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Adell delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 18 to 75 and special needs

Teaching since:
May 1981

I have found a lot of success in assisting people to break through life's roadblocks and move on towards greater joy and satisfaction in their lives. I am eager to help you too.

Adell received her Masters Degree in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling from Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA. She is an ordained minister through the Abundant Life Ministerial Association, in Roseville, CA where she was the Counseling Director for 10 years. Adell has been an Adjunct professor with Epic Bible College, Sacramento, teaching counseling courses. Mrs. G. is a capable counselor and teacher to both young and old. She brings humor and transparency to her counseling and has a testimony that many can relate to.
“As both a college professor and counselor, Adell demonstrates wisdom and compassion. Her guidance and advice is strong, intelligent and biblically based.”

Tana Aivaz Colburn, college professor and Angel Award winning television producer

“Adell is a woman who possesses an awesome store of insight, compassion, and firmness. I believe she is a person who has a unique story to tell and I highly recommend her as a speaker.” Pastor Roy Davis, Abundant Life Fellowship

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Experience

Counselor
Oct 2007 - Dec 2008
Mercy Ministries of America

Mercy Ministries is a residential home for girls ages 14-29, who are working to overcome issues such as eating disorders, substance abuse, sexual, emotional and physical abuse, self image, abandonment and any life issue preventing them from attaining a fulfilling life.

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Counselor
Oct 1997 - Aug 2007
Abundant Life Fellowship

Providing pastoral counseling to children, teens, young marrieds, individuals and couples. Taught life skills seminars on Anger, Depression, Grief, Marriage, and Purity.

Bereavement & Volunteer Coordinator
Sep 1996 - Oct 1997
St. Vincent's Home Health & Hospice

Assisted families and individuals in their preparation for and recovery from the loss of loved ones.

Youth Leader
Sep 1984 - Sep 1986
Young Life Silicon Valley

Mentoring teens through some of life's greatest decision making times.

Education

MA in Marriage, Family & Child Counseling
Sep 1979 - May 1981
Azusa Pacific University
BA Psychology
Sep 1973 - Dec 1977
Seattle Pacific University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Diploma
Sep 1997
Abundant Life School of Ministry

This is a two year program in ministerial studies.

Community Chaplain
Sep 1997
Sacramento Law Enforcement Chaplaincy

Community Chaplain Academy

Awards

15 Year Service Award
Jun 2014
Epic Bible College

Photos & Videos

I received Epic Bible College's 15 Year Service Award in 2014

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I couldn't be happier than holding my niece and our Sparkle.

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5 Reviews

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Ann Apr 5, 2016
Life Coaching · Online

Adell was great! She listened so well, let me talk out what I needed - her perspective, encouragement, and information, was incredibly valuable. She helped me with some key decisions that I was needing to make and helped me to stay on track with some areas of my life that I really wanted to improve in. I feel like she is a good friend! She is amazingly kind and caring!

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Alanna H. Oct 8, 2015
Life Coaching · Online

Adell has been helping me get my ideas, thoughts, and life in order. She understands how people think and is knowledgeable in different ways and methods to get things done. She has no problem with me emailing her various thoughts to discuss in future meetings and is always extremely kind and understanding. I highly recommend signing up for meetings with her, especially if you're feeling lost.

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Lesley B. Jun 2, 2015
Life Coaching · In studio

Adell is a skilled counselor that assisted me through a difficult season of my life. She is extremely kind and caring. Adell's strength is her insightfulness and her wisdom and she is able to coach someone to overcome issues and determine their mental road blocks. Adell is self-less and a strong encourager - she truly cares about people and wants them to succeed in all their endeavors. Although her spirit is sweet and gentle, she has the ability to hold people accountable. I highly endorse Adell as a life coach.

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Lydia S. May 11, 2015
Life Coaching · In home

Adell is the most genuine and helpful person I know. She really takes the time to listen and get to know people. She gives sincere advice from the position of a friend. She is the quintessence of compassion and she is one of the strongest women I know. Her selflessness and love for people is evident in everything she does and I have been blessed with the opportunity to get to know her over the past couple of years.

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Molly N. May 7, 2015
Life Coaching · Online

I have been working with her for several years and
Adell has helped me to sort thru the details of my life, and focus on
what I need to do right now to move forward in my goals. And My personal goal
was to get out of debt. She helped me to focus on a step by step process for paying off my debts to live debt free and therefore more stress free!
She is not a financial planner, more like a friend.
She is very easy to talk to, and never judgmental. She is also a Marriage & Family trained therapist.

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