John Caleb Threadcraft graduated from Briarwood Christian High School in Birmingham, AL and received a B.S. in Psychology from Auburn University. Following graduation, John Caleb traveled overseas where he worked with humanitarian aid workers and missionaries until September 11th, 2002, at which time he enlisted in the U.S. Army. Two years after enlisting John Caleb attended Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, GA, where he was commissioned as an Infantry officer. Qualified as a U.S. Army Airborne Ranger with deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, John Caleb left the Army in 2009 and began conducting private security work in support of the U.S. Government abroad. In 2011, John Caleb opened his own logistics company and worked in Africa, Central Asia and the Middle East, until 2015 when he returned home to complete a Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Counseling. In 2019, John Caleb went on to complete a Master of Arts degree at Liberty University in Human Services Counseling with a focus on crisis response and trauma.
John Caleb is currently licensed by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling (ABEC) as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and is also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). John Caleb also completed his training to become a Associate Multiple Addiction Therapist (AMAT), which includes Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT) training and Chemical & Alcohol Dependency training, both offered through the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP). The Associate Multiple Addiction Therapist (AMAT) training is specifically designed to help practitioners treat co-occurring disorders, which are prevalent in counseling today. John Caleb is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) through EMDRIA, provides AD/HD testing for clients using the Copeland Symptom Checklist and the computerized Test of Variables of Attention (T.O.V.A. ®), and is a certified facilitator of the PREPARE/ENRICH ® assessment for couples seeking marital and pre-marital counseling. John Caleb is also an approved member of the Focus on the Family’s Christian Counselors Referral Network (CCN).
John Caleb is passionate about helping clients cultivate inner strength and resilience and utilizes a multidimensional approach to combat the antagonists’ of psychological and spiritual well-being. John Caleb integrates a number of theoretical models during counseling to include Structural Family Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Cognitive Behavioral Family Therapy (CBFT), Narrative Therapy, and Internal Family Systems (IFS). Sessions are also meaningfully informed by attachment theory and the latest findings from interpersonal neurobiology.
Today John Caleb lives in Birmingham, AL with his wife Jessica, daughters Shea and Shiloh Grace and son Noah David.