Denise (DeeDee) Fetters, LPCC-S, NCC, Owner/ Therapist
DeeDee has collaborated within secondary schools, youth detentions centers, counseling agencies, and worked in universities and private practice for most of her career. She has served many years in Youth Ministries and establishing her own private practice in churches originally as Healing Wings Counseling Ministries. DeeDee presently is a member of Genoa Baptist Church in Westerville, Ohio but also partners with many other faiths and churches in the areas for clinical and pastoral counseling needs.
DeeDee has a deep compassion to work with those who are hurting and empathetically walks with those on a healing journey. She has years of experience with mental health and pastoral concerns. DeeDee also has advocated for those with Aspergers, ADHD and many more learning disabilities issues. She continues to be a pioneer in the Sensory Issues and Disorder field with Adolescent and Adult populations. DeeDee is passionate about working and serving those who are wounded to empower them with hope and strength. Using positive and motivational counseling, she works with creative and empowering techniques to help you walk through the most difficult of struggles and pain in your life.
DeeDee uses a combination of clinical counseling and pastoral counseling to reinforce the positive in the midst of turmoil; showing you that in times of difficulty and conflict that the power of rising from the ashes comes when you forge through your struggles. Some of the most difficult things you may be going through, may become your strength and motivation to soar higher. It is sometimes through our struggles ~ we find the wings to learn to fly.
(Please see the Butterfly Story in which the name Healing Wings' name is based.)
Denise (DeeDee) Fetters, LCMHC,LPCC, NCC, Owner/ Therapist
DeeDee Specializes in the following:
Anxiety concerns and Social Anxiety Disorder
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder unless involves sexual abuse issues that may need more specialization.
Career Consultation and Education concerns
Grief and traumatic grief issues
Teacher and Counselor concerns and issues
Learning Disabilities/Educational Advocacy
Pastoral and Spiritual Counseling- Licensed and trained as a Christian Counselor
Seizure disorders / such as epilepsy- mental health concerns
Career and Business Coaching
Celiac Disease and other Chronic Pain concerns/coping
Chronic Pain, TBI's, and Seizure Disorders Counseling
Abuse and Traumatic counseling
Aspergers Certified and sensory disorders - Teens and Adults
First Responders, Counselors, and Teachers coaching and counseling
All substance abuse/Addictions counseling is referred out to prevention specialists .
More Details about our Owner:
Ashland Theological Seminary- MA Clinical Pastoral Counseling with Honors
Ashland University Bachelors- Religion/Psychology plus Biology concentrations ~ Cum Laude
Art Institute of Pittsburgh- Associates in Degree Fashion Merchandising in Art and Design/Business
A life-long member of the Psychology National Honor Society (Psi Chi) because of Academic Excellence
Additional Training and Leadership:
Certified in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Certified in Prolonged Exposure Therapy / Veterans through Veterans Administration
Sensory Processing Disorder And Aspergers/Autism Education Studies/Research from Columbia University
Previously Ohio State University and Central Ohio Technical College Therapist / Disabilities Office Assessor
Volunteer at Churches for Youth, Greeter, Speaker, Group leader
Studied at Jerusalem University, Israel
Missions trips to Brazil, Thailand, and with YWAM - and assisting and organizing Leading Youth groups on missions
Licenses, Awards, and Certifications:
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor from North Carolina #16490 transferred from Ohio
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor-Supervisor -2020 now in escrow 2021in Ohio #E7999
Additionally a National Certified Counselor since 2011
Bachelors from Ashland University / Cum Laude
Masters in Pastoral and Clinical Counseling with Honors
National Honor Society for Psychology- Psi Chi Society Member
Best in Powell, Ohio - Counselor 2019
Trained and Certified for Veterans and Armed forces through the Military and First responders
Trained with Columbia University in Adolescent High-Risk Assessments
DeeDee has also had experience and certifications with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Positive and Motivational Therapies, and Exposure Therapy with the Veteran's Administration that help with the extreme PTSD, and various forms of Pastoral Counseling and Biblical Counseling which she holds a Masters of Clinical Pastoral Counseling from Ashland Seminary and Licensed in the State of Ohio as LPCC-S since 2003 and now in North Carolina as a LCMHC additionally since 2021. She also is additionally certified with the National Board of Certified Counselings as a NCC.
Diane Hamm (& Steve Hamm), Office Manager
Diane is retired from working in the Ohio Secondary Schools' system for over 30 years and has a vast knowledge of insurance and working with people. She is our office manager/Supervisor. Diane is a warm spirit and a kind heart who loves the Lord and enjoys spending the winters in her second home in Florida.
Jerry L. Fetters, II, CFO
Jerry is our VP and the Statutory Agent for our Corporation. Some of his responsibilities include billing, HIPAA questions, and service inquires. Jerry also is the CFO and will assist with your advertising questions and our billing/financial operations. He is also the Sales and Marketing Director and Engineer at United Plastics in Mt. Airy, NC- plus owning his own Engineering / Sales firm called Premier Rubber and Plastics, LLC for over 30 years.
Jerry is a member of Southern Baptist organization as well as helps with greeting at that church plus other serving duties and is all around a nice guy and loves Jesus.