About Don


  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor, IN
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, IN
  • National Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor
  • National Certified Counselor
  • Master of Arts in Religion, Christian Theological Seminary, IN
  • Reality Therapy Certified, The William Glasser Institute

Professional Memberships

  • Psychology Today
  • American Mental Health Counselors Association
  • Indiana Counseling Association
  • National Board of Certified Counselors
  • The William Glasser Institute
  • Indianapolis Rainbow Chamber of Commerce

Don’s professional life has been in education, ministry, and counseling. His mission has always been that of teaching others how to live a happy life. He has had a private counseling practice since 1988. Don works with individuals, couples, and families. He works with straight persons as well as those in the LGBTQ community. He is a supportive ally of the LGBT community.

Don and his wife, Sue, have four adult children and five grandchildren. They are active members of North United Methodist Church. North is an open, affirming, and welcoming congregation. Don enjoys going to the gym, playing competitive tennis, and spending time with friends and family.

[photo] Don and Sue Childers at home