Licensed Professionals

This list contains individuals and agencies recommended by our Pastoral staff, Care
Ministry staff, or members in our congregation. Professionals listed here are those with
whom people we trust have had good experiences. The Gathering and its staff have no
financial relationship with any of the individuals or entities listed.
Substance Abuse 
Individual CounselingWorks with individual adults, adolescents, and couples on a wide range of issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, relationships, work adjustment, grief
and loss, self-esteem, life transitions.Individual and family therapy for children & adolescents, with particular specialty in regard to divorce care, co-parenting. Based in Clayton.
  • Constance Jones, Licensed Professional Counselor (314) 647-5446
Works with kids/teens dealing with anxiety.
  • Anthony Joseph Castro, Psychologist, PsyD (314) 762-6502
Works with mood disorders, relationship issues, family discord, ADHD, parenting work, court related issues, developmental issues.Works with kids/teens dealing with anxiety.Talk therapy and is also trained in movement therapy.Licensed Therapist specializing in work with children, teens, and young adults that have experienced trauma, grief/loss, and other mental health or behavioral concerns. LGBTQ affirming and faith deconstruction/reconstruction fluent.Licensed Therapist specializing in work with teens and young adults experiencing self injury, thoughts of suicide, depression, anxiety, and perfectionism.  
  • Understanding Minds Psychological Services  (314) 729-1200
Group practice offering individual and couples counseling for a wide variety of concerns. In South St. Louis County.
Nonprofit Counseling Organizations That Will Offer Services on Sliding Scale Fees
  • Provident Counseling – (314) 533-8200 (Many Locations)
  • St. Louis Counseling – (314) 544-3800
  • Jewish Family and Children’s Service (can be any faith) – 314-993-1000
  • Youth In Need Counseling – (314) 594-5010 
Therapy for children and teens - free of charge, thanks to the St. Louis County Children’s Fund. Olivette and St Charles.
Couples CounselingLGBTQ+ Support: Individuals and FamiliesDepressionSexual Addiction/DisordersSupport GroupsGrief Support Groups