Dr. Sharon Arrindell (formerly Smith) is a professional Christian counselor, pastor, and author of several inspirational guide books.
Dr. Sharon Arrindell is one of today’s leading figures in the field of counseling and psychology. A born-again Christian, Dr. Arrindell is very passionate about providing guidance and inspiration to many people through her work in the community, the ministry, her project, the Inspired Wholeness Enterprise, and her published books. Today, we will get to know more about this inspiring woman and her amazing work.
Dr. Sharon Arrindell: Life and Education
Sharon Arrindell (formerly Smith) originally spent sixteen years working as a personal seamstress. Eventually, she decided to leave the fashion industry. She was inspired to go back to school and complete her education after several significant life changes and lessons. She first earned a B.S. in Organizational Management in 2003. In 2006, she then obtained her M.S. in Counseling from Mercy College. Ten years after, Sharon earned her Doctorate in Biblical Counseling/Biblical Studies from Master’s International School of Divinity. She also has a second Doctorate in education, specializing in higher education from Concordia University. Despite these educational achievements, Dr. Sharon Arrindell never stopped pursuing knowledge and wisdom in various studies. Her list of education and credentials includes the following:
· Master of Science degree in Counseling
· Doctorate in Biblical Counseling/Biblical Studies.
· Ordained Pastor under The Federation of Independent Revolutionary Ministries (FIRM).
· An associate pastor at First Community Worship Center (FCWC) under the leadership of pastor Andrew McDonald.
· Member of and a licensed pastoral counselor with Federal Association of Christian Counselors and Therapists (FACCT).
· Currently pursuing a second doctorate in education Ed.D.
· Accomplished author – view published books here.
· Wholeness Counseling Service is a part of Inspired Wholeness Ministries – view her ministry service here.
· Dr. Sharon writes a blog for The Premier Guide to E-Counseling Services and Mental Health – Check out the blogs at e-counseling.com.
Dr. Sharon Arrindell began working in the counseling industry shortly after college. Since 2006, she has worked as a school counselor. In 2012, she began her work as a private Christian counselor. One of Dr. Sharon’s goals in life is to help assure everyone she encounters that God is there through all their suffering, pain, and doubts and that God has the power to heal all wounds. As a professional, she is dedicated to providing the utmost personal care and comfort to her clients. She considers her profession as a life calling and believes that ‘it is only as God works through her, that people will reap the benefits of healing and wholeness.’
“Although I am placed in the position of hearing some horrific stories at times, I gain complete gratification when my clients walk away whole and healed, and able to move forward with their lives.”
For Dr. Sharon Arrindell, to achieve fulfillment and success in business is to meet the needs of people and bring them to a place of ultimate wholeness. Thus, the Inspired Wholeness Enterprise consists of Wholeness Counseling Service (a spiritual coaching program), Inspired Wholeness School (features courses and books by Dr. Arrindell), and Inspired Wholeness Ministries (offers teaching, preaching and annual conferences utilized to ultimately guide people towards real and lasting change).
Dr. Sharon Arrindell spends her free time traveling, bonding with family, and exercise. With six published works under her name, it is safe to say that Dr. Arrindell has also developed a strong passion for writing.
Dr. Sharon Arrindell: Published Works
Weapons for Victory: Memoirs of a Perfect Storm (2013)
31 Days of Wholeness: Women’s Daily Devotional / Workbook (2016)
Newbies In The Kingdom: Daily Devotional For New Believers (2017)
Christian Divorce Wars: A Biblical View (2020)
Embracing Our Queenly Anointing: Anointed for such a time as this (Esther 4:14) (2021)
The Shepherd’s Call: Study Guide Revised Edition of the Shepherd’s Call Manual (2021)
To know more about Dr. Sharon Arrindell, her works, and her books, visit her official website today.