SCG Executive Director

Confidential Voicemail: 704-375-5354 ext 402
Professional Disclosure Statement (LPC)

Office Locations

Sanctuary Counseling Group Central Office
The Terry Building
1801 East Fifth Street, Suite 110
Charlotte, NC 28204

Terry Building

The Sanctuary Counseling Group central office is located on the ground floor of the Terry Building on East Fifth Street, beside Presbyterian Hospital and directly behind St. John's Baptist Church. Parking is available beside and behind the building.


St. Francis United Methodist Church
4200 McKee Road
Charlotte, NC 28269

St. Francis UMC

From Hwy 485 take exit 57 and head north on Providence Road; take a right on McKee Road; St. Francis UMC is approximately 1/2 mile on the left.

Park in the parking lot on the left side of the church and enter through the double glass doors. Turn left down the hall; waiting is in the second to last room on the right (choir room).



Jay is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) as well as a North Carolina Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). He is certified in Prepare and Enrich, a program used for pre-marriage and marriage counseling. His wealth of life experience and knowledge has been beneficial in various clinical settings.


Jay holds a Masters in Christian Counseling from Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. He is currently pursuing Ordination as a Deacon in the United Methodist Church and is attending Wesley Theological Seminary. His undergraduate degree is in education from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.


Jay works with men, women, couples and young adults using various methods to address their needs. He has done group work with couples dealing with grief from infant loss and men struggling with feelings of inadequacies. Jay works with those dealing with the pain and burdens of life: depression, shame, anxiety, adjustment difficulties, life goals, career strategies, relationship issues, and addiction. He enjoys working with young couples in pre-marriage counseling.

Mission Statement

Being dedicated to the healing of heart, mind, and soul, we provide excellent emotional, spiritual, and relational health care to all people of the Carolinas.

Sanctuary Counseling Group is an accredited service center of the Solihten Institute.