Gayle is a Alcohol and Drug Counselor with 30 years experience in private practice, 22 of those years spent on staff at a local church. Also a PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) Counselor through The American Association of Christian Counselors/Armed Forces. Her practice is based on Christian meditation, focusing on healing the inner wounds of the heart.
Ministry: Gayle is the founder and director of Live Free Ministry at The Fathers House Church in Vacaville, California. She is also Founder and and Director of the Live Free Counseling Department at her church where she and her team train and equip volunteer Live Free Counselors.
Along with the team, she conducts a six week training course, which helps “Equipping Equippers to Equip” under the Live Free Ministry. Gayle also runs the Advanced Leadership Training Course designed for volunteer counselors and for people who want to be part of the ministry leadership. When not running the course, Gayle is available to teach the basics to various other groups and also does guest speaking at conferences.
Counseling Practice: She currently works part-time out of her home. Due to time and space, her clientele are usually referrals and consist of people who want to get to the core reason for their life issues and pain by going deeper. She provides warmth and acceptance with the ability to truly listen to the spoken and the unspoken. Gayle's greatest attribute is identifying an individuals gifting and uncovering their true identity by using her prophetic gifting. She has a gift of being able to quickly determine the core issue of a person's pain which brings about immediate hope for their healing.
Family: Gayle is a native Californian, born and raised in Napa. She has been married for 35 years to Francis Belanger, who is an Air Force Retiree. Together they have 7 children, 14 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren, and two Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dogs who add a lot of fun to their home. They enjoy hanging out in their back yard and swimming with family and friends. They also love to go camping in their motor home, especially up the coast of Northern California.
Gayle's passion is dedicated to helping others live free and she has recently published "Live Free: The Inner Journey to Healing.
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