Darrell Provinse, MA, LPC, NCC

Executive Director and CEO

Darrell Provinse earned his degrees from Washington University and Webster University in St. Louis. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Missouri and a National Certified Counselor. He is a member of the American Psychological Association, American Counseling Association, Association for Specialists in Group Work, and the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors. He is also the Executive Director and CEO of Agape…

Jim Reeves, MS, LMFT

Jim Reeves is a licensed Marital and Family Therapist in the state of Missouri and has been practicing for more than 20 years.  He received his Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas and attended a two year specialized program in Bible and Religion, earning a B.A. in Bible and Religion with a minor in Psychology.  He is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. Jim served 6 years in the …

Dwain Sliger, MDiv, MA, LPC, CRAADC

Dwain Sliger received his Master of Divinity Degree from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis and a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Lindenwood University.  He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri and a Certified Reciprocal Advanced Alcohol and Drug  Counselor in Missouri.

He specializes in working with clients with:

  • addictions
  • anxiety
  • trauma
  • depression
  • grief
  • life transitions
  • family mediation
  • He has worked with the military and the…

    Laura Ampleman, MA, LPC

    Laura Ampleman is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri. She received her undergraduate degree in Education at the University of Missouri- St. Louis. She received her Graduate degree in Counseling at South Dakota State University and has over 15 year’s counseling experience. Laura is passionate about her work with children, adolescents, couples, and families. She believes that all individuals can reach their God-given potential when they are empowered…

    Katherine A. Petefish, LMSW, LCPC, BCBA, LBA

    Katherine Petefish is a Licensed Social Worker in Missouri, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Illinois and a Licensed Board Certified Behavior Analyst. She has an MSW from Arizona State University and an MS in Behavior Analysis from the University of Florida. She started her career in corporate strategic marketing but in 2000 she experienced a spiritual epiphany which changed the trajectory of her career. She began working with youth, ages 3-17 years, who were…