Galina Olivera-Celdran, PhD, LPC-SExecutive Director and Therapist
Galina has over 10 years of experience in providing individual, marriage, and pre-marital counseling. She holds a PhD in Counseling from UNC at Charlotte and an MA in Christian Counseling from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Her desire is to support and equip her clients, so that they can build satisfying relationships and experience life that is full of love, joy, peace, and hope.
Anna Bulfin, MA, NCC, LPC-ATherapist
Anna is passionate about creating a safe, caring environment for every client and helping each client feel at home in their sessions. It is her mission to partner with those she has the privilege to work with in meeting their goals and discovering their life’s purpose. Anna completed her Masters in School Counseling from North Carolina Central University and is a National Certified Counselor.
Melody J. Carr, M.Ed., LPCA, NCCTherapist
Melody is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate as well as a National Certified Counselor. She graduated with her Masters degree in Education (Counselor Education) from Augusta State University. She has counseling experience working with children and adults in public schools, community agencies, adoption agencies, and church settings.
Blake Clemmons, MA, LPC-ATherapist
Blake is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. He offers a nonjudgemental, positive and understanding approach which promotes healing and change. He works with teens, adults, families and couples. Blake is passionate about building stronger families and marriages and helping those struggling with anxiety, depression, addiction, trauma and painful memories find relief.
Kaitlyn Fraser, MA, LPCATherapist
Kaitlyn graduated with a Masters of Arts in Christian Counseling from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and an undergraduate degree from Elon University. She desires to create a safe place for clients to heal and grow. Kaitlyn is passionate about serving survivors of human trafficking.
Misty Lawrence, MA, LPC-A, LMFT-ATherapist
Misty is both a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate and a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. She serves clients in our Huntersville office and has a heart toward serving others in major life transitions. She has a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University as well as a BA in Bible and Theology from Asbury University.
Zoi Saliga, MEd, LMFTTherapist
Zoi is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and has over 20 years of experience in counseling individuals and couples. She has been with Agape since 2007.
John White, MA, LPCTherapist
John obtained his Master’s degree in Counseling from Liberty University. He has worked with individuals and families dealing with anxiety, depression, marital issues and men’s issues. John has also worked with adolescents dealing with emotional problems.
Ruthie Borrelli, BAClinical Intern
Ruthie will be serving as the clinical intern for Agapé. She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Christian Counseling.