The Refuge Center for Counseling opened in December 2005 as the vision of its founders Amy Alexander and Jennifer Gillett. Amy and Jennifer had a strong desire to serve their area of residence—Williamson County—which is recognized for its wealth, oftentimes overshadowing those who are in need. To live among great prosperity and to be in need is often to feel invisible.
The Refuge Center for Counseling is so grateful for our community of supporters! Without your generosity, we would be unable to do this work. Whether you give monetary or in-kind g...
The Refuge Center for Counseling was founded on the belief that everyone, regardless of income level, deserves a chance to improve their life and find hope and healing through counseling.
Thank you for your interest in interning at The Refuge Center for Counseling. It is our goal to ensure that every intern gets as much as possible out of their experience at The R...
Take a look at our February 2019 Newsletter from The Refuge Center.... Read More
On January 1st, 2019, I was going to transform into a self-motivated and self-disciplined superwoman who would (in 2019) master my finances, health, diet, and mental health! Now, it is the middle of February. Now what?... Read More
The caring people that work and volunteer at The Refuge Center make our center a true "Refuge" from the storms of daily life for thousands in our community. Pike Williams, LMFT, is one of our staff therapists, Director of our Post-Masters Volunteer Fellowship Program, and leads small group counseling opportunities for men several times a year, along with having a private practice as well. Becoming a therapist is a second career for Pike after 34 years at Procter & Gamble.... Read More