fully licensed)

aftermath (grief)


GriefShare is a 13-week grief recovery support group that provides help and healing as you deal with the hurt of losing a loved one.

GriefShare will be meeting at Plum Creek on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8:00pm starting June 4th. For more information, email

To watch a video about GriefShare, click here.

Other resources:


Celebrate Recovery Christ-Centered Support Groups:

Local Groups:

Main Street Baptist Church in Alexandria: email

Nicholson Christian Church in Independence: email



National Domestic Violence Hotline:


Report Child Abuse/Neglect:


RightNow Media resource for anxiety and abuse:

Overcomer: Defeating Anxiety & Abuse :: RightNow Media

If you do not have access to RightNow Media, email


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  • A Cry for Justice—Jeff Crippen and Anna Wood