Grant Jones, PhD

Dr. Grant Jones is a Licensed Psychologist in the State of Missouri, a University professor, and the President of Gateway Counseling Center. Dr. Jones began his practice in 1989. In that time he has helped hundreds of individuals, couples, and families find healing, hope, and health as they overcame obstacles to their well-being. His areas of expertise include dissociative disorders, complex trauma, PTSD and depression. He sees clients in his office setting and when appropriate, provides services over the phone or via Skype. All three are great ways to meet the needs of those seeking help in finding therapeutic solutions to their problems. In addition, if requested, he offers counseling services from a faith-based perspective and specializes in the integration of religious/spiritual issues and the treatment of mental health issues. 

Nathen D. Ransom, MA, LPC

 

Nathen D. Ransom is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Missouri who earned his B.S. in Psychology from Evangel University and his M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Regent University. Nathen is trained in EMDR Therapy (Eye Movement, Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy), a trauma focused therapy approach, as well as other trauma-informed therapy approaches. Nathen’s areas of expertise include complex trauma, PTSD, anxiety disorders, and dissociative disorders. Nathen has a passion for working with adolescents and adults to overcome negative life experiences and find hope for a better future. He sees clients in his office setting and is available for Telehealth/video sessions when appropriate.

Alana Cummings, MS, LPC

Alana earned her Master of Science Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Evangel University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Missouri. In addition to her work at Gateway Counseling Center, she is a Marriage Intensive Therapist at Focus on the Family Marriage Institute in Branson, Missouri. Alana is trained in EMDR, an evidence-based approach to treating trauma. EMDR is also used to treat a variety of other mental health concerns and symptoms. Alana’s areas of expertise include complex trauma, PTSD, anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, and marital distress. She considers it an honor to be able to walk alongside individuals in the counseling process who are hurting, struggling, or simply wanting to make improvements in their lives.