About Transfiguration

Collectively, we offer decades of experience in a wide range of mental health concerns and life skills approaches that includes psychotherapy, spiritual care and counseling, and life coaching. What truly inspires and motivates us is seeing clients grow – spiritually, mentally, and emotionally – and we embark on the journey that leads to healing and recovery.

Dr. Gerry Crete, Ph.D., LPC, LMFT

Clinical Director

Gerry is a therapist specializing in therapy for individuals, couples, and families; he is the founder and president of Transfiguration Counseling and is an EMDR certified therapist and EMDRIA approved Consultant who specializes in the treatment of trauma and anxiety disorders. His doctoral dissertation focused on the treatment of male survivors of sexual trauma. He also has extensive experience working with substance and behavioral addictions.

Dr. Crete is also a marriage and family therapist with extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and couples. He has additional experience working with seminarians, priests, and religious.

551-282-9926 //  gerry@transfigurationcounseling.com

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Dr. Rich Dell Isola, Ph.D., LMFTA

Marriage & Family Therapist and Couples Coach

Rich received a Ph.D. in Couple and Family Therapy from Kansas State University and is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina. One of his main clinical and research interests is marital therapy; he is passionate about premarital preparation and marital work with couples who have encountered disappointment, conflict, divorce ideation, and with couples who just feel “stuck.” Rich also has experience treating adolescents, undergraduate and graduate students, families, and trauma survivors (emotional, physical, and sexual), and has worked extensively with people struggling with depression and anxiety. He utilizes evidence-based approaches such as solution-focused therapy, self-determination theory, and attachment theory. Rich is also passionate about integrating spirituality into treatment when requested by his clients. During sessions, his goal is to establish an environment that is empathetic, collaborative, and goal-focused.

Rich was born and raised on Long Island, New York. Some of his greatest joys include family time with his wife and two children, the Mass, reading (e.g., Scripture, the Saints, C.S. Lewis), and running.

551-282-9926 //  rich@transfigurationcounseling.com

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John Cathey, MA, LAPC

Counselor and Psychotherapist

John Cathey, MA, is an Associate Professional Counselor with a Masters in Professional Counseling from Truett McConnell University.

He also has a previous Masters in Theological Studies from Holy Spirit College in Atlanta. John’s areas of focus include men’s issues, relationships, communication, identity, marital stress, parenting, religious and spiritual topics, and multicultural contexts.

He also has extensive experience as a school teacher and youth minister. John provides professional counseling, psychotherapy, and spiritual care consulting.

551-282-9926 //  john@transfigurationcounseling.com

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Erin Moore, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor and EMDR Therapist

Erin Moore, MS, is a licensed professional counselor with a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Divine Mercy University.

Erin is also an EMDR trained therapist who is passionate about providing a safe place for clients to heal from trauma and improve their daily functioning. Additional areas of focus include anxiety and depression, marriage and family therapy, parenting coaching, and spiritual integration.

551-282-9926 //  erin@transfigurationcounseling.com

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Ruth O’Neil, CLSC, CSSMC, CPAS

Life Strategies Coach

Ruth brings hope and clarity to clients of all ages by helping them to identify and unlock their unique brilliance and learn to effectively apply it in order to achieve their optimal life!

Ruth helps people identify where they are now, where they want to be, and how to bridge the gap to achieve their desired outcome. Using a strengths-based, action-oriented, and solution-focused approach, Ruth helps people create practical plans and effective strategies that help define purpose, overcome obstacles, improve relationships, set goals, define values, and navigate the changes and transitions of life.

She is a Certified Life and Strengths Strategies Master Coach and People Acuity Specialist, with additional training, certifications, and licensing in Marriage and Family Dynamics, Relationship Coaching, Boundaries Coaching, Spiritual Coaching, Strengths Strategies for Optimal Living, Using Strengths Strategies to Build Strong Families, Using Strengths Strategies to Build Confident Teens, and Effective Communication.

Ruth has been married to her high school sweetheart for 39 years. Together they have been blessed with 8 amazing human beings, who have in turn have blessed them with more little people! They currently have 11 Grands and look forward to more! This crew definitely provides LOTS of fun and interesting moments!

What Ruth loves…..God, her family, people, “being” over “doing”, simple things, hugs, deep meaningful conversations, brainstorming new ideas and possibilities, traveling to see her out of town peeps, camping, walks in the woods or along the beach, animals of all kinds, creating, dreaming, and she LOVES getting to know and walk with people just like you, as they seek to live the life God created them for!

551-282-9926 // ruth@ruthoneil.com // https://ruthoneil.com 

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Juliette Crete

Business Manager and Intake Coordinator

Juliette Crete is our Intake Coordinator and is available to help you find the right counselor, therapist, or coach. You can reach her by phone, email, or contact page below.

As the Business Manager and Intake Coordinator for Transfiguration Counseling and Coaching, Juliette handles client communication, intake coordination and business process management.

Juliette hails from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada and graduated from CDI College as a Certified Dental Assistant Level II and then her passion for healthcare and business management led her to managing several healthcare offices in the Ottawa area.

551-282-9926 //  juliette@transfigurationcounseling.com

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