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Dr. R. Richard Armstrong, D,Min.,LMFT

Dr. R. Richard Armstrong, D,Min.,LMFT

Rick was the original Chairperson of the Steering Committee that formed LCS and also chaired the first Board of Directors for 8 years. Rick joined LCS again (this time professionally) as Associate Director in 2004 working in Disaster Relief and Crisis care. He then moved into the role of Operations Coordinator in 2010 and in January 2013 became Executive Director. In 2019, Rick announced his retirement as Executive Director and was asked to remain at LCS as Ministry Care Coordinator. Rick is a Florida Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a certified Pastoral Counselor, and a Florida Approved Supervisor for Marriage and Family and Mental Health Counseling. Rick focuses on Relationship Issues, Depression, Anxiety, Grief/Loss, Crisis Management, and Spiritual Growth. He also does leadership coaching and organization/team consultation. Rick served as a Parish Pastor for 25 years. He is married with two adult daughters and six grandchildren.

Insurance Accepted: Aetna, Cigna, BCBS, United.
Rick sees clients virtually and also in our Winter Park and Spirit of Joy offices.