Center for Motivational Counseling Service, LLC.
...bring help to the grieving, hurting, confused and overwhelmed...
Fred Smith has been in full time ministry since April of 1987 and has served in various leadership positions over the years. From Youth & Music Ministry, to State Youth & Discipleship Director for the Church of God in Arizona and Indiana and most recently, as Lead Pastor in the local church, Fred has a heart for helping individuals work through real life difficulties and realize their fullest potential at home, school, work, their communities and within their relationships.
Fred J. Smith, Jr., MA Counselor/Therapist
Fred has a Master of Art's in Church Ministries (MACM) and a Master of Art's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MACMHC) from the Pentecostal Theological Seminary in Cleveland, TN. With more than 20 years of pastoral counseling and numerous hours of clinical mental health counseling, Fred's belief that strengthening the family through establishing healthy relationships and providing personal empowerment through motivational counseling has been foundational in his success as a pastor and a counselor. Cindy Smith, RPh, Fred's spouse, is a licensed Pharmacist who practices in the state of Tennessee with specialized emphasis to Hospice and Long-Term Care patients. She and Fred are both certified facilitators in Prepare and Enrich, a marital, pre-marital program designed to teach couples how to communicate, manage conflict and to strengthen the marriage. They have conducted seminars, week-end retreats and couples' counseling for the past 20 years and believe passionately in the sanctity of marriage. They have been married for the past 30 years and are blessed with two beautiful daughters, a son-in-law and a brand new grand-daughter, who they intend to spoil rotten.