Robin Temples

Robin Temples, MA, LMFT (S)

Administrative Director of LCC, Robin is also receiving clients for therapy. She holds a Master’s degree in School Psychology from USC. She also graduated from Columbia Biblical Seminary at Columbia International University (C.I.U.) with a Masters in Counseling. She is a licensed supervisor. Robin has fifteen years of experience as a school psychologist, working with children of all ages and consulting with teachers and parents in behavior management. She has taught graduate level courses to educators about working with families and has been a licensed counselor for over twenty years. Robin is married and has three sons, two step-daughters and ten grandchildren. She is attending Center Pointe Community Church and has assisted her husband in leading various adult Sunday school classes. Her particular areas of expertise are marital and premarital therapy, family therapy, parenting, divorce issues, stepfamilies, spiritual issues, and women’s concerns. She especially enjoys working with people seeking deeper intimacy with God and with others.

Angie Lamp

Angie Lamp, MA, LPC (S)

Angie has more than fifteen years with LCC, and she is currently serving as Assistant Director and as a counselor. She graduated from Columbia International University with a Master’s degree in Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has experience in marital and pre-marital counseling, family therapy, women’s issues, children and parenting issues, and spiritual growth issues. Angie and her husband, Rick, attend First Baptist Church of Lexington along with their internationally adopted twin girls.

Sarah Rogers

Sarah J. Rogers, MSW, LISW-CP

Sarah is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with an emphasis in clinical practice. She holds a Master’s Degree from the University of South Carolina. She has previous extensive mental health experience working in the public school setting. Her counseling areas include working with adolescents and young adults who struggle with ADHD, anxiety, depression, and other developmental and family issues. Sarah and her husband are active in their local church body. They have three children.

David Van Horn

Dave Van Horn, MA, LPC

Dave is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from Central Michigan University. He has over twenty years experience as a LPC and over thirty years experience in Christian ministry. Dave has experience with marital issues, men’s issues, and spiritual issues. He looks forward to meeting you and walking with you through the difficult seasons in your life. Dave has three adult children and six grandchildren.

LaTasha Ransom

LaTasha Ransom, Ed.S., LPC

LaTasha is a Licensed Professional Counselor, with an Educational Specialist Degree in Counselor Education from the University of South Carolina. Prior to joining LCC, she worked as a social service worker for a local foster care agency in Columbia. Her counseling experience includes working with adults, adolescents and children that may struggle with a variety of issues such as anxiety, low self-esteem, depression and other behavioral/emotional issues. She has a special interest in working with teenagers to help them learn how to express their emotions, improve communication, establish healthy boundaries and obtain skills that will help set them up for success within their environment. LaTasha believes in creating a safe, nurturing and non-judgmental atmosphere in which individuals can feel supported in their efforts to grow, heal and reconnect to their strengths. LaTasha is currently not accepting new clients.

Hadassah Gomez

Hadassah Gomez, MA, LPC

Hadassah was born and raised in Madrid, Spain and is bilingual. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Clinical Counseling from Columbia International University in 2016. Hadassah has experience working with individuals struggling with women’s issues, anxiety depression, domestic violence, and codependency issues. Hadassah believes that the healthier view one has of themselves the healthier thoughts and behaviors one will engage in, which can then lead to satisfying relationships. Because most of our self-image wounds and self-defeating ideas have been formed within a relationship, it is within a relational context that healing can start. To facilitate this, Hadassah strives to create a safe environment in which individuals can feel accepted in order to encourage honest communication that can lead to insight whether in English or Spanish. Hadassah attends Midtown Fellowship church downtown.

Marchelle Gouvin

Marchelle Gouvin, MSW, LISW-CP

Marchelle is currently offering therapy at our Muscle Shoals, Alabama location. She is a licensed clinical social worker with over 20 years of experience in medical and mental health settings. She understands overwhelming emotions and circumstances can lead to crippling self doubt. Marchelle believes that there is power and healing in our own personal stories and journeys. She would love to help you find the strength within to make healthy steps towards a more fulfilling life. She uses a variety of therapeutic techniques including CBT, narrative therapy, and mindfulness. Marchelle has experience helping adults of all ages with complicated bereavement, grief and loss issues, anxiety, chronic or terminal health conditions, and depression. Marchelle has completed additional training as a certified clinical trauma professional (CCTP), First Steps Advance Care Planning Facilitator and has completed certification in RBPR-Relaxation Based Pain Relief.

Krisy Mills

Krisy Mills, LPC, MEd.

