COVINA

Meet the Team

 1175 E. Garvey, Ste 102 

Covina, CA 91724

Phone: (626) 967-6421, Ext 201

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JEENIE GORDON

MS, MA, LMFT

Jeenie Gordon is a licensed Marriage, Family & Child Therapist with over 20 years of counseling experience in private practice. She is the Clinical Director for New Hope Christian Counseling Center in Covina. Former high school counselor of over 8,000 teens. Therapist in prison (juvenile) and psychiatric hospital. She is the author of 5 books "There's Hope after Divorce", "Those Turbulent Teen Years," "Hope For You--Taking Charge of Your Life." She speaks nationally for churches, schools, conventions, keynote retreat speaking (40+ topics available). Jeenie sits on the Vanguard University Alumni Board and is the on the leadership team for the Christian Association For Psychological Studies. She specializes in treating individuals, teens, couples and families on a variety of issues.

626-967-6421 Ext 203

jgordon@newhopechristiancounseling.org

BRIAN E. ECK

Ph.D.

Dr. Eck works with couples, families and individuals. He has directed a treatment program for clients with major mental illnesses and their family. Dr. Eck has been a practicing psychologist for 16 years. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Rosemead School of Psychology at Biola. He currently chairs the Psychology Department at Azusa Pacific University and has published and given presentations on the integration of our Christian faith and psychology. He has also served on the International Board of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies and serves as the Managing Editor for the Journal of Psychology and Christianity. Dr. Eck can present seminars or workshops on the foundations for a healthy marriage, effective parenting, the challenges of living with a mentally ill relative, and mental and spiritual health.

626-967-6421  Ext 208

beck@newhopechristiancounseling.org

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MAX J. KAYES

MA, LMFT  CEO

Max Kayes is a licensed Marriage, Family & Child Therapist with over 34 years of counseling experience. He is the CEO of New Hope Christian Counseling Centers and the President of New Hope Christian Counseling Foundation. He received his Master's Degree in Marriage, Family & Child Therapy from Biola University in 1985, which combined course work from Rosemead School of Professional Psychology and Talbot Theological Seminary. He has also been a Clinical Associate Faculty Member at Fuller Theological Seminary, Graduate School of Psychology, Division of Family Therapy. Specialties: Individuals and families suffering with depression, stress/anxiety, victims of sexual abuse, parents dealing with strong-willed children and other parenting issues, marital/premarital counseling, child therapy. Mr. Kayes is a clinical member of the California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists.

951-247-6542  Ext 250

mkayes@newhopechristiancounseling.org

DAUREEN SANFORD

MA, LMFT

She attended Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology and received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology. She works with children, adolescents and adults both individually and with the families. Specialty areas include depression, anxiety, stress management, treating victims of sexual abuse, marital problems, and grief counseling. She has presented seminars and classes on marriage relationships, parenting, lay counseling, grief in several Nazarene churches in the valley.

626-967-6421  Ext 204

dsandford@newhopechristiancounseling.org

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PRISCA WOO

MA, LMFT

Prisca has been a pastor's wife, serving for 36 years in Asian American churches in the Chicago and Los Angeles areas. In addition to English, she is fluent in Korean. Together with her husband she has counseled many couples throughout their years of ministry. Prisca is a regular speaker at women's retreats. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She specializes in marital and premarital counseling, treatment of co-dependency, depression, issues of singleness, counseling pastors and their families.

626-967-6421  Ext 205

pwoo@newhopechristiancounseling.org