Kristy Cobillas, MEd, LPC

Independent Contractor

Kristy Cobillas earned her Master’s of Education in Counseling from the University of Missouri St. Louis. She specializes in working with adults who have a history of childhood abuse and/or neglect, and works extremely well with those who suffer from pervasive anxiety and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Kristy has been trained to utilize Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to facilitate the processing of trauma. She …

Bob Vass, MEd, LPC, NCC

Independent Contractor

Bob Vass works with individuals, families, and couples. He works with all ages, from ages 5 to 95. Having counseled the blind, Bob specializes in helping those with disabilities and special needs. After teaching high school for 33 years, Bob enjoys working with older teens as well as younger adolescents. Bob’s marriage to his wife of over 40 years forms the basis of what it takes to have a successful marriage relationship.

Bob’s experience includes not…

Just Love Yourself

Kathy, I want to transform my relationships with others this year. I want to be more patient, forgiving, and compassionate, have better boundaries and be more loving. How can I do this?


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How can you demonstrate patience if you are not patient and kind with yourself?

How can you be forgiving if you are judgmental and unforgiving toward yourself?

How can you show mercy and compassion to others if you are critical of yourself?

How can you have healthy boundaries…

15 MORE Books Recommended by Agape Counselors

As promised last month, here is another list of books that our counselors recommend. There are many books out there that our counselors recommend to clients regularly. Below are 15 of the books that are on the list. Click on the pictures to view these books on Book Store.


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by Milan & Kay Yerkovich

This book, based on attachment theory, helps people understand how childhood experiences have shaped the way they approach adult relationships. It…