Our Counselors

Dr. Mark F. Jones,  lmft


 Dr. Jones is an approved Continuing Education Provider with the state of Texas for counselors, therapists, social workers, psychologists and other professionals. He is also a certified Supervising Therapist for graduates who have passed their board exam. Dr. Jones was the Associate Director for a private residential treatment facility for six years, counseling troubled teens with addictions, personality disorders, and various problematic behaviors. Dr. Jones has also been an ordained minister since 1985. 

His emphasis is helping his clients overcome anxiety, stress, panic, depression, anger, relationship wounds, and lack of purpose. He is the founder of Mark Jones Ministries, Inc., the Liberty Foundation, and the Trinity Program.

Dr. Anna Felsl, PHD, LCP

Anna Felsl. psychologist

 Dr. Anna Felsl is a licensed Clinical Psychologist. She was born in Germany.  She then moved to Puerto Rico where she resided for 21 years.  Dr. Felsl completed her Bachelor of Science at Pontifical Catholic University in Ponce, Puerto Rico and she later received her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Carlos Albizu University in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 2002.  Soon after, Dr. Felsl began to narrow her focus and started to work primarily doing assessments and evaluations in children, adolescents, and adults.  At the same time, Dr. Felsl was also doing classwork at the undergraduate and graduate level and taking courses such as statistics, personality theories, and research.  

Dr. Felsl became licensed as a Clinical Psychologist in Texas in 2012 and later moved to Texas in 2013 where she lived in Dallas for 2 years.  While in Dallas, Dr. Felsl's work was primarily working with the elderly.  Dr. Felsl moved to San Antonio in January 2015, working with children and women doing initial assessments and therapy.  She also conductsPsychological Assessments, and testing, and pre-employment screening for individuals of all ages.

Nancy Sheridan, CRT


Nancy is a devoted mother of four beautiful children and wife to a retired US Army officer. She is a Biblical Counselor and Certified Restorative Therapist, trained by Dr. Mark Jones, LMFT.

Nancy counsels individuals and families as well as groups. She also facilitates breakthrough healing during his powerful Trinity Program as a hands on counselor and group leader.  She has worked with Dr. Jones for more than 6 years, and enjoys helping people find purposeful living and God's restoration after trauma.

Nancy is knowledgeable in, and applies, the therapeutic use of essential oils for anointing and balancing the body both emotionally and physically.

Walter "Dub" Jones


Dub is the older brother of Dr. Mark Jones and joined the practice in 2012.  Dub has been a Certified Restorative Therapist since 2001. Dub served as a pastor since 1975 during which time he counseled thousands of hours with individuals and families. Dub has served as Chaplain for the Kendall County Sheriff's office since 1996 where he counseled and ministered to many individuals and families in crisis. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree at Southwestern University of the Assemblies of God in 1975, with honors, and has been an ordained minister for 30 years. Dub specializes in the spiritual aspect of healing and instruction while also providing key insights for the client to help bring them to a place of freedom, peace and a new productive relationship with others and God.

Caroline Behrens, CPC

Caroline Gaines. Life Coach

Caroline helps parents of kids with special needs who are experiencing stress and exhaustion from managing care for their family and care for themselves, and want to create balance in their family and personal lives. By doing so, they will achieve stronger relationships, freedom from feeling bound to their child’s disability, and a successful plan for their family’s future and the life they want to live. She also empowers people to reach their full potential, live out their purpose, discover their gifts and strengths, set and achieve short term and long term goals, change unhealthy patterns, and step into their true identity.

Caroline Gaines Behrens graduated from Baylor University with her bachelor of science degree in Special Education. She is a certified early childhood through 12th grade special education teacher as well as a certified professional life coach. Caroline brings her experience as the former teacher of a special needs life skills class coupled with her abilities as a professional certified life coach to encourage and bring people into a place of inner healing and renewed strength.