Krisy is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Professional School Counselor. She has a master’s degree in Counselor Education from the University of South Carolina. Prior to joining LCC, Krisy was a classroom teacher and a school counselor in public schools for over 30 years. Krisy enjoys working with individuals of all ages, especially children and teens who struggle with anxiety, ADHD, depression, issues around separation and divorce, and other developmental concerns. She has also worked with parents to support their children through these concerns. Krisy and her husband, John, have two adult sons and are active members at Lexington Baptist Church.

Bailey Colquitt

Bailey Colquitt, MA, LPCA

Bailey is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPC-A) with her MA in Counseling from Columbia International University. She has worked with individuals of all ages on a variety of issues, including grief, anxiety, depression, ADHD, abuse, family issues, and behavioral concerns. Her goal is to provide everyone who walks into her office with a comforting presence and nonjudgmental environment where they can come and feel safe to share their struggles.

Stephanie Hoover

Stephanie Hoover, MA, LPC, LAC, ADC

Stephanie has over 10 years of experience in the counseling field. She earned her Graduate Degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University in Virginia and is currently licensed in both Professional and Addiction Counseling. Stephanie has worked with a variety of populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She sees adults of all ages with an array of life and mental health challenges. Stephanie has a heart for those struggling with significant emotional and cognitive dysregulation. She utilizes predominantly Cognitive and Dialectic Behavior Therapy interventions that function to decrease emotional suffering, increase cognitive control, and improve behavioral functioning. Stephanie’s desire is to assist each person in cultivating their best quality of life by increasing feelings of resilience, empowerment, capability, and hope. Stephanie is the mother of two young adults, a son and a daughter.

Trudy Naylor

Trudy Naylor, MA, LPC

Trudy is a Licensed Professional Counselor who earned her Bachelor’s degree in Family Ministries with a Pre-Counseling Emphasis from Moody Bible Institute followed by her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor primarily using a Cognitive Behavioral approach. Trudy works with adolescents, adults and couples specializing in topics of familial distress, loss/grief, anxiety, depression, first responders and caretakers, as well as identity/self-worth issues. She is certified with PREPARE/ENRICH and SYMBIS (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts). When not in the counseling office Trudy can be found in the kitchen working her way through cookbooks and spending time with her hubby and three kids. She enjoys reading and a good cup of coffee.

Ben Waller

Ben Waller, LPCA

Ben began as a practicum and intern student at LCC a little over a year ago, and is now here as an LPC-A. He earned a Bachelor's in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina, a Master's of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, and a Master's in Counseling from Columbia International University. He has several years of experience in ministry, working with youth, college students, and adults, as well as in the health and fitness industry. Ben enjoys working with children, adolescents, families, and individuals on issues such as depression, anxiety, low self esteem, interpersonal relationship struggles, grief, and recovering from trauma. His goal is to help his clients move towards hope, healing, and health through the counseling process.

Sylvia Hichman

Sylvia Hinchman, MA, LPCA

Sylvia grew up in Cuernavaca, Mexico, and is fluent in Spanish. After completing her bachelor’s degree in Humanities and Bible, Sylvia taught middle and high school in the Middle East. She later completed her M.A. in Counseling at Columbia International University. During her internship at Family Intervention Services with Richland Two, Sylvia gained experience and skills in family therapy along with individual therapy. She desires to support families and strengthen people’s relationship with God and others in order to foster healing and build resilience in facing life’s many challenges. As a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPC-A), Sylvia enjoys working with children and adolescents as well as adults of all ages and backgrounds. In her free time, she enjoys time in nature, cooking international cuisine, and learning ancient history. Sylvia and her husband are members of Hope Church in Columbia, SC.

Cara Patsch

Cara Patsch, MA, LPCA

Cara Patsch joined LCC as an LPC-A and is working on obtaining her license. She grew up in a small town in New Jersey and a Christian home. Moving to Florida in 2016, she continued her education at Camden County College (NJ) online and graduated in 2018 with her Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts. From Florida, Cara moved to Columbia, South Carolina, where she graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2020 and her Master’s in Counseling in 2023, both from Columbia International University. She completed her practicum and internship with Richland District 2 Family Intervention Services, where she worked with children and adolescents aged 3-18 and their families. Her heart for counseling stems from her love for working with children and adolescents both in her jobs at school and her internship experience. She desires to help clients find fulfillment and satisfaction in life. When not working with clients, Cara enjoys hiking and exploring with her husband, spending time with her dog and two cats, and going on adventures with her family and friends.

Cindy Kyzer

Cindy Kyzer, Office Manager

Cindy has been in a receptionist role for over 30 years. She is married to Danny and they have 3 grown boys and 2 granddaughters. In addition to ministering at their church, Cindy and her husband enjoy working together on their family farm where they have chickens, cows and 2 donkeys. Cindy has a heart for serving people and hopes to help you in whatever way she can.