Valerie joined the practitioners at Leawood Counseling Center in January 2013.
Valerie Rhodes is certified as a Christian Counselor and a Grief and Loss Coach through the American Association of Christian Counselors. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Kansas.
As a cancer survivor and then care-giver for a cancer survivor Valerie has continued to serve others facing cancer or any other chronic illness. As a Christian Counselor she specializes in helping others deal with grief and disaster.
Following the close deaths of a dear lifelong friend, and tragic sudden deaths of a cousin and then a great niece Valerie undertook training to become certified as a Grief and Loss Coach. She is currently studying to receive her Certification in Stress and Trauma Care. She offers tools that help others cope with their grief and losses.