Gene Benedict, LPC-S


Gene is a Florida native who attended a Christian Liberal Arts college in Central Florida where he obtained a BA in Pastoral Ministries and Minor in Bible. For 20 years he was involved in full and part-time Christian ministry in Illinois, Oklahoma, and in Texas, as an Associate Pastor, Youth Minister, and Interim Pastor.

In 1990, Gene earned an MA in Counseling at St. Mary’s University here in San Antonio and is a Marriage and Family Therapist. He worked with troubled children and teens for six years while working for Texas MHMR and has specialty training in the area ofdomestic violence and chemical dependency. Gene has taught courses at Texas A&M and was a men's group facilitator for a Christian-based Domestic Violence Recovery Program.  He has also been a counselor at Methodist Hospital and Laurel Ridge.  Gene was an Associate Pastor and Counselor at Harvest Fellowship for 5 years. In addition to his private practice, Gene is a consultant with Embassy of Hope in San Antonio and has co-authored  When It's All Her Fault, which deals with arrested development.

Gene has years of experience working with children, teens, couples and individuals and enjoys doing pre-marital counseling. Gene wants to help restore troubled marriages and help make good marriages even better! All his counseling is done from a Biblical perspective.  Gene has been married for over forty three years and has two adult daughters and seven grandchildren.  Gene is in network for both TRICARE and Medicaid

Britt Dodson, CRT


Britt is a Certified Restorative Therapist who conducts Faith-Based Counseling and is the daughter of Dr. Mark Jones. She counsels primarily adolescent and teenage girls and young women, with a concentration of thirty years and younger. Britt earned her Bachelors degree in Art and in Public Relations from Missouri Valley College where she graduated Cum Lade. She is also the 2004 Bronze Medal Texas State Champion and 2005 United States Team National Freestyle and Junior National Freestyle wrestling champion. Britt has a unique insight into recognizing and solving problems that today's young people face that helps them overcome personal; emotional and mental struggle within themselves, their relationships and family struggles. She is able to help her clients identify their strength and God-given gifting and maximize their potential to the fullest.

Britain Hayes LPC-I and LCDC-I


After Britain received her bachelor’s degree from University of San Diego in 1999 she began her first business at age 24. After selling that business ten years later, Britain decided to pursue her true passion and returned to get her Masters in Clinical Mental Health at UTSA. While in Graduate School Britain became a certified Life Coach and began building her practice immediately. Although Britain’s initial counseling interests were in the areas of addiction, spirituality and overcoming identity issues she did her internship at the Children’s Bereavement Center of South Texas that specialized in grief and trauma. While there she used talk therapy, child play therapy and artistic interventions to help clients of all ages work through their grief
journey. Britain’s life experience combined with her education, knowledge of the Twelve Step Program, work as a bereavement counselor and life coach have given her versatile skills in healing. At present Britain is pursuing her licensure as a Licensed Certified Drug Counselor and
Licensed Professional Counselor.

Michael Benitez, LCDC


Michael "Mickey" Benitez is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor with over fourteen years of experience working in the counseling field. He has worked in Christian ministry for over twenty years. He is a former youth pastor and has been an ordained minister for twelve years. He found his calling in counseling at-risk youth and helping them
to lead their lives with intention and purpose. Mickey has over eight years of experience working with the opioid addicted population and has worked in various settings including residential, outpatient, and intensive outpatient programs. Mickey specializes in motivational speaking and has presented at conferences across the state. He also has experience working with people who suffer from social anxieties as a result of their substance use disorder. Mickey's work is guided by the belief that every person is capable of changing and achieving success. His passion is
inspiring people to live sober, fulfilling, and happy lives.

Lisa Pinkstaff, MA, LPC, BCN


Lisa's professional motto is "Creating Harmony from Chaos."  She does this through neurofeedback and biofeedback. Lisa graduated from University of Texas at San Antonio and is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as Board Certified in Neurofeedback.

Neurofeedback research has shown effectiveness in treating anxiety,
ADHD, ADD, focus and attention, migraines; essentially, most issues that originate in the brain. Lisa works with a variety of clients, from children to adults.

Jennifer Velasquez, LCSW