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Counseling Staff

Christian Family Care’s child and family counselors are all Masters-level therapists, many of whom are Arizona Licensed Professional Counselors or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. Children’s therapists are supervised by a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. In addition to extensive training, they bring practical life experience to their work as former school teachers, school counselors, social workers, foster and adoptive parents.

To schedule an appointment at any one of our convenient Phoenix child and family counselor locations, call CFC in Phoenix, toll free (800) 939-5432 or (602) 396-2508.

Our Counselors

When dealing with life’s challenges, it is important to find a place where you can feel heard and understood. The counseling staff at Christian Family Care Agency are dedicated to helping people work through the daily struggles of living in today’s world.

Adra L. Helmich, MAPC, TAD,  LPC

Adra is a Licensed Professional Counselor, developmental trauma  therapist for children, adolescents and families. Adra is also sees adults for many areas including complex trauma, sexual abuse, domestic violence, relational issues and grief and loss and life changes. She holds a master’s degree in counseling with a concentration in trauma, abuse and deprivation, and is trained in EMDR through the Humanitarian Assistance Program and EMDRIA.  Adra has studied under the TCU Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development Team and is a Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) Practitioner and Educator. Adra is a doctoral student in the PhD in Psychology program at Grand Canyon University and is currently working on her dissertation


Brandon L. Jones, MAPC, TAD, LAC

Brandon is a Licensed Associate Counselor. He holds a master’s degree in Professional Counseling with a concentration in trauma, abuse, and deprivation. He has studied under the TCU Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development Team and is a Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) Practitioner and Educator; he is also trained in EMDR through an EMDRIA approved program. Brandon brings 10 years of behavioral health experience serving children, adults, and families. He is married with 4 children, and brings personal experience as a foster and adoptive parent.


Jennie Dalcour, LAC

Jennie Dalcour is a child and family trauma therapist. She holds a Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree and is a Licensed Associate Counselor. Jennie has counseled with children, teens, and families with Christian Family Care since 2014. She has five children. She is skilled in working with young children through adolescents who have experienced trauma or attachment injury. Jennie is trained in EMDR.


Russell Yost, LPC, LMFT

Russ earned his Masters in Counseling from ASU in 1981. Since then, he has successfully treated clients in the areas of marriage and family counseling, and men’s issues including anger management and sexual addiction. He works with children, teens, families and couples, and is trained in EMDR.



CFC is a non-profit organization and the cost of providing services exceeds the fees charged for those services. Counseling fees vary by counselor and the type of counseling received. Fees are modifiable based on income and family size, and are discussed with each client at the first session.


CFC may be able to accept some insurance plans; check with your intake worker or call for more information.

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Parent Education

Why is my child acting this way? Understanding my child's behaviors and what they mean. Presented by Misty Adame, Licensed Associate Counselor, Licensed Foster Parent identifying and understanding problem behaviors; how trauma can impact your child, and how to respond in ways which increase positive behavior.

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Phoenix Central Office

3603 North 7th Avenue
Phoenix AZ 85013
Phone: 602 396-2508
Toll-Free: 800 939-5432