Fresh Life Counseling Center

Fresh Life Counseling Center provides therapy to help couples, and individuals survive and thrive in today's culture that is sometimes challenging and chaotic. Dr. Gwenda Plummer desires to help individuals, and families find healing from past pain, develop strengthened relationships, and discover tools to lead healthier lives. Gwenda is a Licensed Professional Counselor and believes in the power of strong marriages and families and loves helping others on the journey of life!

Counseling available for:

  • Relationships, marriages, and pre-marital couples
  • Couples intensives for in-depth healing and growth
  • Parenting
  • Grief, anxiety, depression, and life transitions
  • Addiction treatment
  • Recovery from physical, sexual, and emotional abuse
  • Mental health issues

Professional Life Coaching available for:

  • Individuals desiring to reach goals and embrace an enhanced life
  • Couples longing for healthier communication and enriched marriages
  • Executives looking to sharpen relationship and management skills

For an appointment with Gwenda email  or call 417-773-9410.

For a counseling application for click here. For an application for a minor, click here.

Dr. Gwenda Plummer, LPC, MA, DMIN

Gwenda holds a Doctor of Ministry Degree from Evangel University in Pastoral Care and Counseling and a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from The Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, where she received the Outstanding Counseling Student Award and was inducted into Kappa Delta Chi Honor Society.  She also holds a Bachelor of Music Education Degree in Vocal Music from Southwest Baptist University. She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and the International Christian Coaching Association. Gwenda previously was a member of the counseling team at Central Bible College and taught relationship education through a U. S. Healthy Marriage Initiative Grant. Formerly a member of the Springfield Community Partnership of the Ozark’s Alcohol Task Force Higher Education Committee, she holds certification in BASIC’s (Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students.) She is certified in PREP (Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program), PICK (How to Pick a Partner—How to Avoid Marrying a Jerk/Jerkette), Prepare-Enrich, and Taylor Johnson. Before moving to the St. Louis area two years ago, Gwenda provided therapy and managed her own counseling practice in Springfield, Missouri.  She loves spending time with her family, flower gardening, and water-skiing.