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Ron Mumbower, Ph.D

Director of Employee Development

Dr. Ron Mumbower leads our Employee Development division. He works with communities and organizations to help in unifying their teams to develop strategies and goals for moving them forward. Dr. Mumbower uses psychology and therapy principles and methods to solve problems in the culture to improve the quality of life. He studies workplace productivity, management, and employee working styles. He collaborates with leadership and management to help plan processes, carry out screenings and training sessions, and develop a plan for the future.

Dr. Mumbower earned his master’s and doctorate degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been in practice for over 35 years. Dr. Mumbower is well-known for founding the Summit Counseling Center in Jackson, Mississippi. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, four sons and grandchildren, as well as traveling the world to educate future therapists.

Dr. Mumbower’s specialties include Employee Development, Couples Counseling, Marriage Counseling, Conflict, Infidelity, Affairs, & Divorce, Grief & Loss Counseling, Terminal Illness Diagnosis, Anticipatory Grief, Sudden Loss, Bereavement, Mourning, PTSD, Traumatic Events, Compassion Fatigue, Chronic Stress, Men’s Issues, Sexual Issues, Sex Addiction, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Violence, Anger Management, Addiction, and Depression.

“Our past is a teaching tool. Today is to be lived, and we have the hope for tomorrow,” Dr. Mumbower said.I want to help build you up, prepare the road ahead of you and remove the obstacles to allow you to live the life you were destined to live.”