ACA, GBOE, GCCA & LGN Fall Conference

Saturday October 19
Location: Richmont Graduate University (1900 The Exchange SE, Building 100, suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30339)

cost: $39 early bird through Sept 30, $49 after


8:30 registration
9:00 – 9:15 – Praise and worship
9:15 -10:15 – Sharing about the purpose and connection of ACA GBOE. GCCA, LGN (moderated by Dr. Jack Kelly)

Jack Kelly, Ph.D,
Jack is the Co-founder of the DayStar Foundation, a center for growth and change (since 1990) and serves as its CEO. He is also the Founder and President of the Opus One Coaching Group (since 1992). He is co-founder of The American Chaplains Association and is a Certified Chaplain.
He has been married to his business partner Dr. Julia Kelly for 45 years.
They have 4 children and 9 grandchildren.
Jack is a high profile Coach, Counselor & Chaplain. He is an innovative leader adept at developing “Big Picture” strategy and translating vision into plans that achieve exceptional results.
Jack has worked with many high profile clients and companies including MLB and NFL players, Fortune 500 companies including Home Depot, Matria Health Care, The Hanger Company, Patterson Dental, Calhoun Metal Works and Vytex to name a few.
He does extensive executive coaching with CEO’s, Presidents, sales managers entrepreneurs and solopreneurs.
Jack has also been a football referee for 52 years and served as the President of the Georgia Officials Athletics Association in 2013-2014. He attended Appalachian State University and also holds an LLB from John Marshall University Law School.
Jack has his MBA from Aidan University and PhD from Logos University. He has a CTP from CoachU and holds credentials from the International Coach Federation as a Professional Certified Coach. Jack is also a certified Sports Psychologist with Diplomat status from The International Sports Psychologist Association.

10:15 break

10:30-12:00 – The Inner Child and Sexual Addiction (Eddie Capparucci, LPC, Abundant Life Christian Counseling)

Eddie Capparucci, LPC, C-CSAS, CPCS
Eddie Capparucci is a Christian therapist and licensed by the State of Georgia. He is certified in the treatment of sexual and pornography addiction and he and his wife, Teri, have a private practice working with men struggling with sexual and pornography addictions, as well as their wives who are dealing with betrayal.
Among his many clients, Eddie has worked with professional athletes including NFL and MLB players and television personalities. He serves as the clinical director for the National Decency Coalition, an organization working with state governments to help limit the access of pornography to minors.
He is the administrator of the websites www.MenAgainstPorn.org and www.SexuallyPureMen.com. He also has written for the blogs Covenant Eyes, KingdomWorks, XXXChurch, and Marriage.com. Over the years, he has spoken to numerous organizations regarding the harmful impact pornography has on individuals, relationships, and society. He is the host of a monthly webcast entitled: Getting to the Other Side.
Eddie is the author of Removing Your Shame Label: Learning to Break Free of Shame and Feel God’s Love. His new book, Going Deeper: How the Inner Child Impacts Your Sexual Addiction will be released February 2020.

12:00-1:15 Lunch on your own
1:15 – Praise and worship

1:30 – 2:15 – Deliverance and Healing Ministry (Dr. Barbara Beeler, Restoration Seminary)

Dr. Barbara J. Beeler is Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for defining the mission and strategic direction for Gateway Restoration International Network, Inc. GRIN is an apostolic ministry providing spiritual covering and training for ministries.
Dr. Beeler has two doctorate degrees: Ph.D. in Christian Psychology and Ph.D. in Clinical Christian Counseling. She is a member of the Georgia Christian Counseling Association, Professional Clinical member of the National Christian Counseling Association and American Association of Christian Counseling. She is Board Certified as a Christian Counselor and Therapist by the Board of Examiners for Georgia Christian Counselors & Therapists and licensed as a Clinical Pastoral Counselor by the National Christian Counselors Association.
Barbara has been married for 53 years to Dr. Leon Beeler, Senior Pastor of Gateway Restoration Church and Chapter Director of the Georgia Christian Counselors Association South. Barbara is the president of Restoration Theological Seminary. Author of two books on prayer.

2:15 break

2:30 – 3:15 Dr. Travis – Extending the Journey

Dr. Charles Travis
Founder and President of Logos Global Network of Christian Ministries, Inc. headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Travis serves as the President of Aidan University. Formerly serving as the Presiding Bishop for The Communion Evangelical Episcopal Churches, he currently serves as the Archbishop for the Province of Reconciliation, the CEEC’s largest province.

He holds a Bachelor of Theology Degree from Chicago Bible College, a Bachelor of Arts degree from Christian Life College, a Master of Religious Education and a Master of Arts from Florida Beacon College, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Covenant Life Seminary.

Dr. Travis has been in full time Christian service for 58 years. He has served as pastor, evangelist, teacher and missionary. He has also served as a lobbyist for Christian schools in Washington, D.C. and serves on several national and international educational boards, consulting and ecclesiastical councils, and accrediting associations. Dr. Travis holds certifications in Coaching, Chaplaincy and Behavioral Therapy. His commitment and pioneering efforts in Christian education and church planting has led to the establishment of schools and churches in over 25 nations. Dr. Travis has a very strong conviction that every believer is a minister and that every minister should have a ministry, whether in the church, market place or public square.

3:15 – 3:30 Break
3::30 – 3:45 Praise and worship
3:45 – 4:45 Communion and Commissioning – Dr. Travis and Dr. Shirley Wood

This conference carries 6 CEUs
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Welcome to The Board of Examiners for Georgia Christian Counselors and Therapists

The purpose of The Board of Examiners for Georgia Christian Counselors and Therapists (GBOE) is to provide accountability for Christian counselors through Board Certification. We believe that Christian counselors should be qualified, and they should be held accountable for their practices. Our standards reflect the highest calling of our faith. The Board of Examiners seeks to provide Board Certification for Christian counselors who are committed to providing a high level of professionalism by conforming to the GBOE Statement of Faith, Code of Ethics, following established standards, personal; integrity and continual excellence through ongoing education and training.

couple-prayingBenefits Of Being a Board Certified Counselor

  • Credibility– Experienced Christian Counselors certified through a board of examiners.
  • Accountability– Accountable to the established authority of Logos Global Network of Christian Ministries and the Board of Examiners.
  • Responsibility– To God, board review and to those we serve.
  • Dependability– Demonstrated through commitment to Biblical principles, advanced education and a heart to serve.
  • Assurance– This is an independent, self-regulated board made up of pastors, counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists and attorneys who work together to give assurance of an unbiased, nonpolitical board that reflects the highest Christian standards.

As Board Certified Christian Counselors, we are uniquely called to counsel the whole person from a Biblical perspective, and as such we are distinctively different. We do not represent ourselves to be licensed by by the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists; or the Board of Examiners of Psychologists.

The Board of Examiners for Georgia Christian Counselors and Therapists is an independent board, and as such we are not affiliated with nor do we represent ourselves to be licensed by the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists; or the Board of Examiners of Psychologists.