Pastor Keith Ussery LPC
Pastor Keith is an ordained minister of 24 years & also a licensed counselor in the state of South Carolina. He holds a Bachelor degree in Addiction Counseling from Indiana Wesleyan University and an Ed.S (Education Specialist) degree with a concentration in Marriage & Family Counseling from the University of South Carolina. He has worked for two local counseling agencies & operated his own private practice on multiple occasions. He hosted a local radio show called Counseling Calls & is currently writing a self-help Christian counseling book. His speciality is group counseling & seminars. He offers classes or training for lay counselors or group leaders. At this point, he does not operate a private practice but fully incorporates his former practice into his church ministry as he desires to help his community with Christian counseling. He provides his counseling skills free of charge in order to help people reach their God-given potential!
At Aiken Christian Church or yours or even other potential locations, Pastor Keith will lead your group 0f 8-12 members in general or specific topics typically in 8 weekly, 90 minute sessions.
Lay counselors can be valuable resources as well as support group or other types of group leaders. Training can help you gain better insight, understanding and skills to help you be the best lay counselor/group leader you can be!
Sometimes knowledge is powerful, if it comes from the right source, (God) and is applied to practical use in our lives and in helping others!