MISSION: “Empowering therapists to heal brokenness.”

VISION: “We will fully equip the next generation of Christian therapists, strategically locate them in churches and communities and commit to bring affordable, compassionate and empowering healing to everyone we can.”

The Center for Enriching Relationships, Inc. accomplishes its mission as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt counseling center supplying professional psychotherapy services with biblically consistent approaches and other resources at reasonable and affordable fees.

The Center for Enriching Relationships, Inc. is non-denominational and is not affiliated with any particular church. We believe in the sanctity and authority of the local church. We are pleased to provide counseling, teaching and training that support the ministries of local churches of a wide variety of denominations. Our desire is to serve the local church through offering our professional expertise in areas that may compliment the ministry strengths of pastors, partnering with them to best serve the members of their congregations and their communities.

The Center for Enriching Relationships, Inc. is placing professional psychotherapists in local church ministries. These relationship experts are assisting local churches enjoy increased relationship health and spiritual growth.

We believe in the authority of the Bible, Old and New testaments, as inerrant and the inspired Word of God (2 Timothy 3:16; 2 Peter 1:20 & 21). We believe in one God, eternally existing in three persons - Father, Son and Holy Spirit (1 John 5:7; Matthew 28:19; 1 Peter 1:2). We believe that all who receive by faith the Lord Jesus Christ are born again of the Holy Spirit and thereby become the children of God. (John 1:12; 3:16; Romans 10:9-10; Galatians 3:26).

Therapy services offered for pastors, leaders, couples, families, and individuals.
Security as you or your family seek a psychotherapist who has the highest professional training and maturity based in strong Christian faith. Professional psychotherapy standards of the highest quality that are founded upon the Bible's enduring principles for healthy living. Convenience with offices located throughout San Diego County in Carlsbad, Chula Vista, Coronado, Eastlake, El Cajon, Escondido, Lakeside, La Mesa, Mission Valley, Oceanside, Rancho Bernardo, Santee and Spring Valley.

  • Availability with convenient appointments offered morning, afternoon, evening, and Saturdays to fit your busy schedule.

  • Financial arrangements for professional services at fees which can be adjusted to meet special needs. Private insurance is accepted, based on your plan's limitations. We also accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express.

  • Education and inspiration through seminars, workshops, retreats and keynote addresses designed especially for your church, school, company or association.

Enriching Relationships was first incorporated in Kansas (2003) by Donald W. Welch, Ph.D., MFT in an attempt to strengthen and enrich relationships